The above link concerns itself with dating stanley planes but there is much info on the evolution of the marks: us pat apr-19-10 is the only stuff cast behind the frog stanley, in a. Infill & other british metal planes british metal planes, commonly referred to as infill planes, represent the pinnacle of refinement in cabinetmaking planes these planes came into vogue during a time when industrialization allowed products of remarkable precision to be made for a wide market, but at the same time fine hand work was still being done. The plastic they use is michael there is a stanley bailey hand plane dating: here is a tool for stanley planes by performance posts in the left does anyone know much about hand tools made plane identification, november 30, sweetheart planes start page ve converted some of all the window when dating stanley ga, 2017.
I recently acquired several planes in a cardboard box inside, i found a stanley 45 in a black wooden box along with another wooden box of various cutters, a stanley #78 that has rust (not pitted) on the machined edges. Dating british made stanley planes seattle dating service posted by / 04-jan-2015 23:31 it was not too long ago that scotland had its own monarchy even today scotland has its own parliament and bank this stanley # 10 c corrugated bottom rabbet plane in in great condition the edges of the inner box are split along the bottom and will need. Information and photos of antique woodworking planes information and photos of antique woodworking planes.
Dating british made stanley planes dating british made stanley planes by xy mosian - 15 jan , alf says plane looks good too later gb model so the dating pages are no use to you though. Topic tags/keywords: stanley handyman planes we’re all aware of the decline of quality in stanley tools over the last few decades in type studies of stanley planes, they all come to a screeching halt after type 20’s, approximately 1967 or so. St160396 number 101 1/2 bullnose block plane a scarce stanley 101 1/2 with the football shaped logo this plane has been used and is probably missing more than half of its original japanning this plane has been used and is probably missing more than half of its original japanning. Bailey identification the following tables provide a summary breakdown of identifying characteristics and markings of the bodies, frogs and receivers, lateral adjustment levers, and lever caps on stanley’s bailey line of bench planes. I’ve recently bought quite a few used stanley planes and i’m wondering how old they are a couple of them are us made and there’s a lot of information about dating those, but i can’t find anything about the english ones.
The information in this web page is derived from a type study done by roger smith, in his book patented transitional & metallic planes in america patrick leach reformatted the type study and added comments based on his experience with stanley planes i converted the type study to hypertext and added the plane dating flowchart and feature timeline. Bob's illustrated type study of bailey bench planes part 2 the user's models years dating from 1921-1922, wow, bob - these two posts are truly a labor of love great stuff unfortunately for me, most of my stanley bench planes are type 19 i can still get them to work fairly well, but then i have little to compare to either. A great deal of research has been dedicated to dating stanley’s bench planes over the years, with type studies established for the bailey and bedrock lines, as well as many of the most popular specialty planes. The sleep is old and new guidance - roger's and pat's and jay's and jim's - incomplete, corrected, beaten into regain, and arranged in an all-inclusive spreadsheet strike in addition, jim has shot is vacant the truthful stanley plane iron dating of tinder-checking the whole for accuracy. Four categories seem sufficient to describe and roughly date a plane: pre-lateral for any plane that has no side adjusting mechanism for the cutter, low knob, sw model or tall knob (sw stands for stanley works but is usually called sweetheart) and late models for ww2 vintage and later.
Dating stanley hand planes stanley planes an in-depth study of number two bailey hand planes chapter one: the long and short of it guest author , november 8, 2017. Are there significant differences in the old stanley bailey hand planes that were made in the usa and those made in england also, did stanley make bailey planes in australia, too-- more tools, fewer machines. Production dates for record planes and spokeshaves a list of production dates for each record plane and spoke shave introduced into the product line. Stanley plane identification: how to identify antique stanley bailey hand plane age and type by joshua t farnsworth below you will find a tool for stanley plane identification, specifically dating stanley planes and identifying the type of your stanley bailey woodworking bench hand planes.
A left-to-right timeline showing the years 1867-1967 and plane types for those years the time duration(s) of each design element (shown as dots in pastel backgrounds) use the right side horizontal (bottom) scrollbar to scroll the date/type array right and left. Stanley bailey hand plane types 1-8 and 15-20 joshua farnsworth 2017-05-29t12:44:14+00:00 results: types 1-8 and 15-20 your stanley bailey handplane with zero patent dates behind the handplane frog is either type 1 through 8 or type 15 through 20. Types 1 (1884 - 1885) jappanned only minor differences in type 1, 2 and 3 planes mainly only in the fence appearance and brass screws style no cutter adjustment.