Not really a welding question. Rather oxy/act cutting.
About once a month I have to cut up a pile of 1-3/8 wire rope. Typical wire
rope, not heavly worn, still pretty greasing. About 2 hours of steady
Anyone have any tricks/methods to oxy/act cut cable. Seems like you just
have to "knaw" your way through it. Fast/slow, various pressures don't seem
to make much difference. About the only thing I find helps a bit is move
lengthways about 1/8" to widen the kerf and create some heat.
17 years ago