Hand saw is a must have tool if you are planing for outdoor activities. campers, hunters mostly use hand saws these days for their day today activities. And it is a must for your DIY projects. There are different kind of hand saws are in the market. But folding hand saws are the most popular once, due to the fact that they are easy to carry and the affordability. Below will be the top 5 picks of folding hand saws.

5. Primos Hunting Folding-Saw – Best for Hunting

The Primos Hunting 6018 Folding Saw is mainly made for hunters. This long tooth and compact design is more suitable for above task. its’ teeth can cleanly cut through wood while you can carry and store it easily. after folding it down you can put it in your pocket.

Pros

  • Highly portable
  • Offset teeth cut wood and bone quickly
  • Affordable
  • Carrying case

Cons

  • Weak blade
  • Cheap construction
  • Inconvenient locking mechanism

4. Silky Pocketboy Folding Saw

After using the PocketBoy, we found it to be a sharp with excellent balance and a fast cutting speed. The blade is rust resistance and the handle is really comfortable. And the blade is shorter than most of the other folding saws. Because of that, You won’t be able to cut bigger limbs using this saw. The blade is more prone to snapping under pressure.

Pros

  • Fits easily in your pocket
  • Cuts quickly
  • Sharp and balanced

Cons

  • Short blade
  • Pull-cut
  • Doesn’t handle pressure well

3. EverSaw Hand Folding Saw

This saw is built with high-carbon steel blade with triple-sided teeth, and the ribbed handle will give you a firm grip.They have a good customer service and they will help you even after the sale. This saw comes with the lifetime warranty.

Pros

  • Great saw for the money
  • Sharp and cuts fast
  • Long, durable blade
  • Responsive customer service
  • Lifetime warranty

Cons

  • Dangerously shaky lock
  • Blade sometimes comes loose

2. Rexbeti Hand Folding Saw

This 11 inch extra large folding hand saw can easily cut down branches with the diameter of 6 inch – 7 inch. This was build using durable SK-5 steel. The aggressive staggered teeth ( 7 TPI ) allows ultra smooth and sharp sawing. Longer rubber coated polymer handle is one of the best among all other hand saws.

Pros

  • 11 inch long blade
  • Built using SK-5 steel
  • Anti-slip rubber hand
  • 7 TPI ( Teeth per inch )

Cons

  • Sharpness of the teeth will loose quickly.
  • Need more power and will take more time to cut after few weeks of usage.

1.Bahco 396 Lap Laplander Folding Saw

Overall this is the best folding hand saw in the market right now. It has a fabric-free handle, with a 7.5-inch blade and 7 teeth per inch. With the rust-inhibitor coating not only helps the blade last longer but also makes the teeth slide more cleanly over wood.

Pros

  • Light and well-balanced
  • Strong blade that cuts easily
  • Works for a long time without rusting
  • Comfortable handle
  • Reasonable price

Cons

  • Locking mechanism is weak