Saw A 'cool Tool' On Tv..might Help You Cut Your Foamcore!!

Decorating By sweetcravings Updated 13 Sep 2010 , 6:54pm by khoudek

sweetcravings Posted 13 Sep 2010 , 2:08pm
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I was watching the show Cool Tools on DIY and saw the guy showing off this cool tool for cutting drywall. Immediately i thought that would probably work great for cutting foam core too. It is pricey at about $80.00 but if you do alot of your own boards this seems like it would save major time.
I have tried using exacto terrible..rough edges.
I've tried using a heated cutting knife..not fond of that either.
I don't do enough cakes at this point to justify the cost of this tool, but if i did i would certainly consider the tool i saw.
Check it out and see what you think..

The tool is called a blade runner drywall tool.

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Kellbella Posted 13 Sep 2010 , 2:19pm
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Just googled this and watched a You tube video about this...I think I might try it! If it cuts drywall that easily it should work with foamcore!!! Thanks so much for posting thumbs_up.gif

sweetcravings Posted 13 Sep 2010 , 2:21pm
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I know right! I thought it was brillant! icon_smile.gif

Looks like it would take all the headache out of cutting those foamcore boards. You could cut out a bunch of shapes and sizes in no time. If you purchase it please let us know what you think.

khoudek Posted 13 Sep 2010 , 6:54pm
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Very interesting. Drywall is chaulky and denser, so I wonder if you'd get more cuts to each blade too.

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