Plough plane fitted with a No1 iron and six alter

Made:
1870-1912 in Perth

Plough plane fitted with a No1 iron and six alternative irons Nos 2,3,4,6,7 & 8.

This tool, known as a plough, was used for working out recesses for panelling and sunk portions of the woodwork. They were used in coach-building, particularly for jointing bottoms of carriages and under door panels.

Details

Category:
Hand and Machine Tools
Object Number:
1927-1054
Materials:
steel and wood
Measurements:
plane: 7.874 x 10.6299 x 10.6299 in.; 200 x 270 x 270 mm
type:
hand tool - plane
credit:
Reid, J.