Early RECORD 08 Jointer Plane *SOLD*
A very good scarce early example of the RECORD 08 jointer plane.
This pre-war RECORD jointer was made between 1931 and 1939.
Fitted with a good length straight topped 25/8 inch RECORD best crucible cast tungsten steel blade iron and matching cap iron, 113/16 inches remains below the slot.
Dismantled, cleaned, checked, oiled and reassembled.
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.
The lever cap has excellent nickel plating and retains almost all of its red background finish to the lettered area.
Very good rosewood handles with much of the original lacquer and near complete trade label on the top of the rear tote.
Previous owner's stamps 'P.G' and 'P.GAZELY' to either side of the rear handle.
The blue finish shows signs of being, very well, repainted at some stage in its history.
Some minor surface scratches and staining.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
24 inches overall length.
A very nice nice early RECORD jointer plane.
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