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« on: February 15, 2007 07:25:00 PM »

so is there a way to make holes in things like plastic without a dremel tool? just wondering. I had a dremel tool that was my boyfriends but he took it with him sooooo now i need to use something else. can i melt a hole through it or something? haha. i dont know. help would be appreciated. i have regular drills but i dont think i have anything small enough to create a small hole. so uhhh... help?!?!?!
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« Reply #1 on: February 15, 2007 07:31:47 PM »

Ive never done it, but Ive heard you can heat a metal pin and just 'pierce' the plastic when the tip is completely heated
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« Reply #2 on: February 15, 2007 07:58:11 PM »

Ive never done it, but Ive heard you can heat a metal pin and just 'pierce' the plastic when the tip is completely heated

thats a good idea. ill test it out. ill let you know how it works ;-)
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« Reply #3 on: February 17, 2007 10:44:28 AM »

It worked ! I heated up a sewing needle to make a hole these plastic shamrocks I wanted to use. Thanks so much for tip Smiley
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