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Great saw without dropping the big $$$$

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Review by gardentiger posted 05-14-2012 12:18 PM 3597 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Bought this saw at traditionalwoodworker.com. Did a lot of research and they had the best price. After playing with old Disston saws for a few years this is a real eye opener. This saw seemed more rigid and cut lots better. I stayed out in the shop and cut a few more pieces of lumber just because I enjoyed it so much. Highly recommend.




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#1 posted 05-14-2012 05:42 PM

A while ago I bought a Great Neck on Amazon for , I believe around $20.00, never did a review , I am also happy with it.

-- Bert

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#2 posted 05-15-2012 12:51 AM

I agree that this is a great saw. I’ve had mine for a few years and it has become my tool or choice for initially cross-cutting my rough lumber. My last project used some of a massive 16/4 cherry board over 10’ long. If I didn’t have this saw, I probably would have resorted to a chain saw.

The taper ground is a very important feature of this saw.

-- “That it will never come again / Is what makes life so sweet. ” ― Emily Dickinson

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#3 posted 05-15-2012 09:48 AM

Nice looking saw….....How much do they cost?

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#4 posted 05-17-2012 09:12 AM

Great looking saw, looks like a good value for $102.00 will have to look into one of these thx.

http://www.traditionalwoodworker.com/10-TPI-Cross-Cut-LYNX-26-Saw-Beech-Taper-Ground/productinfo/279-2610BT/

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 05-07-2013 03:42 AM

It’s great to see this review/article.

I just received my Lynx rip saw by delivery today.
Looking ahead to making lots of saw dust and great projects
with it in the near future. You may be a able to catch my short intro at this link:
http://lumberjocks.com/TDog/blog/35922

Have a good one!

-- "So many projects...so little time..." Psalm 23

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