Late Production RECORD 04 Plane
A tidy RECORD No.04 smoothing plane.
Dismantled, cleaned, checked, oiled and reassembled.
This is a late production plane with the modified frog adjusting slot cast into the underside to accommodate the integral washer on the adjusting screw - please see close-up image
Fitted with a good length length 2 inch RECORD tungsten vanadium steel blade iron and matching cap iron. 21/8 inches remain below the slot.
Retains almost all of its original blue finish.
Good hardwood handles.
Some surface scratches, pitting and staining spots.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
91/2 inch sole length.