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wire saw:

see quarryingquarrying,
open, or surface, excavation of rock used for various purposes, including construction, ornamentation, road building, and as an industrial raw material. Rock that has been quarried is commonly called stone.
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wire saw

[′wīr ′sȯ]
(mechanical engineering)
A machine employing one- or three-strand wire cable, up to 16,000 feet (4900 meters) long, running over a pulley as a belt; used in quarries to cut rock by abrasion.

wire saw

An assembly for sawing stone by a rapidly moving continuous wire that carries a slurry of sand or other abrasive material.
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This technique is also called non-blasting technique in which the dimension stone is extracted in block shape according to the market demand through Diamond Wire Saw and Chain Saw Technique.
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The new Diamond Wire Saw is a compact, hydraulic DSM-10A saw that can be attached to a variety of concrete structures or anchored to the floor.
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Workers from Allied Steel & Wire saw their pensions disappear when the Cardiff steel firm went bust in 2002.
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In addition, in this pouch I carry a firestarter, a flexible wire saw, Band-Aids, aspirin, a small collapsible water container and/or a couple of condoms for carrying water, a small magnifying glass, water purification tablets and potassium permanganate.
A soft metal guide is passed under the bone from one hole to the next and then the surgeon saws an opening with a fine wire saw through the marked off area, as in diagram 2.