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278546 the_tinker <tinker@z...> 2024‑06‑19 Re: Moulding planes......
Dunno Frank. However they got to that size they sure do stack nice and pretty.

On 6/18/24 23:02, Frank Filippone wrote:

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> It is the early 18th century and everyone making planes makes them the
> same length.  Can anyone explain how this could happen? ( ditto 19th
> century)
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> There was no one nor a guild in the USA at least,  to establish a
> standard, and yet they are very much the same size......
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> How did this happen?  What forces were in play?
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> Frank Filippone
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John Pesut
Boardman, Ohio

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