Garlic And Sons Hand Saw - Lynx - 1

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Lynx Saw Review By: I.Ball

Category: Old Hand Saws

Manufacturer: Garlic And Sons

Tool Type: Hand Saw

Model No: Lynx


This early model of Garlic And Sons Lynx hand saw was fitted with a cast steel blade and a decorative shaped Beech handle.

The handle is secured to blade with the use of 4 brass splitnut buttons, one of which is faced with a medallion.

This Garlic And Sons saw is now made today in an adapted form by the Sheffield company Thomas Flinn & Co.

These saws were made in many different lengthed and tpi versions.

Saw Construction

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Handle: Beech

Number Of Buttons: 4

Type Of Buttons: Brass - Split-nut

Medallion Markings: Warranted Superior

Blade Markings:

Manufactured Dates

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