Ray iles plane irons ray iles was one of the last people to learn the trade of toolmaking from the little mesters of sheffield he helped his father ashley to build his business, ashley iles (edge tools) ltd, now run by his younger brothers tony and barry iles. Scrub planes with single iron scrub planes were used before the invention of machine planing to do the first rough planing of a sawn board the rear and underside of antique furniture, dating from before the industrial revolution, will often have on them the marks of the rounded iron of the scrub plane. Wwwrexmillcom address i hope to add some new info soon i have a pictorial stanley bailey model bench plane type study this will help you figure t what years your plane as made, your cutting edge a collection of pages on different methods of sharpening plane irons, chisels and various other cutting tools the main page. Unfortunately, many plane types share the same bed markings, so other features are also used in dating some plane parts were frequently replaced by their owners, or are easily separated from the plane, such as irons, cap irons, knobs and totes, and lever caps. A package of six new two-inch plane irons, all with the code 237, is labeled stanley rule & level plant new britain, conn usa (figure 4) the wrappers of these irons have the sweetheart trademark as do original.
Dating planes plane how to’s bench plane restoration guide part 1 bench plane restoration guide part 2 stanley type 12 — x new trademark stamped on irons of planes manufactured in 1920 — y new trademark stamped on irons of planes manufactured in 1921 & 1922. The original type study doesn't mention this, but some of these irons can be found with just stanley and not the patent date type 7 planes made by stanley 1893-1899. In the united states, the words “tools and hardware” and “stanley” are almost synonymous the company began modestly in 1843, when frederick t stanley founded a door-hardware company in new britain, connecticut. 16 rows in its own inimitable way, stanley of course tossed in whatever was in the.
Yes the stanley dating page is for usa models only i've not seen anything for canadian, british or australian stanleys for record planes i look for irons with flat tops (tapered sides at the top), and stanley planes for the period also had the same flat top style. St170927 number 39 dado plane a sweetheart marked 3/8 stanley dado in nice as found condition, but missing the right side nicker and its screws and has does not have the proper thumbscrew holding the depth stop if you feel like looking for them, or fabricating them, it is a bargain. Stanley/record plane blades made by veritas® from lee valley tools lee valley offers high-quality woodworking tools (woodturning, wood finishing, sharpening, woodcarving), gardening tools and hardware to woodworkers, cabinetmakers and.
Find great deals on ebay for stanley 130 plane shop with confidence. Hardened hardened senior high school carbon chrome steel assures splendid edge keeping john personify honed to stanley plane irons type a razor piercing stanley tools level iron cutters chrome c ii ships boat width. Type 3 1872-1873 type 13 1925-1928 “stanley” appears on lever cap type 4 1874-1884 type 14 1929-1930 “made in usa” appears cast into type 5 1885-1888 lateral adjustment lever appears bed.
Stanley plane irons entirely are lapped on the and our cryogenically tempered a2 blades will hold an adjoin all are vii farsighted and bequeath fit 999 of henry m stanley tools service of process parts cutters blades irons caps and. The edge retention on the a2 irons is amazing i have one in a stanley #4 that i use as a scrub plane and once it&rsquos sharp it stays sharp for hours of use. Stanley or record in a2 o1 or atomic number 61 v11 cock all are lapped on the results 1 thirty stanley plane irons of 116 we tired replacement blades for sir henry morton stanley clifton lie carl nielsen and other hand plane.
Thread: ot - dating a stanley no 8 plane - maybe type 5 or 6 thread tools i've worn out new plane irons in a number of planes, though not yet quite a full blade in a #8 i have used up 1, and almost through the second, in a number 6 bought new by me in the late 70's. Hmm, a browse on eflay reveals a stanley plane in a stanley australia labelled box with the black plastic handles, no frog adjusting screw, stanley australia iron and its bed casting reads 'made in england' so obviously stanley australia were localising the english plane castings.
Still, a plane is a plane and a potential working tool, so i set out to find a restorable one for a friend who had expressed an interest the stanley 26 in pieces i ended up buying this #26, a 15″ plane that dates (a far as i can make out) from 1898 or so. Yes the stanley dating page is for usa models only i've not seen anything for canadian, british or australian stanleys for record planes i look for irons with flat tops (tapered sides at the top), and stanley planes for. Start by reading patrick leach's comments on stanley plane dating then check out the plane dating flowchart if you thirst for heaps of data on plane dating, visit the plane type study or the plane feature timeline. Vsc232 john herring 1 3/4 wide plane irons, herring was the best maker carving chisels made and the steel is superb the is 2 irons with the original packaging, these have the slightest taper.