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Old Feb 22, 2012, 11:23 PM
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My hot wire cutter design.

Someone asked me how I control tension on my hot wire cutter so here's a pic dump of how I do it:
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Old Feb 23, 2012, 10:10 PM
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Is that a mahogany frame?
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Old Feb 23, 2012, 10:41 PM
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Is that a mahogany frame?
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Not sure what wood it is but definitely not mahogany. It's the crossbeams from my old bed (I tend to hoard broken stuff much to my wife's dismay). It's cheap hardwood. Considering local furniture makers it's probably rubber.
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