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Superior Japanese Hand Tools for Woodworking, Kitchen, Gardening and Grooming

Komori Block Plane / Mame-hira-ganna

Available Options


-Blue Steel #1 with Ju-watetsu* (Jigane)
-Comes with white oak block / Shirogashi Dai from Inomoto

-A number of options available (see above)


* This soft iron, Ju-watetsu (Jigane), is softer than other types of iron. It provides better shock absorbency and easier sharpening


Dai/Block Sizes:

54mm  L. 220mm (8-3/4") x W. 72mm (2-7/8") x H. 27mm (1-1/8")

48mm  L. 220mm (8-3/4") x W. 65mm (2-5/8") x H. 27mm (1-1/8")

42mm  L. 213mm (8-3/8") x W. 60mm (2-3/8") x H. 27mm (1-1/8")


Oi-masame is our recommendation. Please let us know if you would like Masame.

We can accommodate any bedding angle for a Hira-ganna / smoothing plane. If it's steeper than 40 degrees, an additional charge will be required. Please contact us for details.