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Acrylic videos


This section contains videos showing how to cut, shape and polish Acrylic.

For all projects we have used Perspex/Lucite. Working with Perspex is similar to working with Aluminium.

Perspex has the advantage that it never needs painting and often comes with a 10 year guarantee.

The videos below demonstrate how to cut acrylic using basic power tools, but they also show how to use line bending techniques and even glue acrylic using Tensol cement.

  • 02:55 Popular Cutting acrylic using a knife | Scribe cutting

    Cutting acrylic using a knife | Scribe cutting

    by Admin Added 1,397 Views / 0 Likes

    It is possible to scribe break acrylic such as Perspex, Lucite or Plexiglas using just a sharp knife and a straight edge. This technique is handy for cutting acrylic up to 4mm thick and is one of the quickest and easiest ways to cut acrylic sheet

  • 05:33 Popular How to remove a scratch from perspex | Plexiglas scratch removal

    How to remove a scratch from perspex | Plexiglas scratch removal

    by Admin Added 1,547 Views / 1 Likes

    Scratches can often be easily removed from acrylic such as Perspex, Lucite and Plexiglas using this simple technique. A similar technique is used on military aircraft canopies. For best results use a silver polish for the last polish or use a dedicated ac

  • 04:03 Popular How to cut perspex | Cut Plexiglas

    How to cut perspex | Cut Plexiglas

    by Admin Added 2,950 Views / 1 Likes

    Acrylic sheet such as Perspex, Lucite or Plexiglas can be cut using saws which would normally be used on wood. A jigsaw or a circular saw can be used in most cases but a fine tooth blade is preferred. Metal cutting blades are preferred in a jigsaw or a bl

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