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Old 04-25-2011, 05:31 PM   #1
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cutting plastic stripping for glass top

is there an easy way to cut plastic backing for a glass top? dont wanna break it.

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Old 04-25-2011, 05:42 PM   #2

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I used a razor blade/utility knife to cut mine. I put it on the cardboard box it can in so I could cut all the way through. Made multiple passes instead of trying to cut all the way through on the first pass.

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Old 04-25-2011, 05:43 PM   #3
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You can buy an "etcher" type thing at Lowes that ya score the plastic/plexiglass with several time and the the "glass" will snap apart evenly at that point.
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Old 04-25-2011, 05:47 PM   #4
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I also use a utility knife. takes a bit, be careful...lol
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