Rob Lee wrote:
|| Seems like only yesterday - but was probably a year or two ago -
|| that I urged use of stainless steel in LV planes and you indicated
|| that stainless was an unsuitable material...
|| For a week now I've been drooling all over the front cover of my
|| April LV catalog admiring - of all things - a beautiful stainless
|| steel plane made by someone other than Lee Valley!
|| Is this an indication that you've re-considered the suitability of
|| stainless steel - or are you just tantalizing us?
| It's not that SS is unsuitable.... it's just a pig to work with....
| One never says never.... but I can say "not soon". Don't try to
| nail down "not soon" though.... :)
Ok, I won't, but neither will I miss any opportunities to nudge. :-)
Just remember that I'd rather buy 'em from LV than from somewhere
DeSoto, Iowa USA