Russian Version of Stanley #4

  • Advertise with us

« back to Hand Tools forum

Forum topic by OSU55 posted 05-01-2016 05:23 PM 984 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View OSU55's profile


1737 posts in 2045 days

05-01-2016 05:23 PM

Topic tags/keywords: russian plane russian hand plane

Saw this posted on ebay and thought some might find it interesting.

Soviet Russian , Interesting collectible combo plane with adjustable mouth. ca1970-80-s. Made in USSR, by “THE SESTRORETSK TOOL WORKS -Voskov Tool Factory ”
, in complete set. (smoother +scrub)

Size approximately 10”. Weight 1.2 kg . Very good and reliable tool, as well as an excellent example for the collection. Iron blade 2” fine quality.

Handles made of solid plastic, never been used.

THE SESTRORETSK TOOL WORKS Founded in 1721 as a weapons factory by order of Peter the Great this factory was strategically placed along the Sestra River. The factory has produced everything from guns to cast iron gates and railings and even minted coins for a period of time. The most famous of its products is the three-line rifle created by the weapons engineer, Sergey Mosin. This rifle and its subsequent models were used by the Russian army all the way up through World War II. Today the Sestroretsk Tool Works Factory produces precision instruments, drill bits, and specially designed instruments for individual clients.

3 replies so far

View Jeff_in_LSMO's profile


347 posts in 2396 days

#1 posted 05-02-2016 02:11 PM

utilitarian… very interesting

View Ocelot's profile


2006 posts in 2694 days

#2 posted 05-02-2016 09:57 PM

The starting price seems very high for what it is.

View Grumpy's profile (online now)


24045 posts in 3906 days

#3 posted 05-13-2016 08:50 PM

Looks like a gumboot at the back end.
you could almost buy an electric planer for that price.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics