Looks like the collectors are starting to jump on Plumb. Will still probably use my lighter double bevel camp hatchets for cleaning vines off of living trees in the woods. This is not to say that other North American, and even English and some European manufacturers did not export axe heads with elongated eyes. Powered by The free listing. Please complete the check out process for total and send.
Smaller than an axe and larger than a hatchet. This Item would be a good addition to your Tool Collection. Please don't immediately open a claim. Tool Box or for your Work Bench. The item is being sold in as is condition. Such finishes had a clear coating applied directly onto the finished wood.
We would hate to ruin any Patina that would lower the value. It has a rectangle stamped on it with the word plumb in it. The bottom of the handle has chips. Polish the head, except the logo, with steel wool. Research indicates that more than one system of weights and measures existed in Australia up until the mid 1900s. Just request an invoice when finished. The examples of markings involving the names of individuals may have been ordered through Shapleigh but they were made by Plumb.
An Auction by Farm Country Primitives You are bidding on 2 hatchets. . Tool Box or for your Work Bench. The customer will be responsible for the return shipping costs. I do combine shipping, just message me. Plumb also manufactured a number of tools, mostly axes and hammers, under the brand names belonging to a variety of major hardware wholesalers. Photo is of actual item in this auction.
We would hate to ruin any Patina that would lower the value. Not long thereafter Plumb started to use advertisements touting McLaren's choice of axes. It has a small cut near the blade on the back side. Some Items may need cleaning. It may also be that Plumb manufactured a preponderance of such hatchets but most were not identified with the maker.
Apparently the Plumbs were quite patriotic. The hatchet weighs about 1 lb 8 oz. I will continue to add coats over the next couple of weeks until it seems like its not really soaking in anymore. Many of the etched hatchets and axes were sold through major hardware wholesalers but a significant number of the Plumb made tools were not marked as such. I got it out this morning to sharpen it and start cleaning it up. Red paint kept bleeding out the end grain. We will figure new combined weight and best shipping.
Apparently shortly thereafter Edward A. You are welcome to return it within 30 days of receipt. Satisfaction Guaranteed Unconditional 30 Day money back return policy Payment via PayPal Worldwide shipping Combined shipping Always read the product instructions and warning information prior to using any product. One of the supplemental advantages to supplying such axes was the input provided by indigenous choppers. They were not like the elongated narrow axe eyes common to axes used throughout North America. This has the permabond seal at the top of the handle. Return Policy Our return policy is simple.
Most of my energy though has been focused on sanding and sealing the handle. . The broad line was generally referred to as striking tools. However unlike the earlier production, it appears that the Plumb tools made today are all made overseas primarily by Asian manufacturers. Tool Box or for your Work Bench. Plumb also added files to their production capabilities but they are considerably less known about than the other lines.
This Item would be a good addition to your Tool Collection. A good way to check its value would be watching for one on eBay that is of the same style and has markings like yours. The poll was pretty mangled and had mushroomed out quite a bit, but with time and a lots of files, I've managed to clean that up. I buy it and go home. We would hate to ruin any Patina that would lower the value.