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Stanley No. 5 C Jack Plane


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Manufactured: 1898 to 1970
Length: 14 inches
Blade Width: 2 inches
Construction: Cast iron, rosewood handle & knob
Finish: Japanned
Features: Corrugated sole
Uses: General purpose bench plane
Average Dealer Price: $25 to $75
Average eBay Price: $18 to $60

Other Notes: Sweetheart versions (1920-1935) often reach higher prices, but not always


Updated: 15th February, 2006

Stanley No. 5 C Jack Planes on eBay right now...

Antique Stanley Bailey No 5 Plane Smooth Bottom Aluminum Handle
Antique Stanley Bailey No 5 Plane Smooth Bottom Aluminum Handle $52.29
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STANLEY BAILEY No5 STEEL PLANE 101
STANLEY BAILEY No5 STEEL PLANE 101 $52.00
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VINTAGE STANLEY BAILEY NO5 SMOOTH BOTTOM WOOD PLANE
VINTAGE STANLEY BAILEY NO5 SMOOTH BOTTOM WOOD PLANE $38.89
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Stanley Block Plane 9 1 2 9 1 4 18 19 65 120 118 220 Blade 1 5 8
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STANLEY WOOD PLANE NO5 BASE AND FROG
STANLEY WOOD PLANE NO5 BASE AND FROG $9.95
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Stanley Bailey No 5 1 4 Junior Jack wood plane type 17
Stanley Bailey No 5 1 4 Junior Jack wood plane type 17 $44.68
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STANLEY WOOD PLANE NO4 AND STANLEY NO5 LEVER CAPS 2
STANLEY WOOD PLANE NO4 AND STANLEY NO5 LEVER CAPS 2 $6.99 (1 Bid)
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Stanley Bailey NO 5 1 4 Wood Plane Body Smooth Bottom
Stanley Bailey NO 5 1 4 Wood Plane Body Smooth Bottom $14.95
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Stanley Bailey NO 5 1 4 Wood Plane Knob Screw
Stanley Bailey NO 5 1 4 Wood Plane Knob  Screw $19.95
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Stanley Bailey NO 5 1 4 Wood Plane Frog Smooth Bottom
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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.