VERY EARLY STANLEY No. 71 ROUTER PLANE

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  • Item Category: Tools
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 24, 2008
  • Channel: Auction House

EARLY STANLEY No. 71 ROUTER

is a Stanley No. 71 antique router. It fits a type 6 type study. It has the 1901 patent date on base for the blade adjuster. It also has the throat closing attachment as part of the blade locking mechanism - a part not often found as they were only offered for a very short time and were often misplaced or lost over time. This plane has all the original parts in fine condition. The metal is very clean and shiny. The wood is chip & crack free and has a worn in luster. Smooth bottom with no trace of any rust. Would be a great user but because of its age and rarity better to put this in an antique tool collection and get one of the many newer versions for a user. A scarce and fine Stanley tool.

I am offering many drills and planes and other tools from my antique tool collection. is a chance to get many fine vintage tools that are collectible but also great users. I will combine tools for shipping at a lower rate.

I am a shop teacher, woodworker, and tool collector for over 25 years. I use many pictures as they are worth a thousand words and count on them as part of my description. So look them over for all the little details they reveal. When I have a reserve it is fairly set below the current market value. I do not disclose this reserve unless you are an active bidder on the
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