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Types of Saws

Types of Saws
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noun saw

Translation: sierra

Definition of saw in English

Manual or mechanical tool that is used to cut hard materials, comprised of a serrated metal blade and a handle.

Definition of saw in Spanish

Herramienta manual o mecánica para cortar materiales duros, formada por una hoja de metal dentada unida a un sistema de sujeción.

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noun hand saw

Translation: serrucho

Definition of hand saw in English

Tool that is used to manually cut hard materials, comprised of a wide, serrated metal blade and a handle.

Definition of hand saw in Spanish

Herramienta para cortar materiales duros, formada por una hoja de metal ancha y dentada unida a un mango.

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noun whipsaw

Translation: tronzador

Definition of whipsaw in English

Tool that is used to manually cut large objects, comprised of a very long metal blade, wide and serrated, with a handle at each end.

Definition of whipsaw in Spanish

Herramienta para cortar objetos grandes, formada por una hoja de metal muy larga, ancha y dentada con un mango en cada extremo.

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noun chainsaw

Translation: motosierra

Definition of chainsaw in English

Tool that is used to cut wood, comprised of a motor and two handles, with a rounded blade that has a rotating, serrated chain.

Definition of chainsaw in Spanish

Máquina para cortar madera, formada por un motor con un mango para una mano y un asa para la otra, y una hoja rodeada por una cadena que se mueve a alta velocidad al encenderse.

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noun hedge trimmer

Translation: cortasetos

Definition of hedge trimmer in English

Tool that is used to cut shrubs and bushes, electrical and comprised of a handle and a blade with long, moving teeth.

Definition of hedge trimmer in Spanish

Máquina para seccionar arbustos o matas, provista de un mango y una hoja con cuchillas que se mueven a alta velocidad al encenderse.

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noun hacksaw

Translation: arco tronzador

Definition of hacksaw in English

Tool that is used to manually cut hard materials, comprised of an interchangeable blade attached to an arched frame.

Definition of hacksaw in Spanish

Herramienta para cortar materiales duros, formada por una segueta intercambiable acoplada por sus dos extremos a una estructura de metal arqueada.

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noun hacksaw blade

Translation: segueta

Definition of hacksaw blade in English

Elongated blade, serrated and flexible, that has a hole at each end to attach it to the frame of a hacksaw.

Definition of hacksaw blade in Spanish

Hoja de metal alargada, dentada y flexible, con un agujero en cada extremo para acoplarla a los pasadores de un arco tronzador.

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noun coping saw

Translation: segueta

Definition of coping saw in English

Tool that is used to manually cut sheets of hard material, comprised of a serrated metal blade, very thin and interchangeable, mounted on an arched frame.

Definition of coping saw in Spanish

Herramienta para cortar láminas de materiales duros, formada por una hoja de metal dentada, muy delgada e intercambiable que se acopla por sus dos extremos a una estructura de metal arqueada.

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noun jigsaw

Translation: sierra caladora

Definition of jigsaw in English

Machine that is used to cut curved lines in hard materials, electrical with a serrated reciprocating blade and a handle.

Definition of jigsaw in Spanish

Máquina para cortar materiales duros que permite trazar líneas curvas, eléctrica y provista de una cuchilla dentada que sube y baja al apretar el interruptor del mango.

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noun circular saw

Translation: sierra circular

Definition of circular saw in English

Machine that is used to make precise cuts in hard materials, electrical with a rounded, rotating blade and a handle.

Definition of circular saw in Spanish

Máquina para hacer cortes precisos en materiales duros, eléctrica y provista de una hoja circular dentada que gira al apretar el interruptor del mango.

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noun drop saw

Translation: tronzadora

Definition of drop saw in English

Tool that is used to cut hard materials, electrical and mounted on a flat surface, with a vertical circular blade that rotates.

Definition of drop saw in Spanish

Máquina para cortar materiales duros, eléctrica, acoplada a una superficie y provista de un disco vertical abrasivo que gira al encenderse.

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noun saber saw

Translation: sierra sable

Definition of saber saw in English

Machine that is used to cut hard materials, electrical or pneumatic, that has a serrrated reciprocating blade and a handle.

Definition of saber saw in Spanish

Máquina para cortar materiales duros, eléctrica o neumática, provista de una cuchilla en la parte delantera, paralela al motor, que se mueve adelante y atrás al apretar el interruptor del mango.

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noun bandsaw

Translation: sierra de cinta

Definition of bandsaw in English

Fixed, electric machine that is used to cut hard materials, which enables curved cuts, and is comprised of a closed, toothed blade that, when turned on, rotates around two separate wheels.

Definition of bandsaw in Spanish

Máquina fija para cortar materiales duros que permite trazar líneas curvas, eléctrica y provista de una cinta cerrada y dentada que, al encenderse, gira alrededor de dos ruedas separadas.