spokeshave


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a small plane that has a handle on each side of its blade

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Sand or plane the rail surfaces smooth (we used a spokeshave to plane the inside curves).
It is the ideal tool for use with the drawknife or spokeshave, and is most used in that fashion.
Using a wheel-maker's spokeshave, or plane, they prepared one-eighth inch thick shavings out of green wood.
Dyall suggests that `most of the large stone tools can be recognized as the chisels, scrapers, gravers, rasps, and spokeshaves needed to make the wooden implements (boomerangs, clubs, spear-throwers, shields, food vessels, canoes, paddles, etc) which were so widely used in daily life.
Their size and edge shape indicates use as spokeshaves.