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Topic: What is the best way to cut and glue glass & mirrors?  (Read 564 times)
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« on: April 02, 2013 10:45:39 AM »

Earlier today I was on StumbleUpon and came across some pretty neat ideas and one was using old, worn down mirrors and up-cycling them to new, creative pieces. The picture I seen they used a mirror and glued it in a tennis racket.

I think this would be fun and creative, but I am not sure how to go about cutting the mirror or what type of glue would work best. Any advice would be great.
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« Reply #1 on: April 02, 2013 08:40:07 PM »

To cut the glass you would need a glass cutter. Least expensive one would work fine.

For adhesive, to glue mirror to wood I would suggest Lexell silicone. It has a strong smell, but will adhere to surfaces pretty quick, and will give you the extra cushion you may need for filler.

Good luck and post your results. Smiley
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