Originally Posted by normis1
Hadn't thought of the "hot cut" method.
A soldering iron is an interesting option.
Grizz - stupid question, but how do you prepare a hot knife?
I was thrown by this the first time I encountered it....but the easiest manifestation of a "hot knife" is a soldering iron or soldering gun. Used just as enoorange describes. An optimization is to use something that doesn't burn beneath the fabric, my wood scraps get long burn indents in them, which makes for a less than flat surface for the cutting