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Comparison of Veritas® Bench Planes (imperial)

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Abstract

This article gives an tabular comparison of the technical data on various Veritas bench planes. It is not a comparison with other makers.

Motivation

I was looking for a convenient chart on Veritas planes and couldn't directly find one.

Disclaimer

All values are approximations and may have errors. This is only for informational purposes, do not rely on the validity of these values for anything.

I am in no way affiliated with Veritas.

Source

Basically just what I found on the Veritas site.

Low-Angle Planes (Bevel-Up)

Name Length Width Blade width Weight Product IDs*
Veritas® Low-Angle Smooth Plane 10-1/2" 2-1/2" 2" 3-1/2 lb 05P25.01/.51/.71
Veritas® Small Bevel-Up Smooth Plane 9" 2-5/16" 1-3/4" 2 lb 12 oz 05P39.01/.51/.71
Veritas® Low-Angle Jack Plane 15" 2-3/4" 2-1/4" 6 lb 05P34.01/.51/.71
Veritas® Bevel-Up Smoother Plane 10" 3-1/8" 2-1/4" 5 lb 05P36.01/.51
Veritas® Bevel-Up Jointer Plane 22" 2-7/8" 2-1/4" 7-1/2 lb 05P37.01/.51/.71

Regular Planes (Bevel-Down)

Name Length Width Blade width Weight Product IDs*
Veritas® #4 Smooth Plane 9-1/2" 2" 4 lb 6 oz 05P26.01/.51/.71
Veritas® #4-1/2 Smoothing Plane 10" 2-7/8" 2-3/8" 5 lb 05P23.01/.51/.71
Veritas® #5-1/4W Bench Plane 12" 2" 5 lb 05P24.01/.51/.71
Veritas® #6 Fore Plane 18" 2-3/8" 6-3/4 lb 05P28.01/.51/.71

 * indicates steel type: .01 = A2, .51 = O1, .71 = PMV-11