I prepared this about four hours ago but got distracted! In th meantime you and Matt have got it all sorted.
I see that the plane is blue. What timber will you be using?
Silly comments aside, the positioning of the blade will need some adjustment either forward or back as for the moment there is no effective mouth. Moving the blade bed back will give less room for blade adjustment bearing in mind you need "tap" room. Moving the blade forward may make it too far forward: The dilemma."
However, there was clearly another and more simple solution.
"Power tends to corrupt. Absolute power corrupts, absolutely!"