Heatsink cutting

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  1. a-jap

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    Hi

    I need to know if there are good places that can cut a 1.2m heatsink in Cape Town near southern suburbs?

    Busy doing a led build. Will post pics when it's done.

    Thanks
     
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  3. hadiosbourne

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    do you have the actual heatsink and only need cutting?
    heatsinks are very soft, you can cut yourself with a steel saw
     
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    Or a jigsaw with a steel blade
     
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    Send.me your number and a pic or 2 of the chunk of aluminium . Will speak to a friend on monday at work bud
     
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    Hi thanks guys. I will update later, currently at work. It is quiet thick and and it's shaped in a u 17 cm wide and about 7 -8 cm thick and need to do about 2 cuts. Originally thought it would fine it but the spread wasn't that great so thought I'll put 2 together of both 1.2m but it would be too heavy. So thought I'll just cut into 3 pieces of 400 and add another 400. Making it 4 X 400.
     
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    That's over a 1.5 X 900 width tank
     
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    Your number .
     
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    I am sure I can help
     
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    Thanks again Fred. Really appreciated.
     
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    All good bud
     
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