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xx   SAW

Convert a hacksaw blade into a trim saw for flush cutting of wooden plugs.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #36 Jan-Feb 1994 pg. 24

Simple table to attach to an inexpensive steel-cutting band saw (power hacksaw).

Tip on cutting thin-wall tubing with a hacksaw by putting two blades in the frame so that it cuts on both the push and pull stroke.

Tip: Add a wooden handle to broken lengths of hacksaw blades to make small hacksaws for cutting bolts.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #239 May-Jun 1983 (v.33#5) pg. 127

Tip on cutting bolts or other threaded parts with a hacksaw so that you end up with a usable fastener with good threads.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #294 Jan 1989 (v.39#1) pg. 88

Metal cutting tips. (1) Cold chisels. (2) Hacksaws. (3) Aviation snips. (4) Power tools equipped with metal-cutting blades.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #301 Sep 1989 (v.39#8) pg. 7

Tip on using two saw blades in your hacksaw to cut without clogging.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #303 Nov-Dec 1989 (v.39#10) pg. 84

Tip on reducing blade clogging when cutting soft metal.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #304 Jan 1990 (v.40#1) pg. 88

Tip on cutting a drill bit (or some other round object) by holding a hacksaw against bit while it rotates in the drill.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #54 Jun-Jul 1989 pg. 26

Jig for cutting thin-walled pipes with a hacksaw. Ideal for cuts made near the end of the tube. Eliminates chance of deforming the pipe.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #63 Oct-Nov 1990 pg. 26

How to modify a standard hacksaw blade for cutting metal on a variable-speed scroll saw.
FINE WOODWORKING #137 Jul-Aug 1999 pg. 18

How to cut metal the easy way. Using handsaws and saber saws to cut metal. Chart aids in blade selection.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO #2 Summer 1976 (v.1#2) pg. 74

Chart of hacksaw blade profiles and their uses.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Jul-Aug 1981 (v.6#4) pg. 79

A guide to hacksaw blades.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #519 Aug 1971 (v.67) pg. 88

Assembly tips for the power hacksaw kit supplied by Casting Specialties. Est. cost: $25 (kit) plus motor.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #526 Mar 1972 (v.68) pg. 126

Put simple handles on broken hacksaw blades to make useful mini-saws.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #601 Jun 1978 (v.74) pg. 104

Hinged stand automates power hacksaw.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jan 1963 (v.119#1) pg. 183

Quick-set power hacksaw vise adjusts to various angle settings.
POPULAR MECHANICS May 1966 (v.125#5) pg. 172

Build a power hacksaw from a discarded washing machine gearbox with a truck channel stand. Est. cost: $20.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1969 (v.132#5) pg. 188

Tip on how to get more from a power hacksaw.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1970 (v.134#4) pg. 166

Metal cutoff machines. A review of how they work, some typical operations and adjustments. Basically, these use a band saw type of blade.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1974 (v.142#6) pg. 148

Motor driven hacksaw uses an 8-inch blade. Powered by a 1/6-hp electric motor. Cuts channels, angles and rounds up to the 3-inch size with a tolerance of a few thousandths of an inch.
POPULAR MECHANICS Feb 1976 (v.145#2) pg. 109

Tip: Sandwich metal molding between wood before hacksawing.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1978 (v.150#4) pg. 217

Tip: Make an open-end sawing device from a springless wooden clothespin and a hacksaw blade.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1979 (v.152#4) pg. 232

Tip: Use two saw blades, facing in opposite directions, when hacksawing thinwall tubing.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jun 1980 (v.153#6) pg. 57

Heavy-duty deep-cut hacksaw made of oak and steel.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jul 1984 (v.161#7) pg. 98

Buyer's guide to tools aids in hacksaw selection.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jan 1964 (v.184#1) pg. 166

Power hacksaw for less than $20.
POPULAR SCIENCE Feb 1964 (v.184#2) pg. 162

Tips on assembling and using a power hacksaw which is available in kit form for $19.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jan 1968 (v.192#1) pg. 160

Sheet metal adapter allows broken hacksaw blades to continue to be used.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jan 1969 (v.194#1) pg. 36

Uses for old hacksaw blades.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Apr 1964 (v.35#4) pg. 28

How to use two blocks of scrap wood tightened in a vise to hold metal bars or rods securely while cutting them with a hacksaw.
SHOPNOTES #31 Jan 1997 (v.6) pg. 30

Tip on using a metal hose clamp as a cutting guide when hacksawing round stock.
SKINNED KNUCKLES #164 Mar 1990 (v.14#8) pg. 38

Suggestion on fitting a padsaw handle with a hacksaw blade to make it easier to work in tight corners.
WOODCARVING #24 Mar 1996 pg. 5

Simple shop-made wooden jig for cutting a metal rod into short, identical pins using a hacksaw.
WOODSMITH #121 Feb 1999 (v.21) pg. 19

Special hacksaw for cutting off protruding metal studs (bolts) with a minimum of adjacent scratching.
WOODTURNING #71 Jan 1999 pg. 83

Simple jig for accurately cutting identical pieces of metal rod.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1988 (v.12#1) pg. 53

How to build your own power hacksaw.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1977 (v.33#4) pg. 30

Tips on selecting and using hacksaws and other metal sawing tools.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1980 (v.36#4) pg. 45

Technique for reducing blade binding when using a hacksaw to cut small bolts, tubes, and rods.
WORKBENCH Jun-Jul 1991 (v.47#3) pg. 16