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O-rings? Are they feasible for the shallow pocketed?

Post questions and info about pneumatic (compressed gas) powered cannons here. This includes discussion about valves, pipe types, compressors, alternate gas setups, and anything else relevant.
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Unread postAuthor: Xerxys » Sun Jul 13, 2008 3:01 am

Thanks Clide, I'll would see if that works, but I can't be sure your way would work with British pipe ( I'm not sure the diameter would be right) and I don't have any 2" lying around to try it. Darn.
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Unread postAuthor: bugsingelyn » Sun Jul 13, 2008 9:10 am

You can do anything with a dremel!
I like to clamp my dremel to my workbench, and put in basically any bit that would cut straight in (like the ball-end one, or a pointy one, or the one that looks like a drill bit but cuts sideways). Put that right next to a block of wood clamped down. Then, clamp another block of wood (or whatever) at whatever length you want the O-ring to be cut.
That sounds confusing, heres a diagram:
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Unread postAuthor: Xerxys » Sun Jul 13, 2008 11:07 am

Another good idea, I'll see if I can rig something up with my workmate
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