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ripsaw

a handsaw for cutting along the grain of timber

ripsaw

[′rip‚sȯ]
(mechanical engineering)
A heavy-tooth power saw used for cutting wood with the grain.

ripsaw

ripsaw
A saw, the teeth of which have a chisel-like ripping action; used for cutting wood in the direction of the grain.
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Raimann ripsaws work in conjunction with a ControlLogix scanner for optimizing defects and detection.
Oil and gas company Samson Oil & Gas Limited (ASX:SSN) (NYSE AMEX:SSN) stated on Tuesday that its 95% working interest, Ripsaw No1 well, located at about 50 miles northwest of Houston in Grimes County, Texas, began drilling operations at 03:00 CDT yesterday (Tuesday).
An AWMV single bladed ripsaw and a six-spindled moulder was also chosen by Owen and Cooper to meet their needs.
Strip yield, which indicates how efficiently the lumber was converted into strips, is calculated by dividing strip area by the total board footage of lumber processed through the ripsaw.
Well, yes,of course, when you're screaming like a baby as the Ripsaw dunks you in the water again, it is a bit of a leveller.
Recently awarded contracts include the Korea Battle Simulation Center, Marine Air Ground Task Force Training Systems Support, operation and maintenance of the Ripsaw Electronic Warfare and Aircraft Live Fire Range, the Tactical Commander's Development Course, the Defense Threat Reduction Agency Weapons of Mass Destruction Defeat contract and the recently announced Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) Helicopter Simulator Support Program operation and maintenance services contract.
BEST OF THE REST: Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls - you'll get drenched to the skin and scared out of your pants.
It staffed up to 25 artists in an effort to work out such diverse looks as The Cat in the Hat ride, the Green Eggs and Ham restaurant, Merlin's Magic Shop, Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls ride, the Mulberry Street Emporium, Jurassic Park and Popeye and Bluto's Bilge Rats ride.
She pokes at the ruins of the city like an armored tank; but she thinks of herself as a ripsaw cutting through knots in wood.
The company recently created a highly modified version of the Ripsaw for use as a prop in an upcoming Hollywood film.
Among the equipment purchases made in the past couple of years has been a second CNC nested-based router, another edgebander, a gang ripsaw, planer and a CNC sliding saw.