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Forum topic by fumehappy posted 11-28-2013 08:30 PM 786 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-28-2013 08:30 PM

Topic tags/keywords: gutter plane 18th century

Between the markings and draw bored handle I was thinking 18th century… what do you guys think?


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#1 posted 11-28-2013 09:24 PM

Very interesting! I’ve never seen anything like it. I’ve seen several moulding planes, biut none like that profile. Suppose it was for cutting rain gutters of wood for the eaves?

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#2 posted 11-28-2013 11:24 PM

Can you read the city? The name Hölscher is from Germany and the Benelux. The dutch planes had that styule tote up until the very end. If you can figure out what the bottom line says you might be able to track it down.

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