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Forum topic by Shannytay posted 04-23-2013 07:20 AM 1008 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Shannytay

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04-23-2013 07:20 AM

Topic tags/keywords: question old finishing one man saw

Could anyone tell me about a saw like this? Thanks you all for your time!


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#1 posted 04-23-2013 11:21 AM

Antique “Buck Saw”. Used way back in the day when men were men. Used a lot on the farm for cutting tree limbs. Very sharp. Light weight. Easy to pack around. Most homesteads had one…...................

-- mike...............

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#2 posted 04-23-2013 11:46 AM

Limbs or segmenting downed trees into legs for firewood. A buck saw and an ‘x’-shaped sawbuck and a kid was in business; ready to saw all day then split those pieces for the stove.

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#3 posted 04-24-2013 02:48 PM

thanks so much everyone!

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