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10-28-2017 03:00 PM

Topic tags/keywords: planes vintage tools vintage planes question

This one has me stumped. I can barely—but not quite—read the logo on the blade, but the configuration of the blade in the frog and the straps on it should be enough to enable someone out there in Lumberjacksland to give me a brand on this thing,

It’s 14-1/2” long.

Thanks in advance!
Al


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#1 posted 10-28-2017 03:24 PM

Pics

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#2 posted 10-28-2017 04:31 PM

Nothing 14” long is really a “jointer plane.”

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#3 posted 10-28-2017 05:32 PM

If anyone can tell me where the browse button is, I will upload photos.

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#4 posted 10-28-2017 05:52 PM

Try this tutorial on posting pictures: http://lumberjocks.com/help/writing/embedding-pictures

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#5 posted 10-28-2017 08:08 PM

I use the img button above the body of the post. 14” is a jack size like they said.

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#6 posted 10-28-2017 08:29 PM

Thanks for helping me locate the img button. Of course I couldn’t find it—it was right in front of me!
Al

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#7 posted 10-28-2017 09:04 PM

Chapin’s Patent plane….someone had cut off the back end. Should be another 4 – 6” behind the rear handle.

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#8 posted 10-29-2017 01:49 PM

Looks like Chapin’s patent plane is the winner—thanks!

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