riving knife

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riving knife, froe, frow

A tool for splitting shingles and the like.
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Features include: a safety system that is always on and performs continuous self tests, a quick-change mounted European-style riving knife, low-profile blade guard, a large start/stop paddle for hands-free shutoff and a blade shroud for dust collection.