American STANLEY No.8 Jointer Plane - Type 15 *SOLD*
A very good American STANLEY No.8 jointer plane.
Believed to be a type 15 circa 1931-32
Fitted with a near full length 25/8 inch STANLEY blade iron marked 'MADE IN USA' with the notched rectangle trade mark, matching cap iron. 21/4 inches remain below the slot.
The back of the iron is also stamped '438' indicating that it was produced in the last quarter of 1948.
Dismantled, cleaned, checked, oiled and reassembled.
Retains almost all of its original black finish.
Excellent rosewood handles with much of their original lacquer finish.
Some very minor surface pitting and staining spots.
The lever cap has lost most of its nickel plating - please see close-up image
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
24 inches (actual 2313/16") overall length.
A very nice example.
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