NORRIS A1 Panel Plane - 14 1/2 inch
A tidy 141/2 inch NORRIS A1 panel plane.
Marked 'NORRIS LONDON' on the lever cap and adjuster wheel.
Fitted with a good length 21/2 inch parallel blade iron and matching cap iron. The iron is marked 'NORRIS LONDON' on the front with 'ROBT SORBY SHEFFIELD ENGLAND' on the reverse. Approximately 21/8 inches remain below the slot.
With toe and heel extensions, this post war example has good ebonised beechwood infill with some wear to the ebonised finish in the usual places.
The brass lever cap also retains most of its original lacquer finish.
Some minor scratches, pitting and staining spots. There is a slightly deeper pitting patch on the right side approximately 8 inches from the toe - please see close-up image
The adjuster is smooth and works well.
No previous owner's marks.
141/2 inch sole.
A good, honest example.
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