David Stewart was just looking for a project when he bought an antique drag saw
with a 4 hp Wade gasoline engine.
The two part post-dinner drag saw
Pauline Fowler die alone in the snow after a bitch-slap from squintyfaced Sonia via a wee dunt on the noggin from old Lou Beale's family heirloom fruit bowl.
His 6 hp Canadian-built Fairbanks-Morse spent its life running a drag saw
A typical Vermont winter scene decades ago, sawing wood with a horse-powered drag saw
the Ottawa drag saw
was known for being both technologically innovative and versatile.
But with a drag saw
, they said you could cut six cords a day.
plans are underway for a museum to house the group's drag saw
The lineup includes a buzz saw, drag saw
, grist mill, tank wagon and a 1/3-scale 1922 Case stationary baler he uses to produce tiny hay bales for seasonal decor.
who note that it may have been produced for a tractor saw instead of a portable drag saw
A retired mechanic, Ted has restored a Hero Friction-Feed Drag Saw
manufactured by the Appleton Manufacturing Co.
For the farmer, the early powered drag saw
option more than likely was horse-powered or, in rare cases, steam-powered, although both systems were cumbersome to set up, not very portable and expensive.
Charlie Coughenour's 83-year-old Witte drag saw
cranks on the third stroke every time, and it's all original right down to the battery box - except for the spark plug.