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Stanley No. 141 Bull Nose Plow Plane


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Manufactured: 1887 to 1918
Length: 9-1/4 inches
Blade Width: 10 blades provided in various sizes
Construction: Cast iron & rosewood handle
Finish: Nickel plated
Features: Two interchangeable skate nose pieces, adjustable fence, removable filletster base, depth stop & 10 interchangeable blades
Uses: Bull nose plow, filletster & match plane
Average Dealer Price: $500 to $1000
Average eBay Price: $600 to $1000
Type 1 (japanned): $750 to $1500

Other Notes: Blade widths are 1/8, 3/16, 1/4, 5/16. 3/8, 7/16, 1/2 and 5/8 inch, 1/4 inch tongue blade and a 1-1/2 inch filletster blade. Also comes with a slitter and spur for cross grain work.


Updated: 7th May, 2006

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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.

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