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bucksaw

A saw consisting of a blade set in an H-shaped frame; used for cutting wood on a sawhorse.
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Equipment Site Felling Skidding 1 Timbco feller-buncher John Deere 648G grapple Timberjack 460G grapple Caterpillar 517 grapple 2 Husgvarna 372 XP chain saw John Deere 540B cable Case 650G cable 3 Husgvarna 385 XP chain saw John Deere 648G grapple 4 Timbco feller-buncher John Deere 648G grapple Timberjack 460G grapple Caterpillar 517 grapple 5 Husqvarna 372 XP chain saw John Deere 540B cable Case 650G cable 6 Timbco 445 EXL feller-buncher CAT525B grapple Timberjack 460 grapple Equipment Bucker Site Bucking Loading experience (yr) 1 CTR bucksaw Barko 395 ML loader 14 2 CTR bucksaw Serco 200F loader 18 3 CTR bucksaw Barko 160D loader 5 4 CTR bucksaw Barko 395 ML loader 14 5 CTR bucksaw Serco 200F loader 18 6 CTR bucksaw Prentice 384 loader 23 Table 2.
In the early spring during maple sap boiling (which is done in the woodshed), we often cut wood off the stack by hand with the bucksaw, as it seems to fit the hands-on nature of maple syrup making and the wonderful quiet of late winter/ early spring.
To break open large fruit, an axe, hatchet, chopping maul, or bucksaw works well.