Early RECORD 04 Smoothing Plane
A well used RECORD 04 smoothing plane from the 1930s.
This early example has the first pattern lateral lever with no markings and the revolving disc. First pattern frog, screws, Y lever and brass adjusting nut.
Dismantled, cleaned, checked, oiled and reassembled.
Fitted with a 2 inch 'GENUINE RECORD TUNGSTEN VANADIUM STEEL' blade iron and flat top cap iron.
Good rosewood handles.
Some loss of the nickel plating on the lever cap and wear to the original blue finish.
A few surface pitting and staining patches.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
9 inch sole length.