Posted 27 November 2008 - 09:59 PM
Acrylic can be brittle, heat won't help. You would be better off with Lexan. It's a lot easier to machine
You want to use tools that are not too aggressive cutting. For drill bits, use a bit for wood , not steel. Saw blades use a fine (plywood) one. I actually put them on a flat surface and tap the tooth set flat with a hammer. Use a slow speed and feed rate. I rig up an air nozzle or you can have someone direct a flow of air at the cutting area to help cool the cut and clear debris or it will melt and reform after the cut
why won't my laptop work?
Having grandkids is God's way of giving you a 2nd chance because you were too busy working your butt off the 1st time around
Do not send me PMs with problems that should be posted in the forums. Keep it in the forums, so everyone benefits
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