cooler incbator question

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ChuckenGirl, Feb 13, 2008.

  1. ChuckenGirl

    ChuckenGirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    what would you use to cut the side and top?
     
  2. siz8003

    siz8003 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 31, 2007
    Fitz.,NH
    I used a roto-zip
     
  3. hart31

    hart31 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know some people have used dremel tools. I would think a hobby type razor knife would work well. Depends somewhat on your cooler. I've had some where you could use a drill or almost any sharp pointed object to make a hole and then cut with a heavy pair of sissors. I've had others that it would have taken a dremel tool or an electric drill to get a hole and then a hacksaw to cut. [​IMG]
     
  4. arlee453

    arlee453 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2007
    near Charlotte NC
    For my plastic cooler, I used a utility knife (like a box cutter type).

    I drilled a largish hole first to get a good start with the knife and then just ran the knife over and over to 'score' the lines and then make the final cut.
     
  5. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    I used a drill to start the hole, then used a jigsaw.
     
  6. gmc

    gmc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I used a flat wood carving tool. You basically punch it out with anything you can find that's thin and sharp.
     

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