What do you use to cut sheet metal?

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  1. rustymav1974

    rustymav1974 Livin' The Dream

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    I have one like that and it does the same thing. I decided to just get a new one.
     
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    By new one do you mean that you bought the same one? or another brand? :16suspect
     
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    Dave B I like Mavericks!

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    Don't forget to oil your tools!! A little oil goes a long way, if you don't they'll rust up inside.
     
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    I bought a different brand. The compressor I am using is more than sufficient. I have used some that are airhogs, but this one I borrowed and it didn't even want to spin, so I oiled it and nothing, spins a few rpm's and locks down. The old IR angle one I used professionally for 15+ yrs before the head finally fell off, so I bought an IR to replace the el cheapo.
     
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    Looked into buying an IR cut-off tool, gonna order one soon. Inectedmav you mentioned spot sand-blasting earlier. I have a sand blaster but what abrasive should I use in it?
     

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