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  • For surface finishing and final smoothing
  • 255mm(10") long with a 60mm(2-3/8") wide blade
  • Ground sole
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The No. 4 1/2 has the heft to help finely smooth, even the most difficult grain. All Rider planes are good quality and suitable for home or professional site or bench use. A No. 4 1/2 with its wide blade can cover a greater area in fewer strokes.

Well made, the Rider No.4 1/2 has many excellent features. The main casting is ductile iron chosen for its high strength and impact resistance. It has an adjustable frog, depth and lateral blade control and Indian hardwood handles. The cap iron and other quality fittings on the planes are solid brass, an ideal material for moving parts.

The sole is 255mm (10") long with a 60mm (2-3/8") wide blade. The sole of the plane is flat and accurate.

Rider planes only require the bare minimum of initial preparation. The blade comes honed with a secondary bevel ready to take shavings. Each blade is oil quenched, high carbon spring steel, hardened and tempered to HRC 63.

Every plane undergoes careful inspection in Axminster to ensure consistent quality. The No. 4 1/2 comes with a spare blade and plane sock. We are confident that Axminster Rider planes represent a good standard in traditional, quality plane manufacture and great value.

Key Features

  • For surface finishing and final smoothing
  • 255mm(10") long with a 60mm(2-3/8") wide blade
  • Ground sole
  • Ductile, cast iron body
  • Twice waxed hardwood handles
  • Honed 3mm thick, O1 high carbon steel blade
  • Supplied with a spare blade and a plane sock
This product is on page 257 of the Axminster Tools Catalogue View Page 257

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