Fine Tool Journal Here comes my RSS info 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 7101-324 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11069/7101-324 7101-324 JO FULLER yankee plow. Darkly patinated beech, flat riveted arms with one crack in shoulder, thumbscrew locking arms and tombstone type depth stop. Narrow chamfers, wedge a little lighter but looks original, chips by the arm holes, crack at heel. Fuller's D2 mark (1 star). Good- 60-120 (SCA266) 7101-323 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11068/7101-323 7101-323 MELVILLE wedge-arm plow plane. Toe marked with the script signature of Thomas Melville of Aberdeen, also has a user name. Age checks in body, a few checks in wood, fence is a little loose. Tombstone depth stop, wedges look original. Melville was an early nineteenth century Scottish maker whose planes are uncommon. Good- 50-100 (MHS058) 7101-322 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11067/7101-322 7101-322 BENSEN & CRANNELL handled screw arm plow plane. Beech body, outer nuts cracked, one inner nut is a replacement, crack in fence and wedge chewed. Tote has gouge in one side near tip, threads have minor dinging. Some sharpie writing on body, fence, and cutter. Good- 35-70 (MHS053) 7101-321 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11066/7101-321 7101-321 Lot of two plow planes. A GREENFIELD TOOL CO. handled screw arm with uniform wear to lacquer, a few chips on threads, chewing on wedge, crack in front part of tote, rust on skate. And an OWASCO TOOL plow where someone has replaced the arms with threaded metal rods, knurled brass inner and outer nuts, and the shoulder is a pressed steel plate held with screws and square nuts. Body has some age checks, wedge a little chewed, fence has crack repaired with small nails. Good- 40-80 (BFN079) 7101-320 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11065/7101-320 7101-320 MOSELEY unhandled plow plane. Red beech with boxwood nuts, church window depth stop. There's a chip from the turned finial on one of the arms, but the wood is otherwise very clean. A nice example of an English plow. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 75-150 (SLR045) 7101-319 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11064/7101-319 7101-319 MARPLES wedge arm plow plane. Stamp on toe has little plane inside a circle, has 90% of original label on left cheek, both wedges have finial broken off. A few dings and chips in body and chewing on wedge. Good 40-80 (GAN5748) 7101-318 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11063/7101-318 7101-318 S.H. BIBIGHAUS handled screw arm plow plane. A mark (1 star). Beech body, some chipping to threads and chewing on wedge, a few stains around screws on fence, dings in wood and tote, could use a cleaning. Butcher cutter. Bibighaus was a Philadelphia planemaker and dealer who was the sucessor to John Bell in 1852 and made planes as early as 1840. Good 40-80 (GAN5752) 7101-317 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11062/7101-317 7101-317 C. WOODRUFF unhandled plow plane. Beech throughout. Wood has wear and a couple of paint splatters, but no damage. A mark, three stars in AWP. An uncommon example of an early plow from an Iowa maker. Good 60-120 (SCA1184) 7101-316 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/11061/7101-316 7101-316 A. CUMINGS unhandled plow plane. Mahogany body, fence and arms, boxwood nuts. A mark, Providence Tool Co. cutter. There's a large crack in the rear outside nut, otherwise super clean and attractive. Good 60-120 (SCA106) 7003-118 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9617/7003-118 7003-118 D. MALLOCH bridle plow plane. Clearly marked on toe along with user names. Handled body with unusual configuration in that the bridle is iron and fence has a deep cutout for tightening that would have been very susceptible to breaking but luckily this one does not appear to have any breaks. Some staining on arms, Ibbotson cutter has some mild pitting, good brass caps on arms. Nice example of an uncommon plane. Good+ 120-240 (CBM914) 7003-117 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9616/7003-117 7003-117 European slide arm plow plane. Locking brass thumbscrews on both the fence and side of plane body to hold arms in place. Unmarked but clearly European and nicely made. Light wear to wood, some dinging to brass, no cutter. Good 40-80 (MAG101) 7003-116 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9615/7003-116 7003-116 KIMBERLEY patent three arm filletster plane. Handled version, clearly marked on toe with patent information, wood looks like red beech,cast iron shoulder still has most of its red and black paint, has the wingnut and large brass depth stop, side boxing on body, some dinging and mild wear including chip at heel. Nice example of a rare plane. Good+ 200-400 (CBM915) 7003-115 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9614/7003-115 7003-115 Handled wedge-arm plow plane. Unmarked but has unusual curled up front part of skate we've seen before and is usually assumed to be made by Mathieson. Brass capped arms and shoulders, inlay brass diamonds on shoulders, Dwights French cutter is set inside front of tote. Some staining on wood, midl wear, and one wedge looks like replacement. A few spots of rust. Good 50-100 (MGE066) 7003-114 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9613/7003-114 7003-114 MATHIESON No. 9 handled screw-arm plow plane. Has characteristic inner nuts and blade set into the front half of tote. Turned finials on screw arms are missing, wood has some dinging and wear, user names on toe. Has set of cutters numbered 1 through 8 with same marks, a few are rusty and one has some paint on it. Some discoloration to skate and inside of fence has been lined with a metal plate that might be a later addition. Good 60-120 (CBM) 7003-113 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9612/7003-113 7003-113 Handled screw-arm plow plane. Has 5 blades marked MATHIESON but plane is unmarked. It is likely also by Mathieson given the British look of the inner nuts, cutter recessed into the front of the tote, curved front of skate, and brass teardrop shaped inlays on shoulders. Boxwood nuts and arms, rest is beech, one shoulder is loose and a few chips on threads, a couple age checks and some chipping around one shoulder inlay. Still a nice example of an uncommon plow plane. Good+ 60-120 (CBM916) 7002-385 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9237/7002-385 7002-385. GEORGE BARNSLEY & SONS folding shoe rule. Boxwood rule, single fold, with one fixed brass arm and other moves along stem and inside of rule is marked "Paris Points" along with centimeter markings. Folds up to 9" long. Barnsley & Sons was a Sheffield maker of files, shoemaker, and butcher supplies from 1836 and continued until 2004. This one has a clear early mark and age and staining on wood, well made. Good 35-70 7002-384 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9236/7002-384 7002-384. SANDUSKY TOOL No. 125 handled screw-arm plow plane. Also marked with hardware dealer H.A. LANGHORST (two stars) under the Sandusky mark. Has Ashton Jackson & Co. cutter, which was the beginning of Wm. Jackson & Co in 1841. Stained body but looks to be made of applewood with beech fence that is boxed. Tote has a large chip on end, wedge slightly chewed, some pitting on skate, nuts have dinging, one spot of moderate chipping on threads but otherwise decent and arms seem shorter than usual but ends seem original. Good 45-90 7002-383 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9235/7002-383 * 7002-383. Modified OHIO TOOL handled screw-arm plow plane. Marked 100 upside down on toe along with partial F mark. No cutter, tote good, outer nuts have decorative knurling and mild stains and wear. The shoulders, inner nuts, and arms are well made steel replacements, chipping in wood below one shoulder and wear on underside of fence. Different. Good 30-60 7002-382 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9234/7002-382 * 7002-382. GREENFIELD TOOL No. 82 unhandled screw-arm plow plane. Beech body and fence, boxwood nuts, one cracked badly but others in better shape, threads have moderate chipping, unmarked cutter. Good 30-60 7002-381 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9233/7002-381 7002-381. J. MILLER handled screw-arm plow plane. Beech body and fence with boxwood shoulders, arms, and nuts. Has 1/2" metal circular rivets embedded into left cheek, looks almost decorative to match similar smaller ones on the skate, brass diamond inlays on shoulders. One of the turned finials on arms half broken off, inner nuts are thin and lipped and it looks like someone made decorative notches along edges of both, possibly to try to disguise accidental chips. Tip of tote has a little bit of staining, wedge slightly chewed, James Howarth cutter. Several user stamps. Good 35-70 7002-380 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9232/7002-380 7002-380. D.R. BARTON handled screw-arm plow plane. Beech body with boxwood fence, shoulders, nuts, and arms. Turned finials on end of shoulders, Barton cutter, tip of tote chipped mostly off but only one or two chips on threads. Good 40-80 7002-379 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9231/7002-379 * 7002-379. M. COPELAND slide arm plow plane. Wooden locking thumbscrews, wedge chewed and has flat head screw in right side of body, dinging and wear to body. Inside 10" x 6" flip-lid wooden box with seven SORBY cutters and a few skew cutters for molding or filletser planes, all rusty but could clean up. Plus two extra wedges. Good- 30-60 7002-378 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9230/7002-378 7002-378. J. DENISON unhandled ebony screw-arm plow plane. Only a handful of these known, this is is an example with ebony body, wedge, and fence, with boxwood nuts, arms, and shoulders. B mark, has SPEAR & JACKSON cutter. Only a few checks in body, a small chip on top where wedge meets body, threads have minor chipping, a few cracks and dings on nuts, chip at throat opening next to skate. Overall a very attractive plane in nice shape. Good+ 200-400 7002-377 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9229/7002-377 7002-377. W.H. POND unhandled screw-arm plow plane. Rosewood body and fence with boxwood arms, shoulders, and nuts. Wedge looks like mahogany and might be replacement. Threads have moderate chipping, turned finials on arms have minor wear, dinging and cracks to nuts. Screw hole marks on inside of fence. Skate in nice shape, minor dinging and wear on body, especially on underside of fence, rosewood has nice grain with a few sapwood streaks. ANDERSON BROS. cutter. Good 125-250 7002-376 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /current-auction/viewbids/9228/7002-376 7002-376. DEFOREST unhandled rosewood screw-arm plow plane. DeForest was known for his high-end rosewood plows and this is an especially pretty piece of wood with good grain. Boxwood outer nuts, rosewood shoulders, arms, wedge, and inner nuts, minor chips to threads, and a few chips and cracks on nuts. Relacquered and a few stain spots. Good+ 125-250