Stanley Jack Plane - No. 5 - Two Tone

stanley jack plane
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Review By: I.Ball

Category: Old Jack Planes

Manufacturer: Stanley

Plane Type: Jack

Model No: 5


The Stanley number 5 two-tone jack plane is a relative of the Stanley number 5 family.

The two-tone range of planes with their maroon /red and yellow colouring are easily identifiable in contrast to the traditional Stanley black finish.

See the Stanley 5 jack plane review for more general details about this plane.

Plane Construction

stanley plane no 5 two tone

Body and frog:
cast iron

Lever cap:
cast iron with a plated finish

Cap iron:
best quality steel

best quality steel

Depth adjuster wheel/nut: brass

Handle and knob: beech

Plane finish: maroon /red and yellow

Stanley 5 Two-Tone Plane Markings

"Made In USA" - found on the top face at the very front of the plane.

Manufactured Dates

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