Padauk Backsaw Handle

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Project by Brian Shourd posted 1043 days ago 1032 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I’ve given this backsaw a new lease on life with a derusting, resharpening, and a brand new handle. Handle is made from Padauk. Full details can be found in this blog entry.

Thanks for looking!

-- Brian

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#1 posted 1043 days ago

Very pretty handle, much nicer than the old one.

-- And whatsoever ye do, do it heartily, as to the Lord... Colossians 3:23

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#2 posted 1043 days ago

Love the color.

-- Make furniture that lasts as long as the tree - Ryan

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#3 posted 1043 days ago

The before picture really drives home the amount of TLC you put into this project. Very nice.

-- Love thy neighbour as thyself

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#4 posted 1043 days ago

Nice job Bran. I love to see old saws brought back to life.

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.

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#5 posted 1043 days ago

Nice job on the restoration. That new handle is really stylish!

-- Dan - Valparaiso, Indiana, "A smart man changes his mind, a fool never does."

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#6 posted 1043 days ago

Really nice Brian, now it is a beautiful saw.
Best thoughts,

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#7 posted 1043 days ago

good job …looking good :-)
way better than before
congrat´s with your new toy :-)


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#8 posted 603 days ago

What a tremendous improvement…nice job!!

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