Feb 06, 2022 · A coping saw is a hand tool used for cutting the fine and intricate design on a wood, plastic, MDF, or metal surface. It is similar to a jigsaw or scroll saw. It is a small, manual, and hand-operated tool. You can use a coping saw to cut intricate designs, shapes, and curves. The coping saw is often referred to when we have a coping joint work ….