Cutting Tungsten (fwd)

From:  richard hull [SMTP:rhull-at-richmond.infi-dot-net]
Sent:  Wednesday, April 01, 1998 6:25 PM
To:  Tesla List
Subject:  Re: Cutting Tungsten  (fwd)

>Richard and All,
>I Have a large lapidary diamond saw used for cutting gem stones in it's
>previous life. Would this work for toungsten rods? The RPM is slow, and
>normally kerosene is used for the fluid when cutting stones.
>Cliff, (in the Cincinnati area and like Bill serious about building the
>same 50KVA beast.)


It should work quite well although slowly, as with stone.  It will also cut
smoothly and evenly.  Little on this planet resists a diamond lapidary saw.

Richard Hull, TCBOR