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Stanley No. 127 “Liberty Bell” Jack Plane


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Manufactured: 1877 to 1918
Length: 15 inches
Blade Width: 2-1/8 inches
Construction: Cast iron frame, beech bottom & handles
Finish: Japanned frame, lacquered wood parts
Features: Wooden bottom
Uses: General purpose bench plane
Average Dealer Price: $15 to $60
Average eBay Price: $15 to $65
Type 1: $50 to $150

Other Notes: Part of the "Liberty Bell" series of planes, celebrating 100 years of independence.


Updated: 1st May, 2006

Stanley No. 127 "Liberty Bell" Jack Planes on eBay right now...

Old Stanley 76 Liberty Bell Wood Plane WELL USED 127 HPS
Old Stanley 76 Liberty Bell Wood Plane WELL USED 127 HPS $9.99
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Vintage Stanley No 127 Liberty Bell Jack 15 1877 1918 Woodworking plane
Vintage Stanley No 127 Liberty Bell Jack 15 1877 1918 Woodworking plane $19.00
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Stanley No 127 Transitional Plane LIBERTY BELL Lever Cap 2 1 8 Width G088
Stanley No 127 Transitional Plane LIBERTY BELL Lever Cap 2 1 8 Width G088 $16.95
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Lot Vtg Stanley Liberty Bell Plane Frames Base Parts 133 135 127 129 1107
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StanleyLiberty Bell No 127Plane adjuster mechanism assyfor wood bottom
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Old Stanley 76 Liberty Bell Wood Plane Think its a No 127
Old Stanley 76 Liberty Bell Wood Plane Think its a No 127 $17.50
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Antique 127 Centennial Stanley wood Jack Plane Woodworking Tool Liberty Bell
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DISCOUNT Liberty Bell 76 Stanley jack plane No 127 type 2
DISCOUNT Liberty Bell 76 Stanley jack plane No 127 type 2 $35.01
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Stanley No 127 LIBERTY BELL Lever Cap 2 1 8 Width B Casting F833
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VINTAGE STANLEY LIBERTY BELL 127 JACK WOOD PLANE
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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.