This Mathieson square rabbet has seen
virtually no use at all. The corners of the plane
body are crisp and sharp and the body shows almost
The blade is bedded at 50 degrees. The mouth
is tight. The blade has a tiny bit of pitting
right at the edge, the only defect. The rest of the
blade, which is full length, is absolutely perfect.
It's almost a perfect example.
From collection of
Joshua Clark at Hyperkitten.com.