1887 DISSTON 10" Backsaw

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Forum topic by Duckster posted 10-24-2014 02:55 AM 1098 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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10-24-2014 02:55 AM

Today I bought this antique backsaw for $95. It has no rust and looks like it’s in great shape. Very sharp and the blade is very straight with no pitting. The handle has a medallion on it dated 1887. On the reverse it is stamped with WMTS LETTERS.
Does anyone know anything about the DISSTON backsaw?

-- Duckster, Texas. {Any day of fishing, Beats a good day at work.} Wash your feet and love Jesus

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#1 posted 10-24-2014 03:05 AM

Here’s all I know on Disston backsaws.

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