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Evenly cutting extruded tubes?

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HI there,

I just got the 4"Scott Creek extruder.

I'm looking for advise on how to cut a long tube into smaller pieces to make a 'shot glass' shape.  

I have a hand held clay cutter (an arch with a wire connected at the ends) the problem I'm running into is that the cuts aren't straight or even.  

Any suggestions?

Thank you!

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Glad to see I'm not the only one using woodworking tools!  I use hole saws, drill bits, chisels, surforms, hacksaws, etc.  

For extruded stuff I extrude as long a form as I can and then carefully lay it straight on foam to dry up a bit, then cut into pieces.

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