rabbet plane

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Noun1.rabbet plane - a woodworking plane designed to cut rabbets
dado plane - a plane for making a dado groove
carpenter's plane, woodworking plane, plane - a carpenter's hand tool with an adjustable blade for smoothing or shaping wood; "the cabinetmaker used a plane for the finish work"
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An absolute 'must' for aspiring amateur woodworking instructional reference collections, "Classic Handplanes and Joinery: Essential Tips and Techniques for Woodworkers" by Scott Wynn is an illustrated instructional manual showing how to choose, set up, maintain, and master the most popular joinery planes, including plow planes, rabbet planes, router planes, shoulder planes, specialty planes, and more.
* Rabbet planes, used widely by cabinetmakers, cut rectangular recesses out of the edge of boards and make grooves in flat surfaces.