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Posted on Is this old Stanley worth fixing?

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#1 posted 01-20-2012 05:35 PM

Late post-war manufacture, so it may never have really been flat, and the frog design is poor. Rule of thumb with Stanley planes is that if they are not black, they are not worth tuning up. For $10-$20 on ebay you can find one 20-30 years older with a lot more potential.

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