This saw has a unique tooth pattern that glides through wet and dry wood creating a ultra clean finish. edeal for gardening, D.I.Y or camping. Cuts through live wood without clogging. A smooth tooth clean cut will shed water therfore far less likely to fall foul of disease and 'die back '. slices through prepared timber just as effectively with the same clean cut, meaning less sanding and finishing off. blade locks in both the open and closed positions. Suitable for right or left handed use. Cuts on the backstroke with very little pressure.