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Japanese Kataba Crosscut Saw - 180mm - Rattan

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This Kataba saw has slightly thicker, more robust blade requiring no reinforcing back, allowing for deep cuts flush to the surface and for long cuts on large workpieces. Each impulse hardened tooth is sharpened on three edges, in an alternating pattern, to cleanly perform trimming, shoulder and flush cuts in soft, hard and exotic woods.
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Japanese Kataba Crosscut Saw - 180mm - Rattan
Regular price £30.00
Regular price £0.00Sale price £30.00
KEY FEATURES
  • 3 Year Warranty
  • Thicker blade with no back, designed for long, deep crosscutting
  • Cuts on the pull stroke, for a smoother, more controlled cut
  • Trapezoidal teeth ensure clean, fine cuts across and diagonal to the grain
  • Ultra-thin kerf removes less material, for fast, effortless cuts
  • Impulse hardened teeth for superior, longer lasting sharpness
FULL DESCRIPTION
Japanese Saws
Made exclusively for Rutlands® by Gyokucho, the world's leading Japanese saw manufacturer, these saws have one stand out difference from their western counterparts; they cut on the pull stroke rather than the push stroke. The action of pulling the saw keeps the blade in tension through the cut, which allows the blade to be thinner and lighter, for a much smoother and faster cut. The narrow kerf means that the saw removes less material and requires far less energy to achieve a super-fine, tear free and clean cut. Each tooth is impulse hardened for superior sharpness and to stay sharper for longer. The teeth are symmetrically set to ensure straight, drift free sawing and the blades are electronically surface plated to minimise friction and prevent resin build up and corrosion.

Kataba
Kataba saws have slightly thicker blades, that are very robust and not require a reinforcing back, allowing for deep cuts flush to the surface and for long cuts on large workpieces. This Kataba has a 180mm blade with impulse hardened, trapezoidal teeth for cutting across and diagonal to the grain. Each tooth is sharpened on three edges in an alternating pattern to cleanly slice, rather than tear the wood fibres leaving an extremely clean, smooth finish. The tooth geometry is excellent at clearing the kerf to prevent clogging. With its wear resistant, super hard teeth this Kataba saw will perform trimming, shoulder and flush cuts in hardwoods, exotic and tropical hardwoods, soft woods, particle boards and glued woods.

Rattan Handle
Traditional in style, the blade is mounted on a lightweight wooden handle for fatigue free working and is wrapped in rattan for excellent comfort, breathability and hold. Made in Miki City, Japan. ©
SPECIFICATIONS
  • BrandRutlands®
  • Product CodeR1005
  • Tooth TypeCrosscut
  • Blade Length180mm
  • Overall Length395mm
  • Blade Thickness0.5mm
  • Tooth Pitch1.5mm
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Japanese Kataba Crosscut Saw - 180mm - Rattan

Smoother, faster sawing

Cutting on the pull stroke, the blade remains in tension through the cut, allowing for a thinner blade and a much smoother and faster cut.

Japanese Kataba Crosscut Saw - 180mm - Rattan

Japanese Kataba Crosscut Saw - 180mm - Rattan