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Stanley No. 27-1/2 Jack Plane


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Manufactured: 1898 to 1935
Length: 15 inches
Blade Width: 2-1/4 inches
Construction: Cast iron, beech bottom, handle & knob
Finish: Japanned frame, lacquered wood parts
Features: Wood bottom
Uses: General purpose bench plane
Average Dealer Price: $15 to $75
Average eBay Price: $15 to $62


Updated: 25th July, 2006

Stanley No. 27-1/2 Jack Planes on eBay right now...

Stanley Bailey Hand Plane Model No 27 1 2 vintage
Stanley Bailey Hand Plane Model No 27 1 2 vintage $14.87
Time Remaining: 5h 59m
Stanley Bailey Transitional Plane No 27 Top Casting
Stanley Bailey Transitional Plane No 27 Top Casting $8.99
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Beech Tote Stanley No 26 No 27 and No 28 Transitional Planes I729
Beech Tote Stanley No 26 No 27 and No 28 Transitional Planes I729 $18.95
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Cutter Iron Stanley No 45 or No 55 it is No 27 a 1 2 Bead Beading H819
Cutter Iron Stanley No 45 or No 55 it is No 27 a 1 2 Bead Beading H819 $5.95
Time Remaining: 9h 9m
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Plane Vintage Stanley No 27 Plane Pat April 19 1892 15 Long 2 3 16 Wide
Plane Vintage Stanley No 27 Plane Pat April 19 1892 15 Long 2 3 16 Wide $59.20
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Antique Vintage Stanley 27 Jack Plane Tool Stanley Baileys 2 1 8 Wide Blade
Antique Vintage Stanley 27 Jack Plane Tool Stanley Baileys 2 1 8 Wide Blade $34.99
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NO NOTCH Early Cutter Iron Stanley No 45 it is No 27 a 1 2 Bead Beading 9676
NO NOTCH Early Cutter Iron Stanley No 45 it is No 27 a 1 2 Bead Beading 9676 $5.95
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Cutter Iron Stanley No 45 or No 55 it is No 27 a 1 2 Bead Beading J109A
Cutter Iron Stanley No 45 or No 55 it is No 27 a 1 2 Bead Beading J109A $5.95
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Antique Stanley Bailey 27 1 2 15 Wood Bottom Jack Plane Very Good Condition
Antique Stanley Bailey 27 1 2 15 Wood Bottom Jack Plane Very Good Condition $29.99
Time Remaining: 2d 11h 22m
L2718 Stanley No 27 Transitional Wood Plane Antique
L2718 Stanley No 27 Transitional Wood Plane Antique $9.99 (2 Bids)
Time Remaining: 3d 4h 59m


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.