Veritas Router Plane
Veritas Router Plane
£148.96 (£124.13 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
  • Includes blade sharpening jig
  • A optional side fence is available separately
  • Show More
£148.96 (£124.13 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 Straight Blade for Router Plane -  1/4"
  • Veritas Dovetail Saw
Total: £244.47

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. Weight 900g (2 lb), base size 142 x 80mm.

Supplied with two high carbon steel cutters: a two-piece 12.7mm (1/2") straight forged blade, a two-piece 12.7mm (1/2") pointed blade (for final smoothing) and a blade sharpening jig.

The optional fence (available separately) which is made of stainless steel and aluminium 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.

Information Downloads

This product is on page 224 of the Axminster Tools & Machinery 2018/19 Catalogue.


Nett Weight 910 g (2lb)
Plane Blade Width 12.7 mm (1/2")
Plane Sole Length 80 mm
Reviews (11)

Customer Reviews

Overall rating 4.9 out of 5 based on 11 reviews

Newest Customer Reviews


Gavin Mutch

3 August 2018

Worth the wait

I waited along time for this router plane to back into stock, resisting the admirable LN alternative as I did so. Good things come to those who wait however, it is everything I hoped it would be, based on the Veritas tools I already own. I see it is out of stock again, but I urge patience for those interested in purchasing. You will not be disappointed.


22 August 2017

Great tool

Veritable make good tools which work straight out of the box.


24 July 2017


This is a beautifully crafted tool, as to be expected from Veritas. Simple to set up and use. My only gripe is that the grub screw which locates the blade tends to come loose during use. I am considering using Loctite on the threads to cure this issue. Otherwise a joy to use.

Nigel Brown

8 June 2017

Hand planes forever!

The cost of used Router Planes on auction sites remains high so the step up to a new Veritas plane is not so significant and this is the second Veritas plane type I have purchased instead of an older used Stanley or Record. I would say that this plane has permanently changed my direction in woodwork towards using more hand tools. I now find myself reaching for this plane to do multitude of jobs that I would not have considered using a plane for. I am also re-evaluating what tools I use and I can see some of my excellent condition older planes being sold and replaced with Veritas versions. the quality of construction, machining and adjustment is superb and they have resulted in an overall improvement in the fit and finish of my woodworking joints. To most casual users, the improvements won't be immediately apparent but they are superb tools to use. My workshop is a quieter and more productive place without the screaming of power tools. Not selling the power tools completely but certainly using hand tools mostly now. A third Veritas plane is already on order, it probably won't be the last.

Nigel wood basher

29 May 2017

superb tool

Diy woodworker couldn't justify £150 for second hand Stanley No 71 spent a little time honing blade (wow now its sharp) what an amazing tool, totally impressed
couldn't be more pleased glad I purchased

Privacy Policy & Cookies

We use cookies to improve and personalise our services, for marketing and for social activity. Please see our privacy policy for more information on how and why we use your data. You can change your cookie settings at any time. By continuing, you agree to our use of cookies.