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Getting started i've converted some of the plane dating information found in patrick leach's plane type study into an easy-to-use hypertext flowchart hopefully by answering a few questions about your plane you can determine which type it is. Craftsman planes - just like the stanley's - most likely will be just fine for users as i understand it, the older craftman's were made by stanley or sargent or some other reputable company quality probably not as good with newer craftsman's (and stanley's for that matter.
In the pre-craftsman days, fulton appeared to be the most popular brand offered by the sears for tools such as saws, axes, planes, chisels, hammers, pliers, and many other items references to fulton tools appear in sears catalogs at least as early as 1908, with illustrations showing either fulton or fulton tool co on the tools. Plane information/dating question can’t help you with the dating but you are really doing a great job cleaning craftsman planes could have been made by.
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