Type 9 or 10? Stanley no. 4 worth it?

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Forum topic by ryanl posted 01-11-2018 01:49 AM 831 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-11-2018 01:49 AM

Topic tags/keywords: stanley plane stanley plane

Is this plane worth getting and restoring for 10 bucks?

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#1 posted 01-11-2018 01:58 AM

in my area, any vintage plane with all its parts and in good condition
is worth way more than ten bucks. go for it !

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#2 posted 01-11-2018 02:05 AM

As long as there are no cracked parts…go for it…..ones like this take me a full day to rehab….$10? go for it!

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#3 posted 01-11-2018 03:18 AM

Hell yeah.

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#4 posted 01-11-2018 03:27 AM

I see refurbished Type 9 and 10 Stanley #4’s going for $40-50 on ebay. There’s a product Evapo-rust you can get at harbor freight that works great for cleaning up planes like that.

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