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I recommend setting the tools up to cut on the pull stroke.
Make sure the teeth point at the handle; coping saws are designed to cut on the pull stroke (though some carpenters use them backward).
After being too early on a pull stroke, Hughes was hit on the back, lower left side of his head, just below his protective helmet.
Kevin Pietersen is in control of a pull stroke off a slow delivery as New South Wales wicketkeeper Daniel Smith watches but (inset) Andrew Strauss found himself hit by a Brett Lee bouncer' Pictures, GARETH COPLEY/PRESS ASSOCIATION
In the first series, Darius was trying desperately to win and would pull stroke after stroke.
Saws that cut on the pull stroke are considered safer for working in trees.
He mis-hit an intended pull stroke giving the bowler, Alan Mullally, a sky catch.

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