Welcome to Vintage Tools Melbourne! Antique hand tools – PREMIUM QUALITY saw #283. Up for sale is a Premium Quality ATKINS Model 53 8PPI CROSSCUT Panel SAW, freshly hand sharpened & set. The Atkins No:53 was a high end model with an embossed applewood Atkins perfection handle, a Silver Steel blade (a high grade of steel that holds its edge well, usually used for making straight razors) & Nickel Plated Brass fittings. The saw plate is made from Atkins Silver Steel & is nicely taper ground & freshly hand sharpened to 15° of rake & 25° of fleam, the handle is apple, the saw plate is a smaller 24 / 610mm long, it dates to around the 1910-20s. This saw is for the woodworker that is happy to work unplugged, you’ll know what I mean when you read this, it’s like fast food vs slow food, it’s getting back to the heart of woodworking & using your hands, not flicking a switch. This saw is in authentic vintage condition, freshly sharpened & set, there is some scattered pitting to the blade from storage, a partial etch, the handle is nice & retains a lot of the original finish, the blade is straight & sticky sharp, it’s a lovely fast cutting panel saw, ready to go to work in the discerning workshop, these are a scarce high quality saw. Please check the photos as they are part of the description. All of our items are genuine vintage – that means they have been used, and have the normal wear and tear associated with a genuine vintage item. Please PAY for your item or contact me within 3 DAYS. More vintage tools available at. & vintage /mid-century /retro household items at. I’m using RECYCLED packing materials as much as possible to help the environment. ADDITIONAL INFO FOR INTERNATIONAL POST. The item “PREMIUM Quality SHARP! Vintage ATKINS No53 8PPI XCUT Panel SAW Hand Tool #283″ is in sale since Friday, May 5, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectables\Tools, Hardware, Locks\Saws”. The seller is “vintage-tools-melbourne” and is located in Vintage Tool Shop, High st, Northcote. This item can be shipped to Australia, North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, New Zealand.
- MPN: Does not apply
- Material: Silver Steel, Applewood, Nickel Plated Brass
- Brand: Atkins
- Era: 1910s