The steel saw is a weaker version of the auto axe, dealing roughly half as much damage. Slaves use the steel saw for cutting through metal objects; however, this does not translate to an ingame damage bonus against robots.
- A chance to loot this item occurs during the slave revolt: several slaves will die, and some may have this weapon on their bodies.
- Can be found on Adan's body, near the bus, during the slave revolt.
- You can get one by killing Brand near the ammo press in the mill but you'll lose karma, you'll have to hide from other slaves and slave masters, and a certain slave will stay hostile until you use a stealth boy although she seems to have an incredibly low perception so she's not very dangerous.
- Playstation 3 Sometimes it will turn invisible and when you go to the Pip-Boy 3000, the Pip-Boy will be invisible as well. One way to fix it is to have it equiped, go to your Pip-Boy 3000 and unequip it and equip it again. [verification overdue]