Definition of compass saw in English:

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compass saw


A handsaw with a narrow blade for cutting curves.
Example sentences
  • The oscillation drive of the inventive compass saw can be assembled and dismantled very easily.
  • The chip blower removes dust effectively in both compass saws to ensure a clear view.
  • Cut the drywall with the drywall saw or compass saw at the edges of the two studs.

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