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by Sawman
March 1st, 2019, 11:56 am
ForumCOLON Filing
TopicCOLON Long Jointer
RepliesCOLON 3
ViewsCOLON 725

Re: Long Jointer

Let us know when you get it and how you find it. I think it is just marvellous how you can just buy this stuff new now.
by Sawman
August 25th, 2018, 12:15 pm
ForumCOLON Crosscut saws 101
TopicCOLON Strange face on a saw hammer.
RepliesCOLON 3
ViewsCOLON 803

Strange face on a saw hammer.

Got these today after a long wait for the price to come down.
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The question is why does one of them have a ridge on it.
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It is on both faces and it appears to been made that way not someone messing about its just to well done. Any ideas.
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by Sawman
March 14th, 2018, 12:10 pm
ForumCOLON Filing
TopicCOLON Long Jointer
RepliesCOLON 3
ViewsCOLON 725

Re: Long Jointer

I have the prototype I tried out here in the U.K. Just excellent. Well recommend it and must have item, along with his Dolly 13 setting hammer also excellent.
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by Sawman
November 6th, 2017, 9:09 am
ForumCOLON Trail Projects and Training Opportunities
TopicCOLON Remote Sawing
RepliesCOLON 1
ViewsCOLON 1187

Re: Remote Sawing

Crazy but it works. I could have done with this a few times.
by Sawman
September 10th, 2017, 12:22 am
ForumCOLON Trail Projects and Training Opportunities
TopicCOLON Long Saw Filing Tuition. Wales. U.K. 2018
RepliesCOLON 0
ViewsCOLON 1331

Long Saw Filing Tuition. Wales. U.K. 2018

I have been asked to do saw tuition in Raglan in Wales. Which I have acepted. I will be assisted by Steven Jones of Raglan Nr Monmouth. On the w/e of the 3-4 of March 2018. This course will take in all aspects of saw restoration. From a rusty bent saw, to become a very valuable tool. All types of sa...
by Sawman
August 9th, 2017, 11:35 am
ForumCOLON Crosscut saws 101
TopicCOLON Saw indenting, royal chinook?
RepliesCOLON 2
ViewsCOLON 2983

Re: Saw indenting, royal chinook?

by Sawman
June 8th, 2017, 3:18 am
ForumCOLON Crosscut saws 101
TopicCOLON B.A.L.S.O.F
RepliesCOLON 3
ViewsCOLON 3268

Re: B.A.L.S.O.F

All I can say is that Dolly is a very natural teacher, has deep knowledge of saws and her trade and was a joy to be taught by her. If you can get on one of her courses you will not be disappointed. I for one hope to travel to the U.S. for one of her longer courses and also meet up with other saw peo...
by Sawman
June 2nd, 2017, 2:01 am
ForumCOLON Crosscut saws 101
TopicCOLON B.A.L.S.O.F
RepliesCOLON 3
ViewsCOLON 3268

B.A.L.S.O.F

Due to Dollys very sucessful U.K. tour. I would like to announce the formation of The British Association of Long Saw Owners & Filers. Its aim is to help with the care,maintance and promote the use of crosscuts within in the U.K. Still in the early stages as yet and as Dolly as our Honorary Madam Pr...
by Sawman
February 7th, 2017, 12:59 pm
ForumCOLON Crosscut saws 101
TopicCOLON milling marks on a flat saw?
RepliesCOLON 5
ViewsCOLON 3580

Re: milling marks on a flat saw?

Looking at photos last thing at night and making a snap decision. Agree they look like something more to do with the handle. The photos I have enclosed is where I was coming from there appears to be two types of grinding the first is the circle type which is were I made the comment about the handle ...
by Sawman
February 5th, 2017, 2:54 pm
ForumCOLON Crosscut saws 101
TopicCOLON milling marks on a flat saw?
RepliesCOLON 5
ViewsCOLON 3580

Re: milling marks on a flat saw?

Hi Gavin you are correct they are made by a grinding stone. To get a sheet of steel to be flat free from imperfections they would have had a large circular stone travel over the plate. Depending on the speed,travel over the plate and size of stone this would show on the saw plate. If the saw was put...