Don: As far as if the plane is "worth tuning up", that kind of depends on what shape it is in and how much time you want to invest.
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We have been selling the best hand planes since 1978, but as importantly we have helped thousands of woodworkers learn about the proper use and care of hand planes.
I also spent $35 (with the exception of my #7 Bailey, the most I have spent on one) on a new Stanley adjustable mouth block plane at the borg.
After four hours of fettling work, it has turned into a nice user plane.
This model of plane was one of the first planes to be sold when Record first lauched their plane range in 1931.
The 0120 block plane is 7" (17.8cm) in length, weighs approximately 0.62kg (1 3/8lb) and is fitted with a 1 5/8" (4.2cm) blade.Other Woden tools continued to be made until the late 1960's.After that, some former Woden lines were re-numbered and sold under the Record brand.You'll find lots of free hand plane tips & techniques throughout the website.Also we stock an extensive selection of woodworking books with expert instruction on woodworking hand planes, hand plane tuning and sharpening plane blades.Hand planes are the living link between woodworking hands and the wood they work on, bonding the craftsman to the craft.