Frame saw

SketchUp Designs Show Us Things Pencil and Paper Won't I started off this Office Hours talking a bit about frame saws and how the hang angle is treated differently than you typical English pattern saw.…

In this installment, I tackle a monster resaw to convert a 12/4x22x55 slab of Walnut into 3 1" slices so I can create my table top and 2 leaves. Obviously, you don't need a big…

Testing and Setting the Saw   Getting this saw to run true is about tweaking the set of the teeth just right so that it won't pull one way or the other. This is the…

 I covered resawing briefly in the Sawing Fundamentals lesson in Semester 1. There really isn't much to it but a rip cut and a lot of sweat. In this lesson I break it down and…

Bow Saws come in many shapes and sizes and depending on the size and usage may have different names.  Frame saws and Turning saws are also common names.  Regardless, all of them consist of a…