Stanley plane dating chart
Stanley responded by increasing its line to still greater proportions to include many more hand tools that helped craftsmen do better work. took out more patents during this period than any other industrial organization in the country.
NEW COMPANIES ANNEXED In the early years of this century the march of progress continued. Wood Company, of Plantsville, Conn., manufacturers of "Hurwood" Screw Drivers was bought. The Stanley Rule & Level Company: Its historic beginning.
20, 1877." Screw down lever cap with fancy cap screw.
Sargent's 6/17/1879 patent date is stamped on the dovetailed lug attaching the sole to the body of the plane.: Henry Clark's 9/25/1877 (basic design), Traut & Richard's 3/20/1877 (cap alignment), Sargent's 6/17/1879 (sole attachment), Josef Nicht's 2/8/1876 (lateral), Justus A. Traut's 7/24/1888 (disc pivot lateral), Alix Stanley & E. care must be taken when planing that this plane is kept straight and is not skewed as is customary when using a smooth plane. Higbee's 7/18/1933 (lever cap) Dimensions: For planing concave and convex surfaces as in circular frames and in serpentine drawer fronts.This special screw fits into a cutter adjustment with two apertures.
The cutter adjustment wheel on the side of the plane is solid and has a japanned finish.Type 3 - (1892 to 1899) Has Schade's 4/19/1892 patent cutter. Type 4 - (1900 to 1906) furnished with modern type frog, lateral adjustment and Bailey style lever cap.