Hope you all are well.
I am new member here to appreciate the community wisdom.
I am trying to install a Prazi 18" beam cutter on my 77w. For that I need to remove the lower guard and the guard spring (33 in attached image).
On instruction videos and pictures I found online, the circular saws they used for demo all have their guard spring's hook end exposed on the outside of the casing, and you can simply take a needle nose plier to pull it up and unhook it. However on mine it is not exposed, so I couldn't access it and get it off. Worst case I can just cut