Fret saw - definition of fret saw by The Free Dictionary
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fret saw or fret·saw (frĕt′sô′)
A long, narrow-bladed saw with fine teeth, used in making curved cuts in thin wood or metal.
fret saw or
(Tools) a fine-toothed saw with a long thin narrow blade, used for cutting designs in thin wood or metal
a long narrow-bladed saw used to cut ornamental work from thin wood.
References in classic literature
He only said, "You shall see, "and again fumbling in his bag took out a tiny fret saw
I had been given a treadle fret saw
, and Hobbies Weekly Magazine provided patterns to cut out spill boxes.
The design, which weighs 15 kilos, is made of brushed stainless steel and the pieces were cut using a fret saw