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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.
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.
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.
A thief damaged a door and gained access to a vehicle from which a ripsaw and jigsaw were stolen.
Between the Ripsaw, the world's fastest unmanned ground vehicle, and the BEAR, a robot with superhuman qualities; these intensely motivated inventors create mind blowing new tools for America's heroes.
Then there's my own grief when I discover Fred has left his Ray-Ban sunglasses on the Ripsaw Falls log flume.
HANDLE WITH CARE Matfen's David Hall uses special gloves to handle a 20lb Ripsaw Catfish, a South American native species stocked in Bruce Dale's fishery in Thailand.
The new themed area has been added to Alton Towers' existing range of attractions, which include the big screams of Oblivion, Nemesis, Ripsaw and Rita Queen of Speed.
Alton Towers in Staffordshire has five incredible rides - Rita- Queen of Speed, Air, Oblivion 1, Nemesis and Ripsaw.