Close
Sign Up Today and Get a Special 10% Off Coupon

Matched Chip Breaker and Blade Set, 2-3/8"W for Stanley Handplanes #4-1/2, #5-1/2, #6 and #7

Item #150814
$99.99
Qty.   or Add to Wish List

 
5.0

(5 reviews)

Read Reviews | Write a Review


Product Information:

Revive your Antique Stanley/Bailey hand plane with these premium Blade and Chipbreaker Sets. Premier quality A-2 Pinnacle/IBC blades have been matched with an innovative chipbreaker design that can give your plane performance that rivals modern high end tools. These replacement sets are over 65% thicker than the original equipment and are match-ground and serialized at the time of manufacture. Hardened O-1 Chipbreaker with precision ground edge provides superior support for the blade. These features provide for a heavier and stiffer blade which reduces vibration and chatter, leading to improved performance. Exclusively designed Chipbreaker Blade Adjustment Tabs allow thicker premium blades/chipbreakers to function in antique planes. Minor modification may be required to the plane’s mouth opening to accommodate this blade.



Blade Specification:
  • Razor Sharp - “Out Of The Box”

  • 0.140” Thick A-2 Tool Steel

  • Double Tempered To 60-62 HRc

  • Fully Stress Relieved

  • Cryogenically Treated and Air Hardened

  • Fully Demagnetized

  • Precision Ground Top/Bottom

  • Precision Ground/Hand Polished Sides

  • Ships with Micro-Thin, Water-Soluble Rust Inhibitor



  • Cosman Chipbreaker Specification:
  • 0.125” Thick O-1 Tool Steel

  • Hardened to 30-32HRc l

  • Precision machined, sharpened mating edge l

  • Precision Matched - Ground and Serialized to each Blade l

  • Revolutionary Blade Adjuster Tabs l

  • Precision ground hand polished edges l

  • Flat to 0.0005” across leading edge

  • California Residents: Click here for Proposition 65 information.

     
     

    REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

    by PowerReviews
     
    5.0

    (based on 5 reviews)

    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Well built / quality (5)
    • Effective (4)

    Cons

    Best Uses

    • Large projects (3)
    • Small projects (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Avid do-it-yourselfer (4)
    • Primary Use:
    • Personal (4)

    Displaying reviews 1 - 5

    Back to top

    |

     
    5.0

    Pinnacle matched chip breaker and blade

    By  djppilot

    from Concord Twp., Ohio

    About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

    Pros

    • Strong
    • Versatile
    • Works Effectively

    Cons

    Best Uses

    • Large Projects
    • Small Projects

    Comments about Matched Chip Breaker and Blade Set, 2-3/8"W for Stanley Handplanes #4-1/2, #5-1/2, #6 and #7 :

    Turns a mediocre plane into a great plane that is a joy to use. If you pickup an old stanley 4 1/2, 5 1/2, 6 or 7 and put this blade and chip breaker in, it will act the same as any very expensive plane out there (maybe better). Know that the mouth opening will need to be filed to a slightly larger opening which is no big deal. Say goodbye to chatter, there won't be any. I was able to plane figured hard maple which surprised me, just keep the mouth opening so small that it actually looks closed to the naked eye (at least it looked closed to my eyes).Blade measured .144, chip breaker .125

    • Primary Use:
    • Personal
     
    5.0

    Fantastic. This is the blade to buy!

    By  Mike

    from Naperville, IL

    About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

    Pros

    • Strong
    • Super sharp
    • Thick
    • Works Effectively

    Cons

    • Thick

    Best Uses

    • Large Projects
    • Small Projects

    Comments about Matched Chip Breaker and Blade Set, 2-3/8"W for Stanley Handplanes #4-1/2, #5-1/2, #6 and #7 :

    I restored an ancient Bailey #7 because I liked the heft, tote and the corrugated sole. (Don't get me started on how long it took to lap that huge sole!). I decided not to invest the time in the rusty old blade and chip breaker, and was introduced to these blades by my helpful local Woodcraft guru. Wow, what a great investment. This is the thickest blade I've ever seen. And that goes for the chip breaker as well. In addition to outstanding quality and workmanship they really thought through the details. Because it's so much thicker they added these four little set screws to ensure proper engagement with the adjustment lever. Super sharp out of the package, this set shaves thin or thick without issues. I was warned I might have to file the mouth in the sole of the old #7. With some finicky adjusting of the frog I was able to get some nice thin shavings, but there was no room for Real adjustment so I grabbed my sharpie and rectangular file and enlarged the mouth in the sole as suggested. Took less than 5 minutes and now I've got all the flexibility I want. When I have occasion to replace other plane blades in the future, this is the series I will look for.

    • Primary Use:
    • Personal
     
    5.0

    does what they say

    By  sawdust mike

    from carbondale pa

    About Me Casual Do-It-Yourselfer

    Pros

    • Strong
    • Works Effectively

    Cons

    Best Uses

    • Home Repair

    Comments about Matched Chip Breaker and Blade Set, 2-3/8"W for Stanley Handplanes #4-1/2, #5-1/2, #6 and #7 :

    Works like they said it would. Easy to set up with the video and it works great.

    • Primary Use:
    • Personal
     
    5.0

    Would buy for some of my other planes

    By  Redgum

    from Melbourne, Australia

    About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

    Pros

    • Lightweight
    • Strong
    • Works Effectively

    Cons

    Best Uses

    • Gifts
    • Large Projects
    • Small Projects

    Comments about Matched Chip Breaker and Blade Set, 2-3/8"W for Stanley Handplanes #4-1/2, #5-1/2, #6 and #7 :

    I use it in a #7 plane for truing long straight edges.

    • Primary Use:
    • Personal
     
    5.0

    Convert those old Stanelys into high end

    By  Virginia Woodworker

    from Weyers Cave, VA

    About Me Avid Do-It-Yourselfer

    Pros

    • INNOVATIVE
    • Strong

    Cons

    • HIGH DOLLAR

    Best Uses

    • WOODWORKING SHOP

    Comments about Matched Chip Breaker and Blade Set, 2-3/8"W for Stanley Handplanes #4-1/2, #5-1/2, #6 and #7 :

    This product can take a $25 old Stanley plane and turn it into a near Lie-Nielsen plane. For a limited time Rob Cosman's DVD "Rob Cosman The Great Hand Plane Revival" a $32.50 value. While this is expensive it is much less expensive than a high dollar plane and is great for those of us just getting into hand tools.

    Displaying reviews 1 - 5

    Back to top

    |