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Cplane
I was doing a search for the Sargent 507 rabbet plane the other night and a Google item came up for a Keen Kutter rabbet plane that appears to be almost identical to the
Sargent. The item had been sold, but I wasn't aware that they even existed! Does anyone know about these??
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timetestedtools
I've tried to avoid starting any collection of keen kutter. I don't see many in the wild around here. So I don't know.
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BRock
Cplane I checked my Keen Kutter Planes book by Alvin Sellers. He shows a KK140 Rabbet Block Plane that looks like a 507. The KK series was most likely manufactured by Ohio Tool for Simmons hardware. The plane had a short production run from 1906 to 1912. It was 7" long and had a 1 3/4" cutter.
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Cplane
Verrrrrrrrrrrrry interesting! I think it would be fun to have a KK rabbet in the collection, just because it's so close to the Sargent 507's that I covet (four on the shelf and one more on the way). I have a KK no.1 coffin plane in the middle of my row of little Stanleys and it looks so cool! Thanks for the heads up and background information! I'd almost forgot about this post. Think I'll start poking around the almighty Internet for one.
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timetestedtools
There is a keen kutter knuckle on EBay right now that is very very tempting. But then all knuckles are very very tempting.
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Cplane
I don't know why, but for some reason the knuckles don't really appeal to me. They seem overly common and somewhat ordinary, although they do fit nicely in your palm and are very comfortable to use. I think I just prefer the unusual and scarcer species of planes like rabbets, corrugated, type 1's, smaller sized, etcetera. Thanks for the tip, though. Will definitely check it out! 
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Cplane
I guess the KK140 is actually closer to the Stanley 140 with the skewed cutter and removable side piece. I also just discovered the Millers Falls no.7, which also very much like the aforementioned. I did see a KK double-sided rabbet in an expired listing, which was the reason for this post. I swear I saw it! If I can find the pic again I will post it here. TBC...
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Cplane
Here's a double-sided Keen Kutter that sold recently at Patented Antiques. They're calling it a KK140, so now I'm really confused.

http://www.antiqbuyer.com/images/ARCHIVE_PICS/archivetools/PLANE-A/Pat-Plns/KK-PLNS/kk-ar/kk140.jpg
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Glen
That's the 07.. The straight 7 is the #2 sized bench smoother.

The 07 is on my list too. I dont have one mostly because its double the price of the stanleys. But I will. Oh yes, yes I will.
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Cplane
Okay, gotcha. I know you will. You are a man on a mission! Did Millers Falls make a double-sided rabbet block plane? I'd hate to get so frustrated in my search that I'd be forced (yeah, right) to pick up a Lie-Nielsen. Don't make me do it! I have enough LN's already. Would prefer to stick with vintage tools.
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Glen
Nope, they didn't. They only made the one.

Did Stanley? I only recall the Sargent and the LN. And now this KK which I didn't know existed.
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BRock
With Keen Kutter you always have to pay attention to the "K"s . The "KK 140" is the double sided rabbet as shown in your antiqbuyer link. This was most likely produced by Ohio Tool, so one would think that there are some arch top rabbet planes out there from Ohio Tool. The single "K" planes were manufactured by Stanley. Stanley never manufactured a double sided arch top rabbet block plane, so the "K140" is a removable side plate skew set up.
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Cplane
Glen - the only double sided rabbet plane that I'm aware Stanley made are the bench plane type no. 10 series. I have a 10 1/2, type 1 with the adjustable mouth. I believe the other KK140 I saw online was on Pinterest. I'll look for that one later and post it here.

BRock - Wow, thanks for that information! It makes total sense now. I bet Ohio Tool made a double sided rabbet block plane if they made one for Keen Kutter. Just saying. I'll be looking for that one too!!
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timetestedtools
I finally won a 10. Yea holiday spending.
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Cplane
Woo Hoo! Congratulations Don!
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