For hundreds of years before the first band saw ever found its way into a shop, craftsmen were making scalloped and scrolled edges on wood by hand with a thin blade stretched taut between two handles by a tensioning cord.
Matt Seiler shows how to sharpen a veneer saw.
I have a Japanese-style pull saw that’s starting to dull. How do I sharpen it?
5 Tools every woodworker should own and use religiously.
You'll still run into woodworking situations that call for a handsaw. Here are four we rely on in our shop.