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lady4feet
« on: May 19, 2005 03:45:20 PM »

I recently got a dremel for the main purpose of engraving glass. Well I've been trying it out and it seems to be taking forever. I have my design taped under the glass but when I remove the pattern the engraving looks very sloppy. Any suggestion on what I could do to make it have cleaner edges. Maybe I'm just using the wrong bits? I'm using the one that are labeled engraving. Any help would be much appreciated!
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Jim Finn
« Reply #1 on: May 24, 2005 02:47:31 AM »

My Brother- in- law is an artist and he did a lot of engraving of artwork on glass.  He used a dremmel and a diomond tip .  He used no pattern.  He just drew with the dremmel tool like you would with a pencil on paper.  He did some great work.  He often broke the glass though and had to start over.  Not easy.
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