Spiers Of Ayr Should Plane Review By: I.Ball
Manufacturer: Spiers Of Ayr
Plane Type: Infill Shoulder Rebate
This shapely model of Spiers Of Ayr infill shoulder rebate plane was made by
the Scottish maker Spiers.
The shoulder plane was dovetailed; with the sole dovetailed with the sides.
The plane had Rosewood infills and wedge.
The blades were usually snecked and sometimes made by the maker 'Ward'.
These planes were 204mm (8") long.
This plane was made in various widths. The Spiers plane photographed above was 25mm (1") wide, the one below was 38mm (1 1/2") wide.
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