Drag tooth cross cut saw at the Howick Historical Village.; Flett, Kate; 16 July...
Drag tooth cross cut saw at the Howick Historical Village.About this object
Drag tooth cross cut saw at the Howick Historical Village.Place Made
16 July 1984Measurements
17 x 12Subject and Association Description
Crosscut saws or Pit Saws used mainly on Kauri trees in the Mangawhai Area. The teeth, of the saw, are named as Kauri Drag tooth pattern. The teeth are slanted, half in one direction, half in the other, the purpose being to allow both men the same amount of effort on each stroke.Object Type
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