Veritas Router Plane
Veritas Router Plane
£148.94 (£124.12 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
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£148.94 (£124.12 Ex. VAT)

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Frequently Bought Together

  • Veritas Router Plane
  • Veritas Fence for Router Plane
  • Veritas 1/4" Straight Blade for Router Plane
  • Veritas Honing Compound
Total: £196.17

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.



Nett Weight 910 g (2lb)
Plane Blade Width 12.7 mm (1/2")
Plane Sole Length 80 mm
Reviews (10)

Customer Reviews

Overall rating 4.9 out of 5 based on 10 reviews

Newest Customer Reviews



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


16 February 2017

Hit the nail on the head

I need to find a tool that could help me do the works of inlay butterfly so I purchased Veritas router plane and also a 1/4 "blade.
I'm not a craftsman the woodworking is my hobby.
I must admit that with this planer I work much easier, faster, and not only for butterfly inlay but also for other jobs where you

need to make precise slot without having to use the electric router. I think you can better control the work with Veritas router

Working with the Veritas router plane is pleasant. Very compact shape, comfortable grip, perfect weight of the plane, ground sole

smooth and flat are features that allow you to control it really well, and if you cut small thicknesses at a time the plane flies over

the wood and slot remains very smooth.

The installation system, adjustment, and the lock blade is simple and intuitive in the operation. in less than one minute you can

change and adjust the blade perfectly.

I would have preferred having Veritas Optional Fence already included because it is a very useful item and it adds possibilities for

more interesting jobs.

I hoped I could to purchase the guide with the planer, but it was not available, I wanted to save money on shipping but It was out

stock. In my opinion It is useful and I'm going to buy it as soon as available.

The order and delivery where handled in a very accurate way by Axminster.
The overseas shipping with an excellent tracking just four days for Italy is something that a professional seller of Axminster can

give you.

It is a usefull tools and money well spent !!!!!!
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