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SPIERS No.11 Gunmetal Adjustable Bullnose Plane

SPIERS No.11 Gunmetal Adjustable Bullnose Plane

31st August 2020

A rare adjustable No.11 bullnose or bull-nosed plane by Stewart SPIERS of Ayr.  SPIERS bullnose planes are rare anyway, the steel adjustable bullnose a little rarer and then we have the gunmetal with steel sole example.Offered late in the SPIERS manufacturing timeline, the adjustable plane came with a fully marked…

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Brass Infill Smoother Transformation

Brass Infill Smoother Transformation

18th August 2020

We recently sold a brass infill smoothing plane in need of some attention.  The wedge was missing, the iron short and we still don't understand how the rear infill ended up in the state you can see in the photos.Although many would have replaced the rear infill in rosewood, as…

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