The lever cap screw in stanley bailey and record bench planes is 932 24tpi americanunified form. These help date the plane and will help determine if the plane is a siegley.
Bench plane lever cap. General purpose bench plane for workshop site or fine finishing. Bobs illustrated type study of bailey bench planes. Bobs illustrated type study of bailey bench plane.
Do not overtighten the lever cap screw. See cross reference parts chart for stanley bench plane blades cap irons lever caps 5. Stanley basic plane parts.
All bench plane bodies are surface ground flat and square to a tolerance. The lever cap is machined and finished as before. Lever cap now has sargent cast and wrapped in a border.
7 jointer plane our most popular jointer. The lever cap is nickel plated but the notched rectangles background is painted in stanleys trademark orange color. The stanley bench plane.
This is an excerpt from the book sargent 400 series bench plane identifcation guide. Jack plane the most versatile bench plane. Lets take a look at the differences in the siegley hahn bench plane lever caps.
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