Volcanic glass was first used during the Stone Age for making sharp cutting tools. The first true glass, however, was made almost 5 thousand years ago in Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Syria. Glass is a fragile but beautiful material that has adorned the most breathtaking structures ever known throughout history.
Nowadays, glass and mirrors are readily available from your local home depot. They come in different sizes and thickness, depending on what you will use it for. You can use it for making doors, cabinets, and windows. Cutting glass is also easier with specialized tools that are cheap and easy to use.
In this DIY tutorial video, the author will show you how to use a simple glass cutting tool to easily cut through glass and mirrors. He will also provide you with essential tips on working with glass. The technique shown can be used for your projects that will require cutting glass or mirrors.
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