Buck Saw Review By: I.Ball
Category: Old Hand Saws
Tool Type: Hand Saw
This lovely Totenham Court Road, London, England old Buck hand saw was
fitted with an elegant, decorative shaped Beech handle and a nibbed blade.
The handle and the blade are locked together with the use of 3 brass split-nut buttons.
The brass buttons have a special split-nut screwdriver slot on the reverse side of the handle. This allows the user to tighten or unscrew the buttons as required.
The saw handle has a flat underside. This Buck saw was made in the Victorian era / 19th century.
The saw shown in the photo had a 26 inch long blade with a 7 tpi (teeth per inch) blade. Other sizes of this saw were produced.
Handle Markings: None
Number Of Buttons: 3
Type Of Buttons: Brass, Split-nut
Material Of Buttons: Brass
Blade Markings: 'Buck, Tot Court Rd'
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