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Old 06-18-2013, 09:14 PM   #15
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I use a 3/4" blade in a dremel oscillating tool.

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Old 06-19-2013, 05:57 AM   #16
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Abrasive disc in the die grinder is what I used. I've used it to widen the rear window opening when I installed a Scamp window in our Uhaul, and to cut an opening for a new power converter, a storage opening, and increase the opening size where the ice box was to replace it with a dorm fridge. It's a thin disc, worked good, but made a lot of dust. For the corners of the openings I used a toothed hole saw to get a round corner.

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Old 06-19-2013, 08:52 PM   #17
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Originally Posted by mary and bob View Post
Abrasive disc in the die grinder is what I used.
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Old 06-19-2013, 10:32 PM   #18
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Wear a respirator when working with fiberglass. You do not want to inhale those dust particles!
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Old 06-20-2013, 08:15 AM   #19
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I installed an air conditionned and did the holes with a small jig saw with a metal blade. Worked great.

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Also did exterior holes the same way...

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