fret saw


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fret saw

a fine-toothed saw with a long thin narrow blade, used for cutting designs in thin wood or metal
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I had been given a treadle fret saw, and Hobbies Weekly Magazine provided patterns to cut out spill boxes.
The design, which weighs 15 kilos, is made of brushed stainless steel and the pieces were cut using a fret saw.
He started furniture-making with a simple fret saw back in World War II, and has built up a reputation as one of the finest craftsmen in Wales, having completed around 140 dressers, all made by hand using traditional tools and indigenous woods.