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- n. A rabbet / rebate for holding a sash window
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The rabbet on the outer edge of a sash bar to hold the glass and the putty.
- n. A plane for making a rabbet.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of plane used for grooving timber or for rebates.
- n. A rabbet on the outer edge of a sash-bar to hold the glass and the putty.
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For special functions within the joint they may be provided with bore holes to receive fillister-head screws.
The keys are fixed by countersunk fillister-head screws, so that a displacement of the key in the keyway is prevented.
Rebating planes are the moving fillister, the sash fillister, the common rebating plane, the side rebating plane.
None was more appealing than D.niel D. Whitker's saw-rabbet plane (pat. 52,478) which combined "an adjustable saw with an adjustable fence or gage, both being attached to a stock with handle similar to a plane, forming together a tool combining the properties of the joiner's plow and fillister" (fig. 61).
-- 1832: THE WORKBENCH DELINEATED BY NICHOLSON was little improved over Moxon's, although the planes -- jack (1), trying plane (2), smoothing plane (3), sash fillister (7), and plow
For "filister" read "fillister"; according to more or less contemporary dictionaries, it is a misspelling.
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