Buck And Ryan Brass Back Dovetail Saw - 1

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Reviewed By: I.Ball

Manufacturer: Buck And Ryan

Tool Type: Dovetail Saw

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The Buck And Ryan dovetail saw has a closed handle made from Beech which is secured to the blade with the use of two brass buttons.

The saw is a brass back saw; the spine is fitted with a heavy piece of brass which gives the saw weight and decorative properties.

The saw photographed has 21 tpi (teeth per inch) and has a blade length of 8 inches.

Saw Construction

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Handle: Beech

Number Of Buttons: 2

Type Of Buttons: Brass, Buttons

Brass Back Markings:
'Buck & Ryan Ltd, London'

Blade Markings:

Manufactured Dates

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