Lynx Beech Hand Saw Review By: I.Ball
Category: New Hand Saws
Manufacturer: Thomas Flinn & Co.
Tool Type: Hand Saw
Model No: Lynx Beech
This Lynx Handsaw review is a review of the Lynx Handsaw with a Beech
handle made by Thomas Flinn & Co (Sheffield, England).
The Beech Handled Lynx Hand Saw is a lower-cost traditional handsaw made with a wooden handle and a skewed back, taper ground blade which is made from alloy spring steel.
The Beech Handled Lynx Hand Saw is made in the following blade sizes:
- 20 inch
- 22 inch
- 24 inch
- 26 inch
The hand saws are made with a choice of three types:
- Hand (Crosscut)
- Panel (Crosscut)
The rip teeth are specialised for cutting with the grain and the crosscut teeth are specialised for cutting across the grain.
The rip saws have 4 1/2 tpi (teeth per inch), the hand saws have 7 tpi (teeth per inch) and the panel saws have 10 tpi (teeth per inch).
The teeth can be resharpened again and again for a very long life.
The blade has a Lynx brand laser etching with the markings: 'E.Garlick & Son,
Sawmakers, For Over A Centruy, Lynx Brand, Lynx, Made In Sheffield, England'.
This Lynx hand saw is fitted with a comfortably shaped brown stained Beech handle.
The handle is secured to the blade using four brass plated screws.
This saw is one which can be used again and again and handed down to many generations to come.
The Beech Handled Lynx Hand Saw is presented usually in a black plastic sleeve.
* Important: please refer to the 'disclaimer' at the foot of this review.
* Wearing safety clothing and eye protection is usually a good idea to help protect against injury.
- This tool has sharp parts, take suitable precautions when using/handling/storing the tool to prevent injury.
Number Of Buttons: 4
Type Of Buttons: Brass Plated, Flathead Screw
Blade Markings: 'E.Garlick & Son, Sawmakers, For Over A Centruy, Lynx Brand, Lynx, Made In Sheffield, England'
2000 - Today
Pre-2008/2009 - 2016 - The Lynx Beech hand saw was presented
in a green presentation box with viewing window.
2016 - Today - The Lynx Beech hand saw is presented in a black sleeve.
- Thomas Flinn & Co.
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