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Tip: Plans for a folding sawbuck.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jan 1986 (v.9#4) pg. 11

How to build a special, tall sawhorse to make the job of sawing firewood easier.
COUNTRYSIDE Jan 1978 (v.62#1) pg. 38

Build a sawbuck that allows you to cut small pieces safely and easily.
COUNTRYSIDE Apr 1980 (v.64#4) pg. 29

Portable folding sawbuck made from 2x4s works for logs up to 10" diameter.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1994 (v.78#6) pg. 69

Build a sawbuck for cutting firewood which features a chain to hold the log securely.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL May-Jun 1997 (v.81#3) pg. 27

Heavy-duty sawbuck is made from 2x4s bolted together with lag bolts.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #202 Oct 1979 (v.29#8) pg. 102

Tip: Length of chain fastened to an old sawhorse acts to hold down the end of a firewood log.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #214 Dec 1980 (v.30#10) pg. 58

Two-piece portable sawbuck is lightweight, but able to handle logs up to 15" diameter.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #251 Sep 1984 (v.34#7) pg. 136

Two-piece sawbuck is light enough to take with you on the job, yet strong enough to handle large logs or lumber.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #312 Oct 1990 (v.40#9) pg. 47

Sawbuck savvy. A guide to building and using an updated chain-saw version of the firewood cradle.
HARROWSMITH #49 Jun-Jul 1983 (v.8#1) pg. 75

Build a firewood cutting rack.
HARROWSMITH #54 Apr-May 1984 (v.8#6) pg. 13

How to make a collapsible log buck from 3/4" plywood for holding logs while you cut them with a chainsaw. Est. cost: $3.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO #6 Summer 1977 (v.2#2) pg. 20

1-man log positioner (holder) for cutting firewood to length.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #638 Jul 1981 (v.77) pg. 87

Bucking logs for firewood. (1) Build and use a cross-legged buck. (2) Multiple-log buck is fashioned from logs and small trees.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #665 Oct 1983 (v.79) pg. 105

Rolling sawbuck and log lifter enables one person to get under and lift a large log for cutting to length with a chainsaw. Built from square tubular steel and two garden tractor wheels. Est. cost: $50.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #77 Sep-Oct 1982 pg. 128

Sawbuck is equipped with a hook which securely grips the log as you cut.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #79 Jan-Feb 1983 pg. 168

The Alaskan firewood cutting rack. A super sawbuck for slimmer timbers.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #113 Sep-Oct 1988 pg. 54

Two handy racks (sawbucks) for cutting logs without breaking your back.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #120 Nov-Dec 1989 pg. 82

How to construct a folding sawbuck from 2x4s.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #158 Oct-Nov 1996 pg. 58

How to build a folding sawbuck with three cradling spots.
ORGANIC GARDENING Dec 1979 (v.26#12) pg. 75

A chain-saw table for easier wood cutting. Lets you feed long lengths easily. Unit folds up for storage.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1979 (v.152#6) pg. 112

Sawbuck with an add-on support to handle long logs. Made from 2x4s.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1980 (v.154#4) pg. 187

A collapsible sawbuck with a guide to help you cut firewood into equal lengths.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jan 1969 (v.194#1) pg. 196

The art of splitting, stacking and seasoning firewood. Includes plans for a sawbuck, two firewood shelters for outdoor use, and a forced-air dryer for indoor use.
POPULAR SCIENCE Nov 1975 (v.207#5) pg. 112

How to convert a pair of sawhorses into a sawbuck.
POPULAR SCIENCE Feb 1978 (v.212#2) pg. 160

Simple chain saw sawbuck is made from two slotted pieces of plywood. Can be easily disassembled.
POPULAR SCIENCE Sep 1979 (v.215#3) pg. 51

Folding sawbuck grips small logs with a vise.
POPULAR SCIENCE Apr 1982 (v.220#4) pg. 166

Jig for safely holding a short log while cutting with a chainsaw.
WOODTURNING #19 Feb 1994 pg. 73

Tip on holding log billets securely while chain-sawing them into bowl blanks.
WOODTURNING #57 Nov 1997 pg. 76

Sturdy clamping device is used to hold log billets for chainsawing.
WOODTURNING #58 Dec 1997 pg. 73

How a sawhorse assembled from 2x4s and brackets can be used in several ways. (1) How to make a V-shaped assembly to mount on top of a regular sawhorse for cutting logs. (2) How to make a painting platform from sawhorse brackets, 2x4s a short stepladder and a plywood platform. (3) How to mount a turntable on top of a sawhorse. (4) How to make a "window shade" paint shield for spray painting.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1975 (v.31#1) pg. 28