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  1. Force replied to the thread Blythe rip saw.

    Thanks David for your comments, tho I must confess I had the point count wrong, 3.5 at the heel and 5.5 at the toe. Will get around to...

    Jul 28, 2017 at 3:55 AM
  2. David left a message on sawnuts's profile.

    Hi Mark, Yes, I like the early saws...in fact, I think I'll be bidding on your Wm Tyzack which just popped up. Like I said, I'm fond of...

    Jul 26, 2017 at 8:28 PM
  3. theoldfart replied to the thread Is this a Moses Eadon?.

    Joe, thanks for the reply. I was looking for opinions on whether or not to rehab the saw for use. I was pretty comfortable with my age...

    Jul 26, 2017 at 1:57 PM
  4. Joe S replied to the thread Is this a Moses Eadon?.

    Hi "theoldfart" et al. It seems you have found an old Eadon saw. After a look at Simon's BSSM for a match to the stamp, there doesn't...

    Jul 26, 2017 at 1:04 AM
  5. theoldfart posted a new thread.

    Is this a Moses Eadon?

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] I just picked this up on Sunday. It's in rough shape, about 13 3/4' at the tooth line, 2 1/4" at the...

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    Forum: Forum: Saw Identification and Discussion

    Jul 25, 2017 at 3:50 PM
  6. Joe S replied to the thread MOORMAN London Cast.Steel.

    Well done David. I often find that some one else is always looking for something completely different in those "ugly box lots" and is...

    Jul 25, 2017 at 2:57 AM
  7. David attached a file to the thread MOORMAN London Cast.Steel.

    Hello all, Well, I went to an auction this weekend and was awash in luck. Having discovered this saw in an ugly box lot I bid for it...

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  8. David replied to the thread Blythe rip saw.

    Hi Chris, That certainly is one honking big rip saw. I can't offer a very informed comment on the dating, not knowing anything about...

    Jul 23, 2017 at 3:19 PM
  9. Force posted a new thread.

    Blythe rip saw

    Hi everyone Here's what I think is a great example of a big old rip with plenty of meat on the bone. 28 inch and a very thick plate,...

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    Forum: Forum: Saw Identification and Discussion

    Jul 23, 2017 at 10:26 AM
  10. steveatkinson replied to the thread Moulson Brothers backsaw makers mark evolution.

    Some nice early Makers stamps there, I would even say, if the Moulson Brothers made there own saws at any point, I would hazard a guess...

    Jul 23, 2017 at 1:28 AM
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