The metal plane. Best results. Little effort.
The different metal planes at a glance
The plane has a pistol grip and a smaller knob. A lever for lateral adjustment of the plane iron and a wheel for adjusting the chip thickness are within easy reach. Professionals use the STANLEY brand here.
The one-hand planer, also called block plane, has instead of a handle only lateral grip recesses for one-handed operation. With the one-hand planer, the planer mouth can be opened and closed. STANLEY is the brand for professionals.