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How do you make a styro cutter?

Simple Styrofoam Hot Wire Cutter
  1. Introduction: Simple Styrofoam Hot Wire Cutter.
  2. Step 1: Materials and Tools.
  3. Step 2: Cut the Frame Parts.
  4. Step 3: Attach the Feet and the Arm to the Base Plate.
  5. Step 4: Attach the Metal Plate at the Tip of the Arm.
  6. Step 5: Bore a Hole Into the Base Plate.
  7. Step 6: Attach the Spring and the Underparts for the Wire.

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Similarly, what is the easiest way to cut Styrofoam?


  1. Score the Styrofoam to create a clean break line.
  2. Use a waxed serrated kitchen knife to cut Styrofoam.
  3. Cut polystyrene foam with an electric kitchen knife.
  4. Use a craft knife to cut Styrofoam.
  5. Use a hand saw to cut Styrofoam.
  6. Cut Styrofoam with power saws.
  7. Utilize a hot wire cutter.

Also Know, what is the best tool to cut Styrofoam? Cut channels in the styrofoam using a bladed tool. A long, serrated knife or an electric knife is probably best for cutting channels through your styrofoam.

Also to know, how do you make a foam knife?

Make a Foam Board Knife that Looks Real

  1. The interesting thing about a sub-hilt knife is that extra little hilt on it.
  2. Print up the template and cut out the three pieces that make up the knife.
  3. Trace the pieces onto your foam board.
  4. Cut the pieces out.
  5. Glue the three pieces together.
  6. Now use sandpaper to shape the handle nice and rounded.

How do you cut 2 inches of Styrofoam?

All you need is either a utility knife or an electric saw to make clean cuts.

Part 2 Cutting With a Utility Knife

  1. Helpful? Use a segmented blade to cut your insulated foam.
  2. Score the insulated foam with your utility knife.
  3. Make a second cut to finish the incision.
  4. Remove the clamps and examine the foam piece.

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