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Re: [APD] Cutting Glass
I've never done it, so I'm not speaking from experience, but I was under the
impression you needed diamond tipped blades on the saw to get through glass.
On 27/5/04 10:50 AM, "Steven Pituch" <spituch at ev1_net> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I need to make some glass covers for some of my tanks that are being used as
> green houses for growing plants emersed. Of course I would never dream of
> using a glass cover on any of my aquariums. I have never successfully cut
> glass to shape using a cutting wheel or any sort of device that scratches
> the glass. I have a water cooled ceramic tile saw that works pretty well.
> I have even cut two inch thick stones to shape them to fit in my aquariums.
> What I would like to do is either buy some used glass or old aquariums and
> use the above saw to cut the glass. Has anyone ever done this before? I
> would be using whatever glass is available cheap whether it was regular
> glass, plate glass, or tempered glass.
> Any advice is appreciated. Yes, I need to be cheap at this time.
> Steve Pituch
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