How to cut S clay tile?

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Old 05-05-20, 06:00 PM
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How to cut S clay tile?

I need to cut a piece off an S clay tile. Can it be done with a hummer and a chisel? Or what other household tools would you recommend for it?
 
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Old 05-05-20, 06:11 PM
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No. You need an angle grinder and a diamond blade.
 
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Old 05-05-20, 07:39 PM
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So is this not going to work for a clay tile?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=otedzoAxcYc
 
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Old 05-05-20, 07:47 PM
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Go ahead and try and let us know how it works out for you. I assumed it was already installed on the roof. I also assumed you have thick terracota tile since you said it was an s tile.
 
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No, it is not installed yet. Any idea what kind of chisel the guy is using in that video?
 
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Old 05-05-20, 07:55 PM
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Looks like a standard cold chisel.
 
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Old 05-06-20, 02:35 AM
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And I have to wonder how many hundreds, thousands of tiles that guy has practiced on for that little demo?

Id be using the grinder and diamond wheel myself!
 
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