Vinyl fencing is often hollow, making cutting it difficult when using a circular saw regardless of the teeth on the blade. As the teeth bite in to the vinyl they cause it .
A circular saw, handsaw or trim saw can be used, depending on your preference. Some tool companies offer circular saw blades specifically designed to cut vinyl or polyvinyl chloride, and such a blade would be handy to have if your project involves a lot of cutting.
Vinyl fencing can be cut just like wood. Preferably use a circular saw with a PVC blade or a sharp and straight fine-tooth carbide blade. If your saw blade is designed for rough cutting lumber and dull, it could shatter the vinyl.
The best blades for cutting vinyl railing are carbide tip blades. These can be found in several forms including hacksaws for manual cutting and circular saws.
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Does anyone have any other tips for cutting vinyl fencing?. simply used my 9" circular saw with a general purpose tungsten tip blade in it but I .