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How To Make Your Own Bowsaw

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A folding saw is an essential item of equipment when travelling in woodland areas, but sometimes something a little larger can ease the workload and open up possibilities. Carrying a buck saw or pack saw is one way to address this, but if you want to travel a little lighter it is possible to carry just the blade and improvise a frame from the woodland; one of the many skills taught on the Woodlore Camp Craft course.┬áThe bending of the wood is usually facilitated by heating, but this is not always necessary as you will see. For this guide, we used a 24″┬áBahco Bowsaw Blade.

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