Late Production RECORD 04 Smoothing Plane *SOLD*
A very 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, a little over 13/4 inches remain below the slot.
Retains the majority of its original finish throughout.
A couple of tiny plating loss spots to the leading edge of the cap iron, please see close-up image.
Good hardwood handles with much of their original lacquer finish and part trade label to the top of the rear handle.
A few minor surface knocks, scratches, pitting and staining spots, please see images.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
93/4 inches overall length.