When cutting the fabric, place it on a flat cutting
surface, ensuring it isn't hanging off the edge and pulling.
A table saw has a flat cutting
surface, with the circular saw blade extending up through a slot.
On other occasions, Regan was seen in his flat cutting
up substances and weighing them.
When London merchant-decorator Jerom Johnson announced his intention to 'retire into the country' in 1756, the list of his tools advertised for sale included both 'Lapidary Benches', used for flat cutting
, and 'Scalloper's Mills'.
Secondary finishing operations include sheeting, flat cutting
, punching, laminating, forming, die cutting and assembly.
It was the same with men skilled at the art of wedge, rheontour and flat cutting