- measure off the glass
- Getting cutting
- What steklorez choose
- Installation and shutdown
Not all wealth can afford to buy and install metal-plasticwindow.Therefore, some people prefer to renovate the old wooden windows, believing that they will serve for some time.The main problem associated with their repair lies in the fact that the glass inserted in the window, eventually dry up and need replacing, and some might have crashed.Going to the store to buy glasses, people can ask for help in cutting glass specialists, and can perform this process on their own.
measure off the glass
So, how to cut glass glass cutter is best to do it smoothly and not spoil it by breaking or splitting off a piece?You should first carry out correct measurements that will allow us to cut the desired piece all at once, not tinkering with it again and again.It would be nice to determine the exact size of the frame to clean the paint in a place that is in contact with t
Working with glass cutter
How to cut the glass itself?Typically, a sheet, a person who acquires and has large enough dimensions, several meters in length and width, respectively, and therefore has a high weight.In order to transfer a glass on a flat surface, it is necessary two persons.Yes, and carefully - do not injure yourself when transporting glass.
table, which will cut the glass, must be approximate to the ideal shape of the surface, do not be dusty, it should not lay any objects.Otherwise there is a risk that during cutting the glass will crack in the wrong place, and maybe it will just have to throw out.The table can be obmesti broom or brush away dust with a cloth and only then put a sheet.Cutting a good fit and sharp glass cutter.Taking a blunt tool for cutting glass can spend a lot of time, if it happens at all, besides the glass may not be cut.
What steklorez choose
Diamond and roller glaziers
There are three types of glass cutters - diamond, roller and oil.Briefly about their advantages and disadvantages.
- Diamond - designed for cutting glass of any thickness and for a long time.It is best to use a tool with a beveled handle should also, if necessary, to sharpen it on a special bar
- Roller.As the title of this glass cutter, roller portion is made of special clips made of famous for its strength cobalt-tungsten alloy.
- oil - almost identical to the roller, but the latter is characterized by a vial of oil, which is automatically applied to the glass cutting.Experts generally use oil glass cutter when you need to cut through a thick glass.
selecting glass cutter and putting the glass on the table, we celebrate it the right size.Doing this is a rational, trying to avoid a large amount of waste in the work.But, of course, they will still be.With a label on the glass flat rail or ruler, draw a line, but only once.A second attempt could result in the fracture.Cut glass gently but carefully, applying uniform force across the line pursued.Cutting off the glass, gently move it to the edge and try to pull down a slight movement of the seam.It should be strictly on the edge, or again the same, the sheet can be properly reversed.
cut them, carefully remove it and put aside where it will not interfere with anyone, or immediately install it in the box.
Installation and shutdown
find the frame you want us to cut and paste a piece of glass.It is important - it should be closed on the latch, or a gust of wind can open it and unsecured glass fall.If the glass can not be inserted due to any interference in the window frame can be cut with a knife or a plane place.Having dealt with this point, we begin to fix the glass.Fasteners may be time to score in the middle of all the parties on one nail, but not until the end, because we do it temporarily.According to the sizes cut the glazing beads and aesthetics at their edges cut corners to 45˚, to mount nice touch.We take out the nails from the time the window one by one, starting from the bottom.Put the bottom bead and nailed him with small nails, trying not to hit them with a hammer or glass.Also independently set the upper bead, followed by - side.
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