|This is a Sabre Saw, aka, Jig Saw.
This saw uses a blade that travels up and down. This cut is being bad
using a piece of wood as a straight edge. The line that needs to be cut
was marked at both ends, then the wood was placed 1 1/4" from the line.
This is the distance from the edge of the base place to the blade.
|This saw is often used to cut curved patterns. It is being used here to cut an opening in a flat. You can get an assortment of blades to cut a variety of materials, including: wood, metal and plastics.|
|Be sure to always wear safety goggles when using one of these tools.|
|You can see that the blade extends below the work you will be cutting. Be careful not to cut into the table|