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cutting plexiglass
    #842248 - 08/25/02 02:55 PM (15 years, 21 hours ago)

can i cut it with a jig saw or do i seed a circular saw?

also is plexiglass good for making a terranium?

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    #842311 - 08/25/02 03:38 PM (15 years, 20 hours ago)

Hugs and Kisses!

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Re: cutting plexiglass [Re: Macey Howard]
    #842337 - 08/25/02 03:58 PM (15 years, 20 hours ago)

Neither. Saws will crack the plexiglas. Use a very sharp razor knife.
Better to get it cut to size when you buy it if possible



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Re: cutting plexiglass [Re: primitive]
    #842439 - 08/25/02 05:13 PM (15 years, 19 hours ago)

Repobob is right on. You want to use a utility knife and score the plexiglass as deeply as possible. Having a metal straight-edge really helps to make the multiple passes required (with a utility knife) to score the stuff well. Once scored, bend the plexiglass and it should break cleanly.

I recommend getting it cut to size at the hardware store.

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Re: cutting plexiglass [Re: primitive]
    #843059 - 08/25/02 10:11 PM (15 years, 14 hours ago)

I use as rotozip tool. If you have a dremel tool you can get rotozip blades for it. Cuts damn near anything, but metal.

Let's not confuse truth with reality.

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