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Stanley No. 100-1/2 Block Plane


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Manufactured: 1936 to 1962
Length: 3-1/2 inches
Blade Width: 1 inch
Construction: Cast iron
Finish: Japanned
Features: Curved sole
Uses: Model making and hollowing out
Average Dealer Price: $75 to $150
Average eBay Price: $60 to $130



Updated: 26th April, 2006

Stanley No. 100-1/2 Block Planes on eBay right now...

Vintage Model 100 1 2 Convex Block Plane Curved Shoe Horn Squirrel Tail
Vintage Model 100 1 2 Convex Block Plane Curved Shoe Horn Squirrel Tail $49.99 (1 Bid)
Time Remaining: 4h 50m
Vintage Stanley Block Wood Plane Wood Working No 100 1 2 Convex
Vintage Stanley Block Wood Plane Wood Working No 100 1 2 Convex $149.99
Time Remaining: 17d 9h 2m
Buy It Now for only: $149.99
Stanley No 100 1 2 Block Plane Curved Bottom 3 1 2 Furniture Musical Instrument
Stanley No 100 1 2 Block Plane Curved Bottom 3 1 2 Furniture Musical Instrument $124.99
Time Remaining: 24d 7h 20m
Buy It Now for only: $124.99


Sources: While many of the dealers prices for Stanley planes are largely set by John Walters’ book “Antique & Collectible Stanley Tools” it appears that eBay, while acknowledging the Walters guide somewhat, tends to march to it’s own beat and sets its own prices. For that reason - and the fact that eBay’s reach and customer base is huge - I’ve decided to include a separate eBay average price here. Other sources include: “The Antique Tool Collector’s Guide To Value” by Ronald S. Barlow, “Antique & Collectible Stanley Tools” by John Walter, “The Stanley Plane” by Alvin Sellens, “Patrick’s Blood & Gore” by Patrick Leach, various auctions and sales of collectable tools and my own compilations of prices realized, observations and notes over the past 20+ years.