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Planes in this series were available in sizes through , wherein the last two digits correspond to the length of the plane, similar to millers falls , and included a corrugation option video about dating sargent planes. The big three's stanley, sargent, millers falls, and to some extent the british record, all produced various quality lines of planes but all their better ones share similar characteristics, were it mattered the most:the frog. Fred, one of the first planes (other than a block plane) that i bought was a sargent-built 18 fore plane, branded as a craftsman i feel that the handle, casting, and frog are very solid - just like my millers falls planes, but the adjuster has a lot of slack.
The above planes and tools are an example of the caliber, condition and quality of antique tools that i am primarily interested in helping you sell. While im on the subject of hand planes, is there any discernible difference between old stanley and old sargent hand planes i have a few (2,3,4,6) sargent hand planes, look identical to those stanley ones that sell for 500+$ on ebay. Let me now introduced you to the sargent tools, manufactured between 1887 and 1964 a good reference for sargent planes and sargent planes by the numbers another good reference for collectors is the book by david heckel.
A sargent (sold as a craftsman) that i was cleaning to give as a present find this pin and more on hand planes by donald woolley a sargent no408 (sold as a craftsman) that i was cleaning to give as a present until i found a large chip in the mouth. Find great deals on ebay for sargent plane in woodworking planes shop with confidence. Stanley vs sargent - hand tools - wood talk online woodtalkonlinecom while im on the subject of hand planes, is there any discernible difference between old stanley and old sargent hand planes i have a few (2,3,4,6) sargent hand planes, look identical to those stanley ones that sell for 500+$ on ebay. Sargent planes by number below is a list of all the known sargent planes & spokeshaves by their product number, along with the appropriate links to their individual pages sargent no 7 smooth plane.
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