Lie-Nielsen #8 Throat Adjustment

  • 19 Nov 2018 1:45 PM
    Message # 6914353

    Hi Rob,

    Just finished watching Display Case Episode #3.  I'm thinking that the throat adjustment problem you encountered on the #8 was caused by the High Angle Blade.  The 20 degree back bevel would lower the cutting edge closer to the face of the frog much like using a thinner blade would and necessitate moving the frog forward beyond it's designed adjustment limit (actually shortening the length of the primary bevel).  I checked mine with a standard blade and no problem closing the throat to zero.

    Nice fix though!

    Carry on.

    Larry

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