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sawhorse

a stand for timber during sawing

sawhorse

[′sȯ‚hȯrs]
(engineering)
A wooden rack used to support wood that is being sawed.

sawhorse, sawbuck

A four-legged support, usually used in pairs, to hold wood while being sawed.
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Because a sawhorse is not fine furniture, there is no need to sand a great deal.
I took over the entire space and filled it with eight bookshelves, making a desk complex consisting of one 3 x 5 foot oak table, the old sawhorse and door set-up on the right and two file cabinets with a door across their top on the left, and on top of the file cabinets one of those cubbyhole desktop stacker units.
Twitter has emerged as powerful platform for covering news, politics, entertainment and more - but it would be nothing without talented writers," said Gregory Galant, CEO of Sawhorse Media.
The VSEPR theory and some very clear illustrations of the Newman projections and Sawhorse views of molecules are some of the tools used to explicate these concepts.
After cutting a pipe to the right length (using a chop saw and metal cutting blade) I mixed concrete, tipped one side of the pipe up on a sawhorse and filled it with cement.
They have a sawhorse up around it, but it keeps getting knocked down," said Miles Hodge before the repairs were made Friday.
Founder and former vice president of SawHorse, in Atlanta, he is now a principal at Seville Consulting.
What we see is a visceral masterstroke: Lycos lifts an onstage ladder, the show's only set piece, and stands it precariously on a sawhorse where it's been resting.
You can turn almost any hollow- or solid-core door into a handy work surface or extra table with STRUTS the New Sawhorse.
Getting extended use over the last 25 years is an ingenious product that gave do-it-yourselfers an extra pair of hands for all their home projects--the Workmate, a portable device that can be used as a workbench, vise, tool stand, and sawhorse.
Even though he soon had enough cash to wipe out the external debt of Honduras, money didn't seem to be the only thing driving him and he still operated from behind his first desk, an old door balanced on a sawhorse.
Blu Dot's Sawhorse desk is another pared-down design; it resembles an artist's drafting table.