Wire Cutter Modifications:
- Remove tension spring, only use eyebolts to add tension. This will allow a higher wire tension as well as increase the "throat" of the tool.
- Build a fixture to hold the workpiece to the work bench.
- Build a fixture to control the motion of the wire cutter
Wire Cutter Specs:
- 12v 3A power supply, no rheostat
- braided SS wire, approximately 0.014" diameter
- 20.5" capacity
Form attached to foam, ready for cutting:
Final Result: (note wire cutter in background)