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Acta Forestalia Fennica

Acta Forestalia Fennica vol. 57 no. 3 | 1949

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article id 7399, category Article
Paavo Aro. (1949). Waldsägeuntersuchungen in den nordischen und mitteleuropäischen Ländern. Acta Forestalia Fennica vol. 57 no. 3 article id 7399.
English title: Studies on saws used for forest work in Nordic and middle-European countries.

The article presents the development of the saw-alike tools from the Stone Age to Iron Age and to modern times. The most common forms of saws are described and the history of studies on the theme as well.

Repairing of a saw after work is described in detail. The seven phases of the work are: fastening and tightening the saw to the frame, evening the row of the saw tooth, determining the depth of the gullet area, sharpening the teeth, setting of the saw, and check-up of the repair.  

The PDF contains a summary in Finnish. 

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