JAMES REID Wooden Dado Plane - 3/8 inch
A 3/8 inch beechwood dado plane by JAMES REID of Aberdeen, circa 1865-1882.
Marked 'JAMES REID ABERDEEN' with the Warranted circular stamp on the toe. Faintly stamped '3/8' on the heel.
Good length blade and nicker irons, both marked '11'.
Wooden friction fit depth stop, three tack holes are visible on the stock where a previous owner would have tacked the depth stop in place to prevent any movement during use.
The main wedge had a small crack/split just below the cut-out.
No previous owner's stamps.
91/2 inches overall length.