Making a Kanna
A custom mameganna (small “bean” plane), such as might be used by furniture makers, can be made fairly quickly from an old chisel.
This type of kanna might be used for shaping saya or tsuka or for other small woodwork projects requiring a custom radius or access to tight spaces. Materials for the project are simply a scrap of oak and a discarded chisel blade that has been reshaped.
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