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Old 09-28-2022, 04:45 PM   #1
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Cutting Karadon

Has anyone cut their Karadon countertop? Just wondering what you used for cutting, shaping etc.

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Karadon is a Polyester Resin

Cutting is best done using a diamond cutting blade
SLOW and Shallow cuts so as to not cause cracking or damage
Repeat increasing depth by 1/8" each pass

Shaping done with a ceramic abrasive wet sanded

Resin sealer brushed on new cuts
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We recently replaced the small Princess two burner stovetop with a three burner Furrion. Had to cut the hole about 7" wider and 2" deeper.
I used a variable speed jigsaw at low speed with a new bimetal blade, duct taped the cut line and it cut the Karadon perfectly. I wasn't too concerned about small imperfections because the new burner overlapped the cut line by 1", but to my surprise the Karadon cut easily with no chipping or cracking.
Just take your time, go slow and use a new high quality blade.
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I use the same tools for hard wood....Carbide wood blade and carbide router bits.
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