Device Review: Plaster Saw Fein Ac - 4 star rating

This compact power tool makes breaking something fun

There are few situations in general practice where I am allowed to use power tools, and fewer still where I can apply a saw to a person’s limb.

Fein plaster saw

Fortunately, the Fein plaster saw allows me to do both with the tactile glee of a doctor breaking something (mainly because we spend our entire existences fixing things).

Plaster of Paris and fibreglass casts are difficult to cut with scissors. Even with special-shaped splitters, dividers and serrations, it still becomes a constant discussion of, “Oh, sorry! Did that pinch?