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I want to cut a window, suggestions?

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I have a limited set of tools right now, just a Crasftsman 'dremel'. It's AC at least, not battery powered.

I want to cut the metal on the side of a Phantom side panel. I'm ordering another one to do all of this on so I don't screw up my only one.

The plan:

Turn this:



in to this:



Anybody have any suggestions? Will a hi-power dremel do it? What kind of cut-off bit should I look for (linky's help).
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I'm sorry, but am I the only one seeing the same pictures in the before/after?

Suggestion: The dremel is perfect for window mods. I like to combine that and a jigsaw, but you can do the entire thing with a dremel, just get the right bit.
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1st is with the grill and 200mm fan slot, second is without.
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if you decide to go with dremel, make SURE you got the right tips. I couldnt find the ones I needed and ended up going through 7 cutting wheels to do my cutout. Also mask off what you dont wanna cut, and measure 8 times cut once
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