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Forum topic by matt_50 posted 11-30-2020 01:41 PM 322 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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matt_50

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11-30-2020 01:41 PM

I have searched this site a long time and I thought some of you may be able to help me with ideas on how to fold a saw back.

I currently cannot find any for sale. Florip Toolworks and TGIAG are not currently selling any. I did reach out to Blackburn Tools for a couple of slotted ones but I still want to fold some.

My rough idea is to bend a .093 260 brass strip in a shop press. Make or buy a recommended acute die and then press flat. I know there are different ways to do this though, some may be easier than others. You input and advice would be a great starting point.

Matt


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#1 posted 12-01-2020 06:59 AM

Interesting topic, I can’t help but am looking forward to hearing some replies !!!

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#2 posted 12-01-2020 12:23 PM

I suggest you post the question here, https://www.lumberjocks.com/topics/302775

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