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    Ship Saw - photo and videos

    Here's a bandsaw on steroids - a ship saw.



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    A WW2-era ship saw used to make minesweepers for the US Navy - and still operational.


    Sharpening with a jig:



    More: Ship Saws and Boat Builders

    Previously:
    Quarry sawing - GIFs
    Circular saw blade sharpening machine - GIF
    Sailing a boat under a bridge - GIF and video

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    Anyone who respects Louie Sauzedde is destined to turn out great projects.
    Thanks for saving the saw.

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    AFAIK a ships saw has a frame that tilts the head to cut bevels while the table remains flat. This is just a big old bandsaw.

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    A beautiful big old bandsaw at that!! I'd build on to my workshop to accomodate that big old guy!!!


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