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Saw

Tool used to cut through wood or other materials

A saw is a tool consisting of a tough blade, wire, or chain with a hard toothed edge. It is used to cut through material, very often wood, though sometimes metal or stone. The cut is made by placing the toothed edge against the material and moving it forcefully forth and less vigorously back or continuously forward. This force may be applied by hand, or powered by steam, water, electricity or other power source. An abrasive saw has a powered circular blade designed to cut through metal or ceramic.

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Further Resources

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

A review of wood machining literature with a special focus on sawing

Naylor, Andrew

April 2013

The saw in history; : Disston, Henry, & sons. [from old catalog] : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive

Henry Disston & Sons.

Web

1915

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Lionsgate
May 25, 2021
www.prnewswire.com:443
/PRNewswire/ -- After becoming one of the first major wide release films to return to theatres, Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures' horror thriller Spiral: From...
Ashley Carman
April 14, 2021
The Verge
The pandemic was a boon for the invite-only audio app Clubhouse. But as people start going outside again, is there a future for it? The Verge's Ashley Carman talks to some of the platform's most obsessive users.
Thamarasee Jeewandara
November 27, 2020
phys.org
Researchers have recently displayed the interaction of superconducting qubits; the basic unit of quantum information, with surface acoustic wave resonators; a surface-wave equivalent of the crystal resonator, in quantum physics. This phenomena opens a new field of research, defined as quantum acoustodynamics to allow the development of new types of quantum devices. The main challenge in this venture is to manufacture acoustic resonators in the gigahertz range. In a new report now published on Nature Communications Physics, Aleksey N. Bolgar and a team of physicists in Artificial Quantum Systems and Physics, in Russia and the U.K., detailed the structure of a significantly simplified hybrid acoustodynamic device by replacing an acoustic resonator with a phononic crystal or acoustic metamaterial.
Jordan Minor
February 6, 2020
Geek.com
Last year we learned that beloved comedian Chris Rock was rebooting beloved torture porn horror movie series Saw. And now we've got the first trailer for Spiral: From The Book of Saw, from ...
Lionsgate
May 16, 2019
www.prnewswire.com:443
SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global content leader Lionsgate and Twisted Pictures will bring fans worldwide a new level of deviously...
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