Saw set for finer saw teeth needed

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Forum topic by Bill White posted 06-11-2016 10:25 PM 709 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Bill White

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06-11-2016 10:25 PM

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Looking for a saw set for my 11 tpi tenon saw.
I foolishly sold my 42X (Stanley) because I hadn’t used it. Now I’m lookin’ for one.


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#1 posted 06-12-2016 01:47 AM

Bill…. the 42 is one sweet set. I use mine from 8tpi thru 14tpi with ease.

Im sure theres still some out there, but you may have to PAY for em.


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#2 posted 06-12-2016 02:16 AM

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#3 posted 06-12-2016 02:43 PM

Holy CATFISH! Those prices…..........
Guess that I sold mine too cheap.
Thanks guys.


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#4 posted 06-12-2016 04:29 PM

Bill, do you have any other saw sets lying around? Generally you can file the pin down to fit on narrower teeth. That’s basically the difference between a fine and coarse saw set.

If you don’t have anything, you can get the Somax fine saw set from Lee Valley or Highland Woodworking, and maybe Rockler or Woodcraft. It works well, just the steel isn’t as hard as maybe it should be and people say it wears out quicker.

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#5 posted 06-13-2016 01:45 AM

From $39.00 to $70.00 for a brand new old stock one.

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