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S512 Premium Quality SHARP! Vintage Henry DISSTON & Sons 13ppi Rip Tenon Saw H4 BACKSAW

S512 Premium Quality SHARP! Vintage Henry DISSTON & Sons 13ppi Rip Tenon Saw H4 BACKSAW

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Vintage hand tools - PREMIUM QUALITY saw S512:

Up for sale is a Premium Quality HENRY DISSTON & SONS H4 backsaw, freshly hand sharpened & set. This is the hard to find extra heavy back model circa 1932. This saw has one of the best & clearest Disston etches that we have ever had.

A 14" / 355mm plate, this saw has been hand sharpened to 5° of rake & is a fine cutting 13PPI rip profile.
An ornately etched blade & an extra heavy folded back, this is a saw from the "Golden Years" of saw manufacture from the early to mid 20th century l, when their skill was at it's zenith & the materials were high quality & makers took pride in their work & stood by their tools as a quality product, carpenters weren't using hand held circular saws yet, so they needed saws that worked well & held an edge.

This saw is for the woodworker that is happy to work unplugged, you'll know what I mean when you read this, it's like fast food vs slow food, it's getting back to the heart of woodworking & using your hands, not flicking a switch.

It cuts well, please note all sharpened saws are fully guaranteed, if it fails your expectations of a sharp saw, send it back in the condition that I sent it to you for your money back- simple.
Please note any blue colour you can see on the tooth line is engineers set out fluid- our saw Dr (Jim the saw man) uses it to keep track of where he's filed- if you've ever sharpened a saw that will make sense to you.

Weight: 800g

Length: 50cm

CONDITION
This saw is in authentic vintage condition, wear & tear consistent with age & use, freshly hand sharpened & set, the handle still retains much of its original finish. Some previous owners name stamps & a name engraved on the spine.
It's a lovely saw, ready to go to work cutting tenons in the discerning workshop.
Please check the photos as they are part of the description.

Tools are TAX DEDUCTIBLE for work purposes & a GST- inclusive  .pdf TAX RECEIPT of YOUR PURCHASE is sent automatically with your ORDER CONFIRMATION E-MAIL. 

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