Glass cutting


Postby foresterone » Fri Apr 04, 2008 3:47 pm

I have to cut some greenhouse glass need to know the safest way to "snap" it after scoring with my new glas cutter :roll:
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Postby winger » Fri Apr 04, 2008 7:59 pm

A piece of wood about 6mm thick,ideally at least the length of the cut and about 50mm wide placed under the cut, then place a hand each side of the cut and push down firmly is your best bet. There are different techniques but due to the sometimes poor quality of horticultural glass, i would use this method.
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Postby foresterone » Sat Apr 05, 2008 10:29 am

Thanks winger I found an old "T" square in my garage. This was ideal, I practised on broken sheet and then cut the other panes, excellent advic :lol: :lol: e
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