This Miniature Japanese General Purpose Pull Saw Kit is perfect for anyone who needs a compact and versatile Japanese saw set. This set of miniature saws is perfect for all woodworkers who love to use hand tools when sawing wood.
Working with hand tools is one of the great pleasures of woodworking. And using Japanese tools takes this experience to the next level. This Miniature Japanese General Purpose Pull Saw Kit is offers three saws that cover a broad range of general sawing tasks all in one economical kit. Your kit includes one each of the following saws.
Razorsaw Miniature Dozuki with TPE Handle RS-290
First, we have your fine joinery saw. The steel spine of this Dozuki pull saw supports its super thin 0.3mm blade making this saw perfect for fine cuts and detailed joinery. The TPE (thermoplastic) grip expresses a traditional Japanese pattern making the saw comfortable to use. It may be held anywhere along its length. And the TPE grip buffers impacts resulting in a smooth action for fine cuts.
Razorsaw Miniature Ryoba with TPE handle RS-291
Next, we have your general-purpose saw. The Ryoba features two alternate sawing edges. One edge of 1.5mm, 17 TPI teeth for cross cutting. And one edge of 2.7 - 3.7mm, 9 TPI teeth for rip sawing. The teeth on all Razorsaw pull saws are impulse hardened for durability and the blades are surface treated to prevent rust.
Razorsaw Miniature Kataba with TPE handles RS-293
Finally, your miniature Kataba. This versatile pull saw has no spine and a thicker 0.5mm blade. This saw produces a clean fast cutting action across or with the grain. No spine makes it perfect for all types of through sawing tasks, in particular sawing through sheet materials such as plywood. The Kataba’s blade nose is curved making it useful as a plunge saw.
Why this Miniature Japanese General Purpose Saw Kit
If you want to go tiny with Japanese saws, consider this general-purpose set. These three saws are all real saws, all versatile in their application. This is a balanced miniature set that provides you with a fine saw for joinery, a versatile saw for all types of breaking down tasks and a Kataba saw perfect for all types of panel work.
About Japanese saws
Japanese saws cut on the pull stroke. This means the blade is stretched when in use thus the sawblade may be made very thin relative to western saws. This means you can enjoy a very narrow and accurate cuts. Also, contemporary Japanese saws are made with hardened laser cut teeth. This means they stay sharp and do not require re-sharpening.
Japanese pull saws are very durable and stay sharp. If used correctly, Japanese saws and will last through many years of use. However, because they are designed not to be resharpened, replacement blades are available. Please use the code listed in each saws description to find the correct replacement blades on the Timbecon website.
Made in Japan
These Japanese saws are all produced by the Razorsaw Manufacturing Company of Japan. Each is a high-quality product, 100% designed and manufactured in Japan.