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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Me and my mate were 'Cloud 9 Disco'' and we made a sign in the shape of a cloud with a fret saw and some twinkly lights.
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The design, which weighs 15 kilos, is made of brushed stainless steel and the pieces were cut using a fret saw.