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        Picture of Frodo
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        my moms house has a florida room,
        i believe the glass is safety glass...i want to cut out a square in the door for a cat door. but was told you can not cut safety glass...
        is that true? can it be cut?

        the squares you see are bugular bars, not part of the glass

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        Posts: 4089 | Location: I live in southern mississippi | Registered: Jun 01, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
        Picture of Jaybee
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        Nope, you can't cut it. Any safety glass that has holes or cut-outs will have those done first, then it will be tempered into safety glass. Once it's tempered it cannot be cut or drilled again.


        Jaybee
         
        Posts: 10499 | Location: Knoxville, Tennessee | Registered: Sep 27, 2003Reply With QuoteReport This Post
        Picture of Frodo
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        not the answer i wanted...but is the answer i expected.....thank you very mucho

        no door for the kitty....
        just have to keep getting up and do as i am told
        every time he meows....spoiled cat!
         
        Posts: 4089 | Location: I live in southern mississippi | Registered: Jun 01, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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        You could always cut a hole in the wall?
        But I would have an electronic catch on it (with a key collar for the cat), so just the cat could go in and out. Or else it is liable to attract other small animals that she may not want inside.
         
        Posts: 6894 | Location: Plains and Mountains | Registered: Sep 26, 2003Reply With QuoteReport This Post
        Picture of Frodo
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        like this guy?

         
        Posts: 4089 | Location: I live in southern mississippi | Registered: Jun 01, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
        Picture of Jaybee
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        I can't tell from the pic but are there any sliding doors? If so, there is a full-height door panel that's about 1' wide that contains a pet door.

        Installing in the wall is a good idea too, provided you have any wall space.


        Jaybee
         
        Posts: 10499 | Location: Knoxville, Tennessee | Registered: Sep 27, 2003Reply With QuoteReport This Post
        Picture of Frodo
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        no wall space , the room is glass
        except the inside corner.
         
        Posts: 4089 | Location: I live in southern mississippi | Registered: Jun 01, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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