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I would like an indication of a low-cost machine I can find

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I would like an indication of a low-cost machine I can find at Home Depot or Lowes in Manhattan that is capable of cutting a piece of iron that is about 2 inches wide (I want to split a metal bar in 5 pieces) .
Thank you
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  john replied 9 days ago.

do you have a pic of the iron?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
No. But it is a very thin 2 inch bar
Expert:  john replied 8 days ago.

thats is going tobe difficult, do you have a machine shop near you with a power band saw?

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
You are asking me the same question that i asked ioriginally lol
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
I live in Manhattan
Expert:  john replied 7 days ago.

your not gonna buy a low cost machine to do this

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Thanks. But may I please have a suggestion of an item sold in store? This item is just flaold online
Expert:  john replied 7 days ago.

there is no easy way to cut bar stock..i would source out a machine shop to this

lots of machine shops in queens, brroklyn and long island city..

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
But are you suggesting these shops to buy a machine or just to cut the metal bar?
And please, give me suggestions of shops in Queens .Thanks
Expert:  john replied 7 days ago.

a shop just to cut the bar

DIRECTIONS Gotham Machine5.0 (2) · Machine Shop Long Island City, NY(646)(###) ###-####/a>Opens at 9:00 AM
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
I live in Manhattan as I told you before. Can you suggest a place near me?
And can you suggest a machine to cut the bar that I can buy in store (not just online)?Thanks

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