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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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[and] we believe the Ripsaw is tailor-made for that," Atherton said.
Raimann ripsaws work in conjunction with a ControlLogix scanner for optimizing defects and detection.
Ripsaws covered in wood dust can result in chips recycling through the cutting chamber, leading to poor cut quality.
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).
The boys tried Nemesis, Air, Ripsaw, Blade, Spinball Whizzer well into the evening.
Eventually the two men decided on a re-saw, a ripsaw and a multi-sided moulder.
Alton Towers in Staffordshire has five incredible rides: Rita - Queen of Speed, Air, Oblivion 1, Nemesis and Ripsaw.
Also, the SFBBF arbor does not consider the remaining part needs since there is no feedback from the chopsaw to the ripsaw optimizer.
We started on Nemesis, followed by a soaking on Ripsaw (I'm sure we were the wettest) and then to the traditional log flume (once again, we got drenched).
The CPS also pointed out that such activities cut across barriers between senior management and junior personnel.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.
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.