Patternmakers Copy of PRESTON 1397 Router Plane *SOLD*
A good patternmakers copy of the scarce PRESTON No.1397 small router plane.
This cast iron multi position router allows the cutter to be fixed in the centre for open or closed use and, by moving the handles, at either end.
The EP trade mark and 'RD No 534243' registered design number from the original are faintly visible on the main casting.
Fitted with a 5/16 inch cutter.
Good hardwood handles.
The majority of the red painted finish remains.
41/4 by 21/4 inch sole, a few pitting and staining spots, please see images.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.