During this time Stanley was in its initial stages of expanding its product line with whatever they thought could sell. Martijn The Netherlands Like Like. They resemble the look of the BED ROCK series of planes, with their semi-squared off sides actually, they are slightly concaveinstead of the rounded sides found on the Bailey line. Totes are also prone to cracking near their bases, just above where they extend forward to meet the main casting. The answer is, both made them.
Many people believe that the lever caps are replaced on these models or that they aren't Stanley products since they have "BAILEY" on them.
I've also seen a frog that had the 'web' of cast iron between the two frog screws snapped off. This means that the plane didn't meet the quality specifications during its inspection.