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What is the best type of saw to rent for cutting mosaic meshbacked tile and do you rent this type of saw.  The tile are on sheets and are a combination of stone and glass tile. Hoping to get this done this weekend.

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Posted 2013-12-06T17:04:50+0000  by everettd everettd
 

Home Depot does rent wet saws but price and availability is something you're going to have to get from your local store.  For a mesh back sheet you want the kind of a saw where the sheet sits on a little table and the entire table slides through the blade, like this one:

 

You don't want this kind of saw:

 

 

For glass tiles you'll also want a blade that specifically made for cutting glass.  Understand that no matter how good the blade the cut edge of the glass will be a little "foggy".  You will need to either polish the cut edge or use some kind of trim piece to cover it.

Posted 2013-12-06T20:40:26+0000  by Adam444
 
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