War Finish RECORD 03 Smoothing Plane *SOLD*
A tidy war finish RECORD 03 smoothing plane.
Produced between 1939 - 1945, the war finish planes do not have nickel plating due to the restrictions placed by the Ministry of Supply.
Marked 'WAR FINISH' on the lateral lever.
Dismantled, cleaned, checked, oiled and reassembled.
Fitted with a good length length 13/4 inch RECORD tungsten vanadium steel blade iron and matching cap iron.
Retains much of its original blue finish.
Good hardwood handles, there is an old repair to the bottom of the front knob but this is firm and secure.
Some surface staining patches.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
9 inch sole length.