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All features of TYPE 7 except “S” casting marks eliminated.
* Only one patent date stamped on lateral lever, 7-24-88.
* “B” casting marks on most specimens (Foundry name unknown.)

Type 8 1900-1902

**Low front knob
**Plane Size Cast in Toe in front of knob
**”Bailey” Not Cast bed
**Small depth adjuster nut (1”)
** “B” cast in frog, lever cap and/or bed
**Left handed depth adjuster nut
**Keyhole shaped hole in lever cap
**No logo on the lever cap
**Note: A “B” cast in the bed indicate a type 8.

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Based on Rogers Smiths PTAMPIA Vol 1

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Stanley #4 SMOOTHING PLANE. TYPE 8.

STANLEY #4 SMOOTHING PLANE. TYPE 8. This plane has been completely restored, tuned and sharpened. See detailed pictures. The blade has some pitting on the top and some minor pitting about 1/4” in on the back opf the cutting edge. Once you’ve sharpened to ...

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