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Old 05-01-13, 06:07 PM
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Originally Posted by FBinNY View Post
The issue with cutting carbon is inhaled dust. This is a real concern when using power tools, but far less so when cutting stuff with a hacksaw. Saw dust is coarser and heavier that the fine dust that grinding creates. Once the dust settles to the floor it likely stays there, and isn't raised high enough to breath (except if you're a dog) so of little concern. Normal good housekeeping manages it fine.
Makes sense to me. (Cut last 2 carbon steerers with an ordinary fine hacksaw blade, a steady hand, and no mask)
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