A pole saw is best described as a pruning saw.
One-Man Crosscut Saws 1.
Crosscut Saw, 3' One Man Crosscut Saw for Forestry Work and Cross-cutting of Large Logs and Felling Their Own Firewood 4Jemco Tool Corporation Steel One Man Crosscut Saw /5(64). This was quite an experience for me. I am not a big man, and at 68 (a survivor of open heart surgery / quadruple by-pass) I was skeptical of my own abilities with this saw; but the saw was amazingly sharp and the metal is so well tempered that, with a little spray on lubricant on the blade, I was able to not only saw down a dying fourteen inch diameter maple tree, but cut it into 24 inch /5.
Nov 23, Single sawyer crosscut saw tree falling can be quite effective.