Swing-frame saws are made in various forms, generally for cross-cutting purposes or cutting pieces to length.
It seemed to be in one of the chambers connected with the cross-cutting.
The cross-cutting saw is used, as the name indicates, for cutting across the grain of wood and for ordinary work.
So it wasn't hidden back there in that cross-cutting at all?
The advantage of the circular saw lies mainly in the rapidity of its action, whether used for ripping or cross-cutting purposes.
He was cross-cutting the hillside, line by line, as he ascended.
Hal flung the man from him, groveled up under the cross-cutting slash of blows, and bored in.
When the boys reached the cross-cutting into which Ventner had disappeared, they saw his light some distance away.
The Rip-saw is not fit for cross-cutting, as it leaves the cut fibres in a very rough condition.
Tommy explained the location of the cross-cutting and Jimmmie gave a whistle of dismay.