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09-15-2012 03:08 PM

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..


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#1 posted 09-15-2012 03:26 PM

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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#2 posted 09-15-2012 03:28 PM

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

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpieceā€¦ because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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#3 posted 09-15-2012 04:32 PM

what you have is a Sargent #2204. I’ve got a couple pictures here. Edit: computer mal-function

Yours is missing the cap and iron.
To find parts I’d email some of the references in the plane parts section here, starting with Bob Kaune here

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#4 posted 09-16-2012 04:33 AM

That is sweet, nice find.

-- Steve - Wasilla, Alaska

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#5 posted 09-16-2012 11:34 AM

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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#6 posted 09-16-2012 04:25 PM

Wow, what an amazing range of planes!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#7 posted 09-21-2012 11:48 PM

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


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