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This Sargent VBM Size 409 (similar to the Stanley No 4 size) smooth plane is in extra fine clean condition. It has been taken apart, cleaned and refurbished and is ready to go. The body’s japanning is in exceptional condition. It has No 409 on cutter and the number 409 behind frog. The plane measures: 9-7/8″ L x 2-3/8″ W. The hefty cutter is clean & marked Sargent VBM No 409 New Haven, CT USA, it measures: 7″ L x 2″ W. I always suggest sharpening for optimal use. The cheeks and sole have pitting but have cleaned up well. The plane weighs a hefty 3 lbs 10 oz. The knob is in nice shape with only a few scratches & wear from use. The tote has been repaired and the original red finish is worn and rough.