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woodworker59

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675 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: question plane help

Picked this up in a junk box, never seen one like it, looking for some info and if anyone has parts available for it..
its 4” long and 1 5/16” wide with what looks like a 1” iron.. has no markings on it any where. is made of stamped steel but would make a great apron plane.. fits really nice in my hand.. So if anyone can help would really appreciate it.. thanks to all in advance..

-- Papa@papaswoodworking.com


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waho6o9

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#1 posted 675 days ago

Nice find Papa, and the best part is it’s a comfortable fit.
You might have to make your own for this gem. Looking forward
to what others have to contribute.

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Greg The Cajun Box Sculptor

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#2 posted 675 days ago

Looks like some sort of hand plane for beveling edges. I had a small one like that years ago.

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work.

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Don W

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#3 posted 675 days ago

what you have is a Sargent #2204. I’ve got a couple pictures here. Edit: computer mal-function http://timetestedtools.wordpress.com/2012/08/10/sargent-planes-by-the-numberwith-pictures/

Yours is missing the cap and iron.
To find parts I’d email some of the references in the plane parts section here, http://lumberjocks.com/donwilwol/blog/24092 starting with Bob Kaune here http://antique-used-tools.com/

-- Master hand plane hoarder. - http://timetestedtools.com

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AKSteve

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#4 posted 674 days ago

That is sweet, nice find.

-- Steve - Wasilla, Alaska

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tenontim

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#5 posted 674 days ago

That should be worth fixing up, Papa.
Nice job on the Sargent listing, Don. I didn’t realize they made so many planes. Looks like the idea source for Veritas.

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stefang

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#6 posted 674 days ago

Wow, what an amazing range of planes!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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woodworker59

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#7 posted 669 days ago

Thanks to all for the comments and a special thanks to Don, I have sent a Email to Bob in the hope that he can hook me up with what I need.. You are a wealth of information.. keep up the great work.. Papa

-- Papa@papaswoodworking.com

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