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Forum topic by bobnann posted 04-19-2019 10:36 PM 309 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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bobnann

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04-19-2019 10:36 PM

don’t know if this image will open. I recently got this old hand saw at an estate sale. the handle is attached to the blade with a three piece brass bracket and fastened with copper rivets. the blade is 18” long x 5” high. looking for some help id’ing this saw. I can send pics direct by e-mail if this attachment does not open


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#1 posted 04-19-2019 11:32 PM

It may be a Harvey Peace (Vulcan Saw Works), and then again, it may be a Disston product.

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#2 posted 04-20-2019 01:55 AM

thanks johnny7 for your reply with link. it appears it is indeed a Harvey Peace design perhaps carried over when Peace was acquired by Disston Saw. No markings of any kind on the blade. I can’t tell to my untrained eye if it has ever been sharpened beyond the initial tooth set. blade has a bow so it looks like a cool 100 year old wall hanger. 50 cents well spent. actually 1 buck including two Tom Clancy hardcovers.
thanks again!

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#3 posted 04-21-2019 05:57 PM

That’s great. Post a few more pic’s!

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