For a number of do-it-yourself jobs and cutting different types of wood, having certain saws can be very beneficial. Though a saw is meant to cut through objects, certain ones are better suited for different jobs. Below are a few of the most common saw choices and their uses.
A regular hand saw is a traditional form of saw. It is composed of a handle and a blade, and the width of the blade determines its stiffness. There are a few different types of hand saw options, including the following:
- Coping saw
- Crosscut saw
- Keyhole/pad/jab saw
- Rip saw
With the variety of choices, a hand saw could be used for a number of things, from grinding down tree stumps to cutting holes and intricate designs.
The back saw is a specific subcategory of the hand saw. These versions tend to be thinner than regular hand saws but are stabilized with a stiffened rib piece. As such, the depth of the cut is limited, so they are mostly used for shallow cuts.
Powered saws can have a number of power sources, be it electricity, batteries or an engine. They usually fall within one of the following categories:
- Circular blade saw
- Reciprocating blade saw
- Continuous band saw
By knowing the different types of saws, you can be sure to select the right one for your needs. Call (800) 603-6887 today for more information about saws available at Copper State.
Donec sollicitudin molestie malesuada. Vivamus magna justo, lacinia eget consectetur sed, convallis at tellus. Nulla quis lorem ut libero malesuada feugiat. Sed porttitor lectus nibh. Nulla porttitor accumsan tincidunt. Nulla porttitor accumsan tincidunt. Donec sollicitudin molestie malesuada. Donec rutrum congue leo eget malesuada. Curabitur arcu erat, accumsan id imperdiet et, porttitor at sem. Donec sollicitudin molestie malesuada.