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handsaw

[′hand‚sȯ]
(design engineering)
A saw operated by hand, with a backward and forward arm movement.

handsaw

handsaw: nomenclature
Any hand-held saw for cutting wood having a handle at one end; operated manually.
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Northumberland College at Kirkley Hall in Ponteland has been chosen to run The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) Silky Fox Handsaws Awards to recognise outstanding students on practical courses related to woodland management.
After years of intense research and development to design the only handsaw the professional tradesman will ever need, IRWIN Tools introduces the new IRWIN Universal Handsaw that cuts three times faster than traditional tooth handsaws and delivers unparalleled performance that tradesmen demand on the jobsite.
One: no chainsaws, power saws, handsaws or hatchets are allowed.
He has returned to the age-old system of climbers who scale the slender trunks with wicker fannypacks to hold their clippers and handsaws.
Burn calories and reduce emissions by using a push mower, pruners, handsaws and rakes instead of power equipment.
industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in (1) manufacturing nonpowered handsaws and/or (2) manufacturing saw blades, all types (including those for power sawing machines).
Daniels said money Promontory designates for Haiti will provide Haitians with recovery starter kits, which include building materials and tools - hammers, nails, buckets, rope, crowbar, a tarp, trowels and handsaws.
They are designed to be cut using a utility knife and straight edge, but handsaws or low-rpm power saws can also be used.
Home builders and contractors won't find better deals on hardware and hardware accessories such as finishing and drywall nails, stapes, hammers, handsaws and miscellaneous hand tools.
And then the conversation would launch into an animated 30-minute discussion about who used to be the best handsaw tooth setter and saw filer around, and how you can't find anybody anymore to do that kind of work, and how the whole world was going to the dogs until one of the group would suddenly look at his watch and say, "Good Lord, I gotta go.
He had had to cut the sheets using a handsaw, with no protective equipment.
com/research/ff7567/saw_blade_and_hand) has announced the addition of Supplier Relations US, LLC's new report "Saw Blade and Handsaw Manufacturing Industry in the U.