LumberJocks

New handle for Knew Concepts Saw

  • Advertise with us
Project by Buckeyes85 posted 07-24-2015 01:33 AM 912 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I turned this handle for my Knew Concepts saw and used a ferrule I bought from Elkhead Tools www.elkheadtools.com. It is the same one they use on their handles for the Knew Concepts saws. Gary Benson at Elkhead was a big help in getting the ferrule installed. I copied the pattern for the handle off a gents saw handle I really liked. I think the wood is olivewood – got it out of a scrap bin.





2 comments so far

View Andre's profile

Andre

1018 posts in 1266 days


#1 posted 07-24-2015 05:03 PM

Looks a lot nicer than the stock one! How do you like the Saw, thinking about upgrading?

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

View Buckeyes85's profile

Buckeyes85

108 posts in 1148 days


#2 posted 07-24-2015 06:42 PM

Thanks Andre. The saw itself is wonderful. i know it seems like a lot of money for a fret / coping saw but once you use one it becomes crystal clear. they cut so smooth and true. really a joy to use…especially once you replace the stock handle.

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com