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post #2 of 39
What sort of tools do you have at your disposal and how do you need it cut. 1st answer would be bandsaw
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I think you use a Dremel?
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I think a jigsaw with a metal blade should cut well, just go slow...
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as long as its not too thick.. dremel works good..

if its somewhat thick then jigsaw..
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post #6 of 39
Well if its a str8 cut just score it with a knife and snap it off clean.
If its a hole or curve use a saber saw with a fine blade. Tape both sides of where you want to cut with blue painters tape.
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post #7 of 39
are you making a tower window?

high rpm'd dremel with a heafty blade unless you have a bandsaw/saber/jig (fastest way). you can actually hook the drem blade up to a massive speed drill if you get the poll attachment. but different geometric shapes sometimes calls for different measures
post #8 of 39
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I need to make a "box" to put into my drive bays haha. I dont have any band saws or anything like that. I have a Jig Saw, Dremel, and a couple others.


*Update* Here is a diagram I drew. The arrow represents the open sides.

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post #9 of 39
score it and snap it or use a square and the jig saw with a high tpi blade
    
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post #10 of 39
Yeah as By-Tor and microman said just score it and snap it off.
    
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