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Uncommon Panel Plane by C BAYFIELD of Nottingham

6th October 2018

Uncommon Panel Plane by C BAYFIELD of Nottingham

A scarce infill panel plane by C BAYFIELD of Nottingham.

Uncommon Panel Plane by C BAYFIELD of Nottingham

Known more for his unusual rebate planes, panel planes by BAYFIELD rarely turn up and those that do are soon snapped up by avid collectors.

Uncommon Panel Plane by C BAYFIELD of Nottingham

This example is in excellent condition and has the distinctive lever cap screw and front infill associated with BAYFIELD.

Uncommon Panel Plane by C BAYFIELD of Nottingham

Infilled with walnut, fitted with a 21/2 inch James Howarth iron and 201/2 inches overall length, this is an impressive looking plane. 

Uncommon Panel Plane by C BAYFIELD of Nottingham

Uncommon Panel Plane by C BAYFIELD of Nottingham

Now part of a private collection.

Enjoy the photos.

Robert Leach

OLD HAND TOOLS