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  • Disston Tools – A Cut Above Since 1840

    With a rich history spanning over 175 years, Disston Tools is a global manufacturer of hole saws, bandsaw blades, jig saw blades, reciprocating saw blades, drill bits, and other hand and power tool related accessories for the DIY, contractor and industrial markets.

  • Disston & Sons, Keystone Saw Works

    Saws remained Disston's best known product throughout its existence; indeed every imaginable sort of blade for cutting wood or metal was produced at the saw works. The process of creating a handsaw blade involved eighty-two steps.

  • Disstonian Institute.com -- Online Reference of Disston Saws

    Quick Glance Guide to Disston Handsaw Models Frequently Asked Questions No. 7 and D-7 Saws D-8 Saws No. 8 Saws No. 9 Saws No. 12, 112, and D-12 Saws D-15, D-115, D-42, and D-43 Victory Saws No. 16 and D-16 Saws D-17 Saws D-20, D-21, D-22, and D-23 Saws No. 43 and other Combination Saws No. 76 Saws No. 77 Handsaws and Backsaws

  • What are Disston jig saw blades used for?

    Aggressor® carbide tipped band saw blades deliver on performance, productivity and cost savings to a variety of applications including general manufacturing, steel service centers and forging operations. Disston jig saw blades are the power tool accessory you need when cutting any critical project.

  • Disston Saws - Bob Kaune - Antique & Used Tools

    DISSTON No.240 - 18" METAL CUTTING SAW. c.1940. With original wrapper. VERY SCARCE, NEW & UNUSED *PIC* 159.95 . CONDITION RATINGS: The following condition ratings are ...

  • Online Reference of Disston Saws -- Gallery

    This saw is designed for small, accurate work in pattern and cabinet-making. The teeth are shaped to make a fine, exact cut. 15 points to the inch. Blade of Disston Steel with Disston temper, is 7 1/2 inches long and 1 1/2 inches wide. Open handle, applewood, varnished edges. Disston Saw, Tool and File Manual. 1940.

  • Hard to find Disston 240 Metal Cutting Handsaw *PIC*

    >Offering this hard to find metal cutting straight back hand-saw marked on the 18" long "HENRY DISSTON & SONS KEYSTONE SAW WORKS PHILADEPHIA U.S.A. FOR CUTTING METAL". The Medalion is marked "DISSTON * U.S.A. * ". This is a good clean example. It has a nice straight blade with some darkening or staining, but clean, not rusty.

  • Where does Disston and Sons make their saws?

    It had sales branches in nine cities, including Tokyo, and a plant in Canada. The largest saw manufacturer in the world, Disston and Sons also produced files, tools of all types, springs, and steel plate, as well as special steel jobs.

  • How did the Disston Keystone Saw handle work?

    Thus, when the saw was in use, the teeth cut a channel slightly larger than the width of the blade, which prevented the blade from binding in the channel. Disston produced wooden saw handles and the brass screws with which they were attached to the blades. This process involved eighteen steps.

  • How big is the blade of a Disston Saw?

    Blade of Disston Steel with Disston temper, is 6 inches long and 1 5/8 inches wide, toothed 8 points to inch. Hardwood handle, weatherproof finish.