Using any noticed — handsaw or energy noticed — requires cautious setup with the intention to ensure your lower is clear and to keep away from harm. Always safe a board with clamps to the slicing work floor earlier than making an attempt to chop by a board with any noticed.
If utilizing a miter field, the field gives a cosy place for the board. Still, fasten the miter field in place so the work and field don’t transfer whereas slicing.
Do not maintain the cut-off piece (the a part of the board you are trying to chop from the longer size) whereas utilizing the noticed. Always let the cut-off piece fall.