How to do-it-yourself instructional on cutting glass for picture framing and other handyman projects. Demonstrates cutting procedures and use of Cut-Running Pliers.
OK so I like to put it on a piece of cardboard as you see on top of my workbench. I bring it right to the edge here. Iím going to be cutting across there. Iíll take a steel ruler and also align it perfectly across the edge so I have an exact parallel cut. Iím going to take my gluing clamps and place them across the bottom so that the ruler canít move when Iím etching my line.
OK Iím going to put a drop of tenacious oil on the wheel, every time I use it because itís going to clog up with glass debris and you want it running freely in order to do the cut.

Using the Fletcher Glass Cutter

Now listen for this sound, itís critical that you be making the same noise so that you ensure that youíre making a good score across.
[Glass cutting]



Listen for that sound.
 You probably want to wear gloves to do this.
So just line that up.
There we go.

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