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Hose cutter. Home Depot in the plumbing department. About 5 bucks.

http://www.homedepot.com/h_d1/R-1001...atalogId=10053
I got something similar from Lowes, works very well and easy to make a nice straight cut.
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Although I am planning to use regular scissors... if that doesn't work I'll try a utility knife.
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I just use a PVC cutter.
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post #14 of 18
I didn't know something so small could be such a big deal. Just use scissors.
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I didn't know something so small could be such a big deal. Just use scissors.
I wouldn't say it's small, you want a clean straight cut for a good seal, especially when using compression fittings.
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post #16 of 18
I use either a hose cutter or scissors.
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post #17 of 18
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I didn't know something so small could be such a big deal.
I have heard that before somewhere....

And believe me, it is a big deal.
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post #18 of 18
I have these and used them to cut all my tubing.

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