A carpenter’s plane with a blade set at an acute angle, used especially for planing across the end grain of wood.
- Set the nails and use a block plane to remove additional wood as needed to make the extension jamb flush with the wall surface.
- In that case, use a block plane to plane the jamb flush with the interior wall surface.
- Mark all cut lines with a pencil; trim panels to size using a block plane for the sides and a handsaw for the ends.
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