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Charge saws 23198

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Re: Charge saws
« Reply #180 on: March 23, 2019, 11:03:52 AM »
This is an alternative for a t-shank saw.

https://forum.multitool.org/index.php?topic=78255.0
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Re: Charge saws
« Reply #181 on: March 23, 2019, 11:14:05 AM »
Yes, I did see that but it seems a poor way of doing it next to J-sews profiled blades.

I just got the belt clip in the post but what saws does Bob use?

Not sure they are common in the UK where we mainly use the Bosch 't' shank blades which have a too small shank although the thickness is spot on at about 1.03 to 1.1mm.  The belt clip is 1.07mm thick.

Max.
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Re: Charge saws
« Reply #182 on: March 23, 2019, 01:43:38 PM »
Thanks for the link Sam :like: I haven't tried that method but it would work in a pinch :tu: member Tofty also had a saw blade exchanger made that fit in the clip slot as well, it was available on shapeways I think :think:
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Re: Charge saws
« Reply #183 on: March 23, 2019, 03:57:47 PM »
Another update - I popped into our local hardwear shop and they have reciprocating saw blades that are ideal and I guess the same or similar item that Bob used.  Like these:

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Saxton-20-Reciprocating-Sabre-Saw-Blades-Combo-Wood-Metal-fits-Bosch-Makita/273314097612?epid=9020703574&hash=item3fa2ca29cc&enc=AQADAAADAFjVrDbVsZ8oH%2F8PNHtt9VX4%2Fw7FZcmMuqsX8uaFEduVX5106tXE89mXUGGu5vnlva5nPXZbqTq471hFG9JXQVMsbfKPH7nOh2dK6z94%2B32XE7%2BnB9ZZ8gPr1%2BSZmwrdZppixmw3%2BOiT0TrZLnNRdC8SjtJfKLFa17DmWcMcWT%2FMUyngPl0L33HltJ9lS9%2FBC%2BGCjkrRgIXAvBERS7sSG%2FwrLL0LGNUn2hmN3O4QHjtTD2ULGiEALXtKP09ZFFabjR%2BqeBvUmvHZzUYA%2Fgsg7IBp0ulAK3GHSYfa2D5xR%2F7gySduy61tyI82Lm%2Bg%2BFhthRF0L32rBl9HPuNr8v4kI0ZHfzILqUtqvWkKZX48%2FiNKdbMgWrmeDSwNGEHqxGqwYvdnWOZAGXsH03%2FlvohvnBOuenvcohXsOMIBdNb9QTGxUjmoDQ3exqldOtZQ1YgRHImuwVzYy5T0d3%2BXRsDOTPM7khv9tv%2B7R7UUGAyU14Cgl8ErAxzIVVUEP%2B7LhsDYOJdMj3CGIdNYlthT%2Fn0V2h8r9SkbpokS1Z1gD5Xx61ERyiqc5emChQfby8iBRF7OeYTiqEKKg8dG%2BH7dd1Sk96bV4%2Fo%2BNxyITmF%2Bfdh7m%2BUDH4OXcbMOAYIsUfHWmyFy1BP5CwMuD9ToIGNcxKuUVzhr33UiNNTxSzWdp5v%2Ba2KC0jVSIKJy%2FOUACMMJwCjLHt9j73FJT5RG62pIvtkF7IVvQzrYqUg72FIXrM0b0W91Qp2jhVtoWvpeUQXz83%2BE%2F8ybXmYfAdF2z9aLHytq%2FY5CpxuRlsl0jZFGwOLKoXANV8mLE6cNvqtD04eXNoU5HIhHoQKWad%2FfdlRA46WNhN%2FH65BgaXGfUCTrodeVmKLGlP1L%2Fid4maieY5EAKAWdelXuYnb09p9iFvAZTfljia0b%2BMlu1cOwXqipYDkHMCGeHBs4h8KrUdNsF3XB4U1pnWNNzWIPVYRSlXcCa%2F3SYxkXpl8y%2FjIeSOaTXZi%2BDI7E5wJj4WXbyhhOH4Dq1Hc3JQ%3D%3D&checksum=273314097612d57a446dd4f141ccbc0e8322076c733f

I will look at getting some done and see how it works - might even be a commercial application here as no one else seems to be selling them but I reckon a mixed pack of say six pre cut to clip straight into a Wave might be useful?

Max.
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Re: Charge saws
« Reply #184 on: March 23, 2019, 04:00:24 PM »

I just got the belt clip in the post but what saws does Bob use?



reciprocating saws

if you got a dremel have a go at cutting them yourself its pretty straight forward and cheaper.
i made a one few days ago and made a right pigs ear of it but it fits in solidly.

i used a wood saw so had to thin it to 1mm as pocket clip is tapered at top and 6mm pivot.

word of advice, leave cutting locking notch til last, get rest fitting perfectly first.
Global Moderator He Who Has The Most Nuts, Wins! Posts: 51,466
Re: Charge saws
« Reply #185 on: March 23, 2019, 04:05:12 PM »
Great advise,  king :tu:

Hooe you can get some made or make your own Max :cheers:
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Re: Charge saws
« Reply #186 on: Today at 07:07:19 PM »
Thanks - I hope to start the ball rolling this week - may look at making these commercially if it works out.

In the meantime I've been grinding to replicate one of my favourite SOG tools (the EOD spike) for the large bit holder on the Wave.

I've also gone through three more brand new 8mm flat bits trying to get an awl just how I like it but ended up with more grinding dust than awl.  Another three on the way and I'll try again next week!

« Last Edit: Today at 07:13:50 PM by Maxintheuk »

Max.
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Re: Charge saws
« Reply #187 on: Today at 07:17:02 PM »
Great idea with the awl and the flat bit :tu: I may try to make one of these :cheers:
Global Moderator He Who Has The Most Nuts, Wins! Posts: 51,466
Re: Charge saws
« Reply #188 on: Today at 07:19:15 PM »
J-sews also took a spade drill bit for wood and made an awl that fit the bit holder  :tu: Seems like it was either a 5/16" or 1/4" spade bit :think: and he also made a chisel bit as well :cheers:
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Re: Charge saws
« Reply #189 on: Today at 08:06:20 PM »
Yep, I definitely cannot claim originality on this!  The 8mm (5/16 or slightly larger is 3/8 in the US) flat bits work great though as you only have to grind slight diagonals on the edges and they slot straight in.  As a bonus if making an awl these particular ones also come pre drilled.  Plus the flat section sits nicely on the grinder 'rest' so you can keep everything square and even.
« Last Edit: Today at 08:12:22 PM by Maxintheuk »

Max.

 

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