RECORD 03 Smoothing Plane *SOLD*
A tidy RECORD No.03 small smoothing plane.
Believed to be a 1950s manufactured plane.
Fitted with a near full length straight topped 17/8 inch RECORD best crucible cast tungsten steel blade iron and matching cap iron. A little under 2 inches remain below the slot.
Dismantled, cleaned, checked, oiled and reassembled.
Marked 'OFF CUT ON' inside the brass adjusting nut.
Retains the majority of its original blue finish.
The lever cap is marked 'RECORD' and retains most of the red background finish to the lettered area. A few minor bubbling spots to the nickel plating, please see close-up image.
Very good rosewood handles, small chip to the top of the rear handle, near full trade label remains, please see close-up image.
Some minor surface knocks, scratches, pitting and staining spots.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
91/16 inches overall length.