How to Cut Perspex or acrylic sheet with a circular or jigsaw

Wondering how to cut Perspex (or acrylic glass) easily? When cutting Perspex at home, you're more or less limited to using circular saws and jigsaws. For cutting straight lines, the circular law works best; for curvy lines, you'll want to use your jigsaw. For more information, including step-by-step instructions on cutting your own acrylic sheet, watch this DIY home tutorial.


This is the best and most appropriate advice for those of us with domestic power tools. It beats hand scribing and trying 'snap' long edges. Excellent!


Many thanks - helps that I understand your accent, being a Pom from up north.

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