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POCKETBOY - Professional

340-17

  • The SILKY POCKETBOY is a compact lightweight folding saw with an extraordinary cutting capacity that will take up very little pocket or backpack. Well known as the "Little Giant" by gardeners, hikers and campers, this slick saw features rust-resistant, hard chrome-plated, taper-ground blades with an impulse-hardened non-set tooth design for greater cutting efficiency. The precision ground, razor sharp teeth provide fast, clean and smooth cutting, and the blades locks securely into one of two open positions, in line with the handle and flush cutting. The blade resists the effects of tree resin and easily wipes clean. The rubber handle provides a sure, comfortable grip in the most difficult of conditions. Plastic flip-lock carrying case with belt clip included. An ideal saw for your glove box or to carry on hikes. Available in either 130mm or 170mm blade length and in Medium, Large, Large Curve, Fine and Extra Fine teeth options.

     

    • Medium Teeth - 10 teeth per 30mm (8.5 teeth per inch)
    • Large Teeth - 8 teeth per 30mm (6.8 teeth per inch)
    • Large Teeth Curve - 8 teeth per 30mm (6.8 teeth per inch)
    • Fine Teeth - 20 teeth per 30mm (16.9 teeth per inch)
    • Extra Fine Teeth - 26 teeth per 30mm (22 teeth per inch)
    • Low effort triple edge, non-set tooth design
    • Mirai-Me smooth cutting performance
    • Impulse hardened teeth
    • Hard chrome plated, taper ground blade
    • Non-slip molded rubber handle that really sticks in your hands
    • Exceptional strength and balance
    • Superior finish quality
    • Made in Japan
    • Limited 12 month manufacturers warranty

  • There are full replacement Pocketboy handles, screw sets, carry cases, and blades available. Click the spare part tab to be taken to the relevant product option.

    Pocketboy replacement handles
    Pocketboy replacement screw sets
    Pocketboy replacement carry cases
    Pocketboy replacement blades

  • ABOUT TEETH SIZE
    The guide below refers to the numbers of teeth per 30mm on the blade. Each Silky blade is defined as having "Extra Large Teeth" to "Extra Fine Teeth" and the icons below are designed to help you identify the teeth configuration of every saw in the Silky range.

    Silky teeth icon - XL
    Extra Large Teeth

    Typically, this saw will be for use in forestry or heavy-duty arborist work. The teeth configuration will range between 3 and 7 teeth per 30mm and will give a very aggressive cut. In general you will be surprised by the smoothness of the cut.


    silky teeth icon-L
    Large Teeth
    A saw with large teeth will be ideal for use in heavy/medium pruning tasks, root cutting, and construction. The number of teeth will range between 7 and 8 teeth per 30mm. An aggressive and smooth cut will be achieved.

     

    Silky teeth icon -M
    Medium Teeth

    Ideal for pruning work or construction, a medium teeth configuration usually has 10 teeth per 30mm and will give a cleaner finish when compared to larger teeth saws.

    Silky teeth icon - F
    Fine Teeth

    These saws are likely to be used for gardening and woodworking, and a fine teeth configuration typically comprises of 13 to 20 teeth per 30mm and will achieve a clean finish.
    Silky teeth icon - XF
    Extra Fine Teeth

    These saws will have very fine teeth ideal for woodworking and carpentry, and range between 20 and 32 teeth per 30mm, and a very smooth finish can be expected.​