Old Disston Saws and others

Specializing in Henry Disston saws - Vintage, Top Grade and Original Design

Henry Disston started manufacturing handsaws in 1840's and moved on to other advanced tools
like the crosscut saws, backsaws, coping saws, keyhole or compass saws, and hack saws.
Even today, the desire for old Disston saws and their quality continues.
So if you are looking for a good selection of quality hand saws, you have come to the right place.

Find Top Quality Vintage & Old Disston Saws

We have a fine selection of old saws available, when we can find them, at a reasonable prices.
Find our list of vintage saws, including Richardson, Atkins, Disston and Peace, here with photos.

Our Aim

We specialize in good quality saws from local collections and workshops.
We only accept them when we are sure of the quality.
We aim to help woodworkers and vintage saw collectors find the tools they want.


Shipping is via PIRATE at best possible price.
If you have questions, send me an e-mail at:

If you wish to pay by check or money order, send it payable to:
Walt Lane

This page was last updated on: June 6 , 2023


Disston Saws

Disston Saws at shop



9W123 - Rip Saw, D-8, 26", 7ppi by Disston, in Good+ condition.
The plate has a slight left curve and a small chip out of the top horn.
the teeth are all good and appear sharp. Etching is visible. Lightly cleaned.
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45A-3 - Panel Rip, 19", 5ppi (#7 handle) by Disston in Good+ condition.
Disston & Sons medallion, no etching, minor check on handle horn,
straight plate , no pitting.
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45A-21 - Hand Saw, D-8, 26", 8ppi by Disston in Good+ condition.
Nice etching, straight plate, glued split in handle, tiny spot of
pitting on several teeth on back side.
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9W497 - Hand Saw, D-23, 26", 8ppi, by Disston in Good condition.
Pitting over etching, OW good saw.
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9W122 - Panel Saw, #240, 20", Metal Cutting, by Disston,
in good+ condition.
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Disston Saws at home




If you are looking for a great place to get your saws sharpened,
check out this web site:
Ron Herman is a real master with saws.

Various Makers

Crosscuts, Rips and other types

These saws are in as found condition with no rust or pitting unless so noted in the description. 
They may need some honing to meet your needs.  I have cleaned most of them.

Other Saws at shop

17B-41 - Rip Saw, 28" 6ppi, unmarked (may be Richardson?)
in Good++ condition. Noting original size, no pitting, straight
beautiful handle with small chip under upper horn,,
no etching, medallion marked pat. Dec. 31, 1867 around eagle.
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7W562 - Handsaw #3, 26", 8ppi  CC by Jas. J. Duncan & Co.
in Good+ condition. Noting an owner-made hang hole at the toe.
Beech handle very nice, 4 split-nuts. Nice and clean as found.
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9W495 - Handsaw, CC, 26", 11ppi, by E.C. Atkins, in Good+ condition.
Noting very small chip on handle horn.
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48A-49 - Rip Saw, 26", 5 1/2 ppi,by E.C. Atkins, in Good+ condition.
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45A-22 - Hand Saw #88, 14", 10ppi, by Keen Kutter in Good+ condition.
Chip on handle horn, straight plate, no pitting,  visible etch.
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42A-8 - Meat Saw, No. 8 Extra, by Richardson, with split-nuts,
in uncleaned Good+ condition and no apologies.
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9W496 - Handsaw, CC, 26", 8ppi, by C. E. Jennings, in Good+ condition.
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9W112 - Hand Saw, 26", 10ppi, by Lakeside in Good+ condition.
Nice plate with etching, good handle.
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Other Saws at home (Extra nice condition)

7W1059 - Panel Saw, 20", 8ppi CC, by Harvey Peace, Brooklyn, NY.
Vulkan Saw Works. Sold in Johnstown, NY at J.G.Ferres' store.
Handle guard marked Patent July 3, 1883.  Saw faintly marked London Spring Steel. 
Missing one saw nut cap (screw present). Saw in Good+ condition.
It was sharpened by Ron Herman in Dec. 2020. Probably retoothed once.
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7W1157 - Handsaw, 26", 11ppi, unmarked by maker, but etched as follows:
                                    Made for
                       Williams and Turner Co.
                          Dealers in Hardware
                              Fort Plain, NY


Saw is fitted with a handle support simiilar to Harvey Peace saws, marked
Patent July 3, 1883.  Chip in top horn of handle.  Some minor pitting on plate.
It sings.
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Hello Walt,
The saw arrived Friday in fine shape, due to your excellent packing. It looks great and I'm very happy with it. Thanks very much.




                              Two new (old stock) blades in the shop for pick-up only
Bow saws have been sold




Saw Accessories         

      Two saw vises, but no pics yet




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