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Forum topic by DonDA posted 07-21-2009 07:40 PM 800 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-21-2009 07:40 PM

This is my first entry to the Lumberjocks, so I hope I am doing this correctly. I have found a plane that I cannot identify. I’m looking for some help here. It has a cast brass or bronze body and wooden handle. The only markings are an “X25” on what appears to have been one the casting mold. My research seems to imply it is a circular plane or a ship plane or a convex plane. The blade is missing and there is no adjustment for the convex surface. Can anyone identify the manufacturer or have more information from the pictures.
plane rear view!
plane side view

-- Don, Saginaw Mi

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#1 posted 07-29-2009 03:27 AM

I got nothin


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#2 posted 07-29-2009 03:50 AM

Coach makers also used planes with that kind of shape.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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