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Old 03-20-2015, 01:04 PM
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Originally Posted by spacytracy View Post
If you glue the sheet metal down to 1/4 or 1/2 inch plywood with contact cement, you can cut with an electric jig saw. This will give you stability and with ultra fine blades you can cut the tightest detail that you want.
Interesting!

Brian

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