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Forum topic by Brandon posted 01-25-2022 10:00 PM 596 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Brandon

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01-25-2022 10:00 PM

Can anyone give me any info on this Disston nest of saws I got any collection that I bought? Are they all there? Is what is there what was included in the nest of saws?

I can’t seem to find much info on them at all. I can take better pics if needed. Maybe some of the etch in the plates?

Also, I could use some advice on how to best preserve them? As you can see, the case is rotting away and the plates have some spot rust, which I can take care of, but what do you guys think?


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#1 posted 01-28-2022 12:48 AM

The pictures aren’t showing…

Jim

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#2 posted 01-28-2022 01:39 AM

Sorry about that. I didn’t realize my pics didn’t go through

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#3 posted 02-12-2022 02:32 PM

Brandon, this page in a 1929 Disston catalog shows a very similar saw, but only three blades.
Regards, The Kentucky Toolsmith!

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#4 posted 02-12-2022 03:15 PM

Hmm,never seen those, but pretty cool!

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