Win a Gift Card worth up to £500!  Reveal our Christmas Giveaway plus festive delivery info & opening hours

Need to contact us?

Check our opening hours for the festive season

12 Days of Christmas Giveaway

Win a Gift Card every day until 12th December!

Free Delivery* & Easy Returns

Find out everything you need to know including last order dates

Click & Collect in store

Visit your local store, we have lots of events planned this month

Veritas Router Plane
Veritas Router Plane
£109.96 (£91.63 Ex. VAT)

Veritas Router Plane

Code: 701927

  • Ductile cast iron body
  • Ideal for cutting dadoes and grooves and inlay or intarsia work
  • Spring-loaded collar holds the blade, allowing easy blade adjustment and removal
  • Supplied with 12.7mm straight blade and a two-piece 12.7mm spear-point blade
  • A optional side fence is available separately
  • Show More
£109.96 (£91.63 Ex. VAT)

Collect in store, we'll confirm your reservation within 1 hour.

Check stock at your local store

Chosen store -

Loading stock for

In stock - collect from in 1 hour

Low stock - collect from in 1 hour

Out of stock at

Change store
Learn how it works

We'll aim to dispatch your products the same day when you order before 4pm, Monday to Friday.

  • Standard UK (1-2 day) - free
  • Premium UK (next day) - from £6
  • International - available
Find out more

We're commited to selling high-quality products, however we also know thats there are times when you need to exchange or return an item.

  • No quibble 30 day returns policy
  • Arrange your return online, in-store or by phone
  • Simple and easy returns process
Find out more

Frequently Bought Together

  • Veritas Router Plane
  • Veritas Fence for Router Plane
  • Veritas 1/4" Straight Blade for Router Plane
  • Veritas Micro-Adjust Gauge - Metric Graduations
Total: £164.34
Description

In Detail

With a ductile cast iron body accurately machined and ground flat to a high standard, the Veritas Router Plane is ideal for cutting dadoes and grooves or for cleaning out areas to a precise depth. Blade depth is set by a fine screw feed and a positive locking depth stop sets depth of cut. A spring-loaded collar holds the blade, allowing easy blade adjustment and removal. The knobs are positioned for comfort and control. Includes two high carbon steel cutters: a two-piece 12.7mm (1/2") straight forged blade and a two-piece 12.7mm (1/2") pointed blade (for final smoothing). Weight 900g (2 lb), base size 142 x 80mm. The optional fence (available separately) which is made of stainless steel and aluminum can be positioned on either side of the plane and will work on both straight and curved pieces. In addition to using for dadoes or grooves, the router plane is the perfect tool for inlay or for cleaning out areas for hardware installation, where fine control is critical. If you would like to make a pair of custom handles, a hardware kit that includes two turned brass connectors, two hanger bolts, a hex bolt is available.

Specification

Specification

Nett Weight 910g (2lb)
Plane Blade Width 12.7mm (1/2")
Plane Sole Length 80mm (3.1/8")
Reviews (4)

Customer Reviews

Overall rating 4.8 out of 5 based on 4 reviews

Newest Customer Reviews

Features
Value
Quality

Jon

7 November 2016

Good router plane

This tool is beautifully made, feels good in the hand and is intuitive to use. It can accommodate both 1/4 and 1/2 inch blades and be used for routing in the field of the router for stability or, simply by removing the blade, rotating the attachment mechanism 180, and reinserting the blade facing to the outside of the tool, up against a surface. Adjustments are good and the depth stop is really useful. The fence is a little bit fiddly but it works ok. I did find the locking mechanism doesn't always hold the 1/4 inch cutter securely. I remedied this by tightening the knob, wiggling the cutter the check if secure and if not, tightening again. Sounds simple but it's a bit of a pain every time you increase the cutter depth. Otherwise a first rate tool.
Quality
Features
Value

joe Dillon

19 June 2016

feeling duped

Just received this router plane as a fathers day present. As I didn't personally buy this I didn't read all the blurb and thought as you would that the side fence as plainly pictured came with the plane.
Don't be fooled as I was, it doesn't.
Axminster, get your act together.
Now, that being said, straight out of the box, the plane oozes quality, It has a reassuring weight to it, all the adjustments are wonderfully smooth and the handles are a joy.
Can't wait to get some shavings and add quality to my work.
Quality
Features
Value

Robert Harvey

1 October 2015

Couldn't be more pleased

Having two Lie-Nielsen planes, I had trouble debating whether I should get one of their Router Planes or this Veritas one. What swung it for me was knowing I would have less trouble sharpening the (removable) Veritas blades than the Lie-Nielsen ones. There were no reviews for it on here until Chippy's review on the day mine arrived, so I was delighted to read his praise for this one over the L-N version. I can only comment on the Veritas one and I am absolutely delighted with it. It's beautifully made and is a complete joy to use. I love it.
Quality
Features
Value

Chippy

27 September 2015

Best version of the router plane

A router plane is a useful tool to have even in a power tooled environment. This is miles better then the Lie Nielsen version.
It's heavier,takes Stanley blades, the fence (while extra) is far more useful,the blade locking mechanism is sprung so the blade doesn't fall out when changing and is better quality than the LN. Veritas offer loads more blades (you would have to special order them from America) LN offers ones blade., and the way you can take the tip of the blades off and hone them on a jig supplied is great.
For me to buy this over the LN is a no brainier

Alternative Options

People Also Looked At