Replacement vs New Construction Windows
To avoid cutting the wrap I set the saw a little short, tear out the wood then clean up splinters with a sharp chisel and/or a razor knife.
As far as the "window ripper" it's just a fast, hack way if doing it imo. If you're removing a window with a fin then it should be replaced with the same.
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