John Rabone & Sons Tape Measure 66ft
A 66 foot leather case tape measure no. 401 made by John Rabone & Sons, Birmingham, England. Reverse side of case has some cracking to leather. The flexible tape itself is clearly marked out in inches and feet with links to reverse side.
Record Bullnose Plane no. 075
A little used no. 075 bullnose rabbet plane made in England by Record. Retains a near full length Record tungsten steel cutter. A fine plane that retains 98% of its finish, Record trade label and box (has writing to lid of box).
SOLD -2 Carving Tools
2 heavy duty carving tools with lovely smooth hardwood handles, brass ferules and leather washers. Includes:
SOLD - Stanley Jack Plane no. 5 1/2
A fine beech handled jack plane no. 5 1/2 made in England by Stanley. Has a good length modern unnamed iron that seems to be well made and is thicker than the original Stanley plane irons. Sole has some very minor scratches through use. A fine condition plane that retains the original machine marks and an estimated 98% of its finish.
Record Knuckle Joint Plane no. 018
A snap knuckle joint no. 018 block plane made by Record with adjustable mouth. Sole has some scratches to very end of sole otherwise a smooth sole. This fully adjustable plane retains an estimated 95% of its finish. Sides of plane have some mainly minor marks.
Nelson Toothing Plane
An old toothing plane made by Nelson, 122 Edgeware Road. Retains a good length toothed cutting iron. Ends of plane are marked with the previous woodworkers name stamp. Sole has 5 shrinkage cracks 20 to 25mm long. We believe this Nelson plane dates from around 1830's to 1850's.
SOLD - 11 Ridgway Auger Bits
A fine collection of 11 double helix auger twist bits made by Wm. Ridgway, Sheffield. Collection includes:
Stanley Fore Plane no. 6
Beech handled fore plane no. 6 made in England by Stanley. Retains a good length Stanley cutter. Handles lack any lacquer. Body maintains an estimated 90-95% of its finish. Side and sole retain original machine marks, sole has patches of light pitting / staining.
Lewin Universal Plane
An improved multi-purpose tool for craftsman in wood made by Lewin. This British plane is built from die-cast aluminium. Comes with all 18 cutters, depth gauge, Lewin instruction booklet and original box (missing trade label). Plane retains an estimated 90% of its finish. Good clean blades.
Stanley 98 and 99 Side Rabbet Planes
A pair of side rabbet planes no. 98 & 99 made by Stanley with rosewood knobs. These two nickel plated planes were made without the use of fences. Skates are marked Pat'd Jan.29.05. Both planes have good length unnamed cutters and retain an estimated 90%+ of their original nickel plated finish.
SOLD -Large Bowl Adze | 7 3/8"
A large bowl adze with rustic hardwood handle. See photographs for condition. Blade is marked with a faded makers stamp.
SOLD -Sandvik No. 288 Crosscut Saw | 8tpi
Hardwood handled crosscut saw made by Sandvik. This Swedish made saw has a sharp blade and comes with a wooden sheaf.