As a spoon carver, one of my favorite tools is the bucksaw. As the name suggests, the bucksaw is a saw used for bucking (Cutting logs to a manageable length). For a while now I have been using a metal framed bucksaw which was as ugly as it was difficult to use. I decided it was time to make myself a wood frame for it.

bucksaw  buckaroo3

I ditched the old metal frame and found some scrap pieces and before long I had a very functional saw which wasn’t bad to look at either. I liked it so much I made a few more in different sizes which are for sale on my etsy.


About Anthony Wilder

I am an artisan woodworker from Grand Rapids, MI. Woodworking is my passion and I do all my work with hand tools. We can learn a lot from past methods and mindsets and I am working towards teaching the lost art of working wood.
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2 Responses to Bucksaws

  1. Nice work! What kind of woods did you use for the saw?

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