Ibex thumbplane for instrument makers
12mm blade width
- Convex base.
- Made from durable silicon brass
- Chrome vanadium blade is extremely hard and holds a very sharp edge
- Easy and accurate thumbscrew blade adjustment
These planes were designed by Irving Sloane specifically for instrument making. The combination of small size and a rounded base is especially suited to carving and scalloping bracing, carving tops/backs for archtop instruments and many other lutherie applications.