Introduction: Easy Hot Wire Foam Cutter

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What is Hot Wire Foam Cutter?
We often require various tools in our hobbies and ideas. Hot wire foam cutter is one of them. foam cutter is required in carving and shaping styrofoams as fake rocks (mostly) but you can use it any way you like.

About Project:
I've made this cutter out of waste wooden pieces and some screws.

Total Time Taken:

Cost incurred:
Rs. 0.00 INR

Materials Required:
# Wooden block (12cm X 4cm X 4cm)
# Wooden flats 3 pieces*
* 1 piece of size 20cm
* 2 pieces of size 12cm each
# Some Screws
# Screw driver
# Ruler
# Small Cutting Saw

Step 1: Drilling Holes 1

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# Make holes in wooden blocks and flats to insert screws.

# On the larger wooden flat make 1 hole in the middle and 2 holes on the 2 sides of the flat.

# Similarly make 2 holes on the 2 sides of the smaler wooden flats.

Step 2: Assembling

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# Now tight both the wooden bloc and the larger wooden flat with a screw.

Step 3: Assembling 2

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# Like the previous step tight the 2 smaller flats

Step 4: Finish

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# Your foam cutter is ready
# Add some wire and screw them on the remaining 2 holes drilled

Happy Carving


Anmol Mamgain (author)2015-12-16

what is this

seamster (author)2015-09-21

This looks useful!

Have you added a cutting wire and power source? If so, can you tell a little about them?

Dhirenks (author)seamster2015-09-21

I haven't yet added wire to it. you can add any good thick copper wire alongwith a power adapter used for household electronic items. I'll be uploading it soon.

CesarV2 (author)2015-09-21

^-------- yup

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