how to cut ceramic toilet bowl

Post time: Apr-01-2024

Cutting a ceramic toilet bowl is a complex and delicate task, typically performed only in specific situations, such as when repurposing the material or during certain types of installations or repairs. It's important to approach this task with caution due to the hardness and brittleness of ceramic, as well as the potential for sharp edges. Here’s a guide on how to do it, but keep in mind that for most plumbing or installation issues, it's better to replace the toilet or consult a professional.

Tools and Materials
Diamond Blade: A diamond-tipped cutting blade is necessary for cutting through ceramic.
Angle Grinder: This power tool is used with the diamond blade.
Safety Gear: Safety goggles, gloves, and dust mask are essential to protect against ceramic dust and shards.
Marker or Masking Tape: To mark the cutting line.
Clamps and Sturdy Surface: To securely hold the toilet bowl during cutting.
Water Source (Optional): To reduce dust and cool the blade during cutting.
Steps for Cutting a Ceramic Toilet Bowl
1. Safety First:
Wear safety goggles, a dust mask, and gloves.
Ensure the work area is well-ventilated.
2. Prepare the Toilet Commode:
Remove the toilet bowl from its installation.
Clean it thoroughly to remove any dirt or grime.
Use a marker or masking tape to clearly mark the line where you intend to cut.
3. Secure the Flush Toilet:
Secure the Washing Toilet on a sturdy surface using clamps. Make sure it is stable and won’t move during cutting.
4. Equip the Angle Grinder:
Fit the angle grinder with a diamond blade suitable for cutting ceramics.
5. Cutting Process:
Begin cutting along the marked line.
Apply steady, gentle pressure and let the blade do the work.
If possible, use water to wet the surface as you cut. This helps reduce dust and prevents the blade from overheating.
6. Proceed with Caution:
Take your time and do not rush. Ceramic can crack or break if too much pressure is applied.
7. Finishing:
After completing the cut, gently sand any sharp or rough edges using fine-grit sandpaper.
Important Considerations
Professional Help: If you're not experienced with using an angle grinder or cutting hard materials like ceramic, it’s safer to seek professional assistance.
Risk of Damage: There's a high risk of cracking or breaking the ceramic, especially if the proper tools and techniques are not used.
Health and Safety: Ceramic dust can be harmful if inhaled; always work in a well-ventilated area and wear a dust mask.
Environmental Factors: Consider the potential for creating a lot of dust and noise, and prepare the workspace accordingly.
In many cases, it's more feasible to replace a toilet than to cut and modify an existing one. This task should only be undertaken if you have a clear purpose and the necessary skills and tools.


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8916A toilet
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High efficiency flushing
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Remove cover plate

Quickly remove cover plate

Easy installation
easy disassembly
and convenient design

Slow descent design

Slow lowering of cover plate

The cover plate is
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The mainly export countries

The product export to all of the world
Europe, USA, Middle-East
Korea, Africa, Australia

product process


1. What's the production capacity of production line?

1800 sets for toilet and basins per day.

2. What is your terms of payment?

T/T 30% as deposit,and 70% before delivery.

We will show you the photos of the products and packages before you pay the balance.

3. What package/packing do you provide?

We accept OEM for our customer, the package can be designed for customers' willing.
Strong 5 layers carton filled with foam, standard export packing for shipping requirement.

4. Do you provide OEM or ODM service?

Yes,we can do OEM with your own logo design printed on the product or carton.
For ODM,our requirement is 200 pcs per month per model.

5.  What are your terms for being your sole agent or distributor?

We would require a minimum order quantity for 3*40HQ - 5*40HQ containers per month.

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