Make Your Own Bow Saw

Make a bow saw out of an old bicycle rim.



BowSaw2
The cable pulls blade taut and holds tension of arch of rim. The handle-sized piece of wood is approximately 16 inches long.
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BowSaw3
The handle is approximately 22 inches long. Extending one handle, Lemp found, made the saw a lot handier to use.
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