War Finish RECORD 04 1/2 Smoothing Plane *SOLD*
A very good War Finish RECORD No.041/2 smoothing plane.
Produced during the Second World War (WW2), 1939 - 1945.
Marked 'WAR FINISH' on the lateral lever.
Due to government restrictions during WW2 non of the parts were nickle plated and this is most obvious on the lever cap.
Fitted with a near full length 23/8 inch flat top RECORD best crucible cast tungsten steel blade iron with matching cap iron. 21/8 inches remain below the slot
Dismantled, cleaned, checked, oiled and reassembled.
Retains the majority of its original finish throughout.
Good hardwood handles.
Some minor surface staining.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
10 inch sole length.
A nice example.
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