Foam cutting uses hot wire to cut through material. Hot wire moves through material and melts it. Position of both wire ends is precisely controlled to allow the wire to follow the desired cutting path.

Foam cutters are often used in aero-modeling. It is an educational hobby that excites our youth building confidence, creativity, and life skills.

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