Bow Saw

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Project by walnutcase78 posted 08-15-2013 03:24 PM 1251 views 1 time favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Bow Saw
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Sorry for the lack of pictures, will post more later. I made this as a gift for my father. It is made of maple lamented around a 1/4 inch strip of Walnut. The handles are Walnut as is the paddle. The string is just tan paracord. The saw is finished with a couple coats of wax.

-- Bradley

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#1 posted 08-15-2013 11:53 PM

Nice saw! I could have used that a few days ago. I have a b-day coming up, if your not busy…..hahahah, thanks for posting.

-- Jeff in central Me.

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#2 posted 08-16-2013 09:24 PM

Awesome. I’ve read about these in library books, but the book with the instructions has been stolen from the library (not by me). I tried cutting with my garden bow saw, and my word, it sure is powerful. As fast as a bandsaw but not as noisy or scary. Also more difficult to control. It’s on my (long) list of things to make.

-- I'm not creative, I'm just bad at copying

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