Peter McBride        Antique and Old Tools
TOOLS FOR SALE
home | antique and old tools | links | email peter.

Peter McBride
PO Box 135
Red Hill South VIC  3937
AUSTRALIA
Page updated :- 30 July, 2020
More tools added regularly.

Phone: 03 5989 6501    Mob: 0419 518 357
011613 5989 6501 (USA)     00613 5989 6501 (UK)  world clock
Local Payments: Direct deposit, or cash on collection.
Post / shipping will be at cost.
International Payments: Paypal (EMAIL peter@petermcbride.com)
Prices are in Australian currency. For approximate conversions go here

click on the images, a large picture will open in a new window

Norris A5 - post WW2 infill smoothing plane.
AU$320.00
(approx US$227.00) #A5N2

Norris - London A5. Post-WW2 smoothing plane, steel body. Unmarked back-iron, Norris blade marked on the back Sorby. Beech Infill refinished.
Screw up through handle.

a5norris2_5.JPG (306902 bytes)

a5norris2_6.JPG (316262 bytes)

a5norris2_1.JPG (309008 bytes)
a5norris2_3.JPG (395957 bytes)
a5norris2_7.JPG (351705 bytes)
a5norris2_2.JPG (390269 bytes)
a5norris2_4.JPG (311332 bytes)
a5norris2_8.JPG (318037 bytes)

USER MADE  DOVETAILED SMOOTHING PLANE
AU$225.00
(approx US$160.00) #UM1

Nice user made dovetailed smoother. Laminated infill with some chipping and wear to the infill finish.
2 1/4 inch Marples parallel blade with 1 1/4 inch left under the slot.
Super fine throat.

 

unmarked_sm_b.jpg (250377 bytes)

unmarked_sm_a.jpg (250058 bytes)
unmarked_sm_f.jpg (254172 bytes)

 

unmarked_sm_c.jpg (235479 bytes)
unmarked_sm_d.jpg (234227 bytes)
Cast Iron Smoothing plane.
AU$175.00
(approx US$125.00) #CI1
Cast Iron Smoothing plane.
Made in the style of a Norris #51.
There is provision for an adjuster, but none is fitted.
Marples parallel iron.
Very well done repair to the right cheek, and some brass plugs to the base, probably to fill casting voids.

 

cast_iron_1f.jpg (205037 bytes)

cast_iron_1a.jpg (276958 bytes)
cast_iron_1b.jpg (263187 bytes)
cast_iron_1c.jpg (249285 bytes)

 

cast_iron_1d.jpg (241724 bytes)
cast_iron_1e.jpg (180153 bytes)
Stanley # A6 Aluminium fore plane.
AU$225.00
(approx US$160.00) #STA6

Stanley #A6 Aluminium Fore Plane. 1910 Patent on the bed. Very nice wood, with the label on the handle.
SW blade.


sta6_g.JPG (341885 bytes)
sta6_h.JPG (381652 bytes)

sta6_a.JPG (406696 bytes)
sta6_b.JPG (410808 bytes)
sta6_f.JPG (224342 bytes)
sta6_c.JPG (315440 bytes)
sta6_d.JPG (338814 bytes)
sta6_e.JPG (334283 bytes)
Spiers Ayr, Plane-O-Ayr, steel smoothing plane. WW1 model
AU$155.00
(approx US$110.00) #SP2
Spiers, Ayr,  Plane-O-Ayr steel smoothing plane. WW1 model with welded body, cast steel lever and the wood block behind the blade. Replacement Mathieson 2 1/4 inch blade, original Spiers back iron. Body has been cleaned up, painted black and the wood refinished. 

spiers2_2.JPG (333333 bytes)

spiers2_1.JPG (285975 bytes)
spiers2_4.JPG (328469 bytes)
spiers2_6.JPG (324020 bytes)
spiers2_3.JPG (220012 bytes)
spiers2_5.JPG (314263 bytes)
Spiers Ayr dovetailed steel infill smoothing plane.
AU$255.00
(approx US$160.00) #SP1
Spiers, Ayr, dovetailed steel smoothing plane. Late model with the Signature mark on the lever. Replacement Mathieson 2 1/4 inch blade set makes a very tight throat. Replacement/repaired  laminated handle. Body has been cleaned up, and wood refinished. 

spiers1_e.JPG (388143 bytes)
spiers1_g.JPG (350216 bytes)

spiers1_a.JPG (287347 bytes)
spiers1_c.JPG (291655 bytes)
spiers1_h.JPG (229394 bytes)
spiers1_b.JPG (289588 bytes)
spiers1_d.JPG (289830 bytes)
Scottish cast gunmetal infill smoothing plane.
AU$175.00
(approx US$125.00) #SC2
9 3/4 inch, (246mm) long, heavy 5 lbs 3 oz (2.33 kg) cast gunmetal panel plane in the Scottish style. Mathieson iron is parallel, 2 1/8 inch wide with matching Mathieson back iron. Lever pin relocated.
Throat has some brass welding, and may need a bit of a tidy up.

 

scottish_2c.jpg (344478 bytes)

scottish_22.jpg (293947 bytes)scottish_2a.jpg (208662 bytes)
scottish_2.jpg (233071 bytes)
scottish_2b.jpg (248368 bytes)
scottish_2d.jpg (173490 bytes)

 

Copyright Peter McBride 2020