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Old 08-13-2008, 10:02 PM   #1
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Does anyone know of a hacksaw zipper bag or something like that? I would like to seperate it from my other tools in my bag and stop cutting into my hands when i reach in for something. I currently have a Greenlee 12" saw.

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Old 08-13-2008, 10:46 PM   #2
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What about using a piece of vinyl push-on edge trim over the toothed end of the blade. Thatís what I use anyway. I kind of looks like the door edge molding you see on car doors, but has a smaller space in between. McMaster-Carr sells a lot of different types. The only problem is that you will probably have to buy a minimum 10-foot roll.

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An old chunk of garden hose works real well
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A Sawzall replaced my Hacksaw years ago.

I do break it out every now and then though.

That edge guard that KJ mentioned might do the trick for you, if not check out these Klein bags. http://www.mytoolstore.com/klein/5102-12.html
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Put one of those cheapo plastic edge binders that you use for holding paper together in order to make a presentation folder. Worked for me for the past 10 years
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thanks all,

Adam, I have a Klein bag, I might try to get a smaller saw as well.
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Sears has blade covers, they come about 2' long you just snip to length.
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I use a Husky tool bag that you can get at Home Depot. It's got a pocket in the side made to fit a hacksaw. It's $30, gots lots of pockets and good storage space while not being huge and bulky. Here's a link to one so you can get an idea what it looks like (not to buy, look at the shipping costs!): http://cgi.ebay.com/Husky-Handymans-...2em118Q2el1247

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