Saturday, August 20, 2011

An Easy Method For Cutting Stained Glass Rings

Although there are several methods for cutting perfect circles from stained glass, until recently there has not been an easy method for cutting stained glass rings.

The has got to be the ultimate accessory for your stained glass workshop if you have the need to cut perfect circles, rings and frame borders on a regular basis.

Morton Circle And Border System

Not only does it make cutting circles and borders a snap, it also makes it easy to cut out rings for your stained glass suncatchers, wind chimes, mobiles or wall hangings.

The video below demonstrates how easy it is to use this system for cutting circles and rings for your stained glass projects.

As you can see, this incredible tool makes creating precision circle borders an easy project for even the novice stained glass artisan.

Circle borders for your stained glass projects
up to 14 in diameter are easily created by first cutting strips, trimming the strips to trapezoids, and then placing them in the tool to produce a smooth, even arc cut.

The system includes a PC and Mac compatible CD Rom with detailed set up instructions that makes the calculations for you to insure a perfect fit.

If you wonder what to get a stained glass artisan for their birthday or Christmas present that has virtually every tool imaginable in their shop, you might want to consider this nifty tool.

If there is another easy method for cutting stained glass rings
that is easier and more trouble free than this system, I'd like someone to please let me know about it.

I'll be happy to post your comments.

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