Dating old stanley planes
The flowchart starts by asking questions about the cast iron bed of your plane.
I intend to eventually format the data into a more usable format, but for now I want to put it out for reference and feedback.
I've converted some of the plane dating information found in Patrick Leach's Plane Type Study into an easy-to-use hypertext flowchart.
Hopefully by answering a few questions about your plane you can determine which type it is.
I got a Stanley block plane in a lot of tools that I purchased recently that I'm trying to identify - I'm sure someone here can help me out. 91/2 both the plane and the iron are totally different than my other 91/2 planes.
Ok, info I have: The lateral adjustment is like the ones on the other block planes made in England, and you mentioned that the utter is likewise stamped.