Bowsaw - definition of bowsaw by The Free Dictionary
(Tools) a saw with a thin blade in a bow-shaped frame
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DONNY'S LITTLE HELPER BOWSAW I saw a man trying to cut branches using a handsaw but he should have been using a bowsaw.
The blade of the bowsaw has raker toothing which makes easy work of green timbers such as trees and shrubs.
Armed with bowsaws
, the volunteers helped clear nursery trees to make way for maturing woodland.
are not adequate for felling large trees, or large numbers of small trees.