Hand saw


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Hand saw

Any saw operated by hand instead of by electricity; may be either a cross-cut saw, ripsaw, or keyhole saw used by carpenters, or a hacksaw used by plumbers.
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Tree cutters should carry a hand saw or axe and take winter clothing.
On June 24 last year, Urfer and Sprong used a hand saw to chop down three transmission poles at the Navy's ELF facility in Clam Lake, Wisconsin, dismantling it for twenty-four hours.
This cuts the face of the plywood cleanly, then after you cut the ends with a hand saw, plane the door smooth.
You could scarcely drive a nail into it, and cutting it nearly burned out a boat builder's power hand saw.
BLM recommends bringing along a hand saw, eye protection, rope or twine, extra food, water and blankets when you cut your tree.
We brought her out by using light hammers, hand saw and drilling machines.
Barbara Jantzen was the first to correctly identify the January/February mystery tool as a saw set, for setting the teeth on a carpenter's hand saw.
To cut a piece of tongue and groove, first score it with a craft knife and metal ruler, then cut it with a hand saw (or a jigsaw with a fine blade) -it''s difficult to cut near the end of the board, so don''t try.
Michael Johnston, of City Sightseeing Belfast, is accused of having a hand saw in a public place without lawful authority.
The vandals used a hand saw to destroy fencing and the railings of a footbridge in the latest attack, but the beauty spot has also been targeted with chainsaws and machetes as yobs hacked down trees, signs and fencing.
The 29-year-old Fijian burst on to the scene in 2004 with the Brumbies when his exploits with the ball in hand saw him involved in a three-way tug of war for his services.
A spirited second-half revival by the Bird in Hand saw Ian Dodgson claim a goal back and efforts from Lee Simpson and John Owens crash against the bar, but for their overall performance Seaview deserved their 3-1 success.