Build a classic wooden chisel plane with detailed project plans and instruction by woodworker Norm Pollack. The location of the blade is what makes the chisel plane unique. This article details how to make the body, cut the taper with a trimming jig, rout the finger grooves, shape the heel, mount the threaded insert, and make the cap. Pollack also shares finishing tips and his methods for adjusting and using the plane.

From Fine Woodworking #148