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386 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: plane stanley bailey 5 12 5-12 type 11

Cleaning out some of my planes and am selling this restored type 11 5-1/2C. The plane has been taken apart, completely de-rusted, cleaned and re-japanned using my homemade japanning process. The only small issue is that one of the sides is chipped out at the back corner. This doesn’t affect use at all, but did want to mention it.

Original rosewood knob and tote and V logo iron with good life left and the sole has been lapped reasonably flat. The plane is currently set up as a jack and sharpened with a very slight camber. It is an excellent user. Asking $70, which includes shipping to the continental US.

-- "The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public's money." Alexis de Tocqueville, 1835


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#1 posted 386 days ago

Sure wish it was a T13;-)

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#2 posted 386 days ago

I think that’s a steal, tempted to take it myself to flip…..

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#3 posted 386 days ago

Sending PM

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#4 posted 386 days ago

I would love to have this plane. I have a No. 4 smoother and need a jack plane, and I think this would fit the bill just fine. I’ll take it if it is still available.

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#5 posted 386 days ago

Sold, pending payment.

-- "The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the public's money." Alexis de Tocqueville, 1835

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#6 posted 385 days ago

Sorry I missed this one.

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#7 posted 384 days ago

I love me some #5 1/2.

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