Robert SORBY Rip Saw - 24 inch 086Y Rip Cut - The Kangaroo Saw *SOLD*
A very little used 24 inch Robert SORBY rip saw.
Believed to be one of the last saws sold with the SORBY Kangaroo trade mark, circa 1960s. According to Simon Barley's excellent British Saw & Saw Makers from c1660 these were probably factored saws made for Sorby by Garlick.
Full Kangaroo Saw trade mark on the blade.
Composite handle with 5 brass fixings including the black Warranted Superior medallion.
No previous owner's stamps.
The 24 inch blade is clean and straight with all teeth (7 tpi) present and well formed. Marked '7' at the heel.
Some minor surface staining spots.
Approximately 273/4 inches overall length.
A fine example.
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