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Table of Contents

  1. How do I determine what size Mica sheet I need?
  2. How do I cut Mica ?
  3. How do I drill a hole in Mica ?
  4. Will Mica bend ?
  5. What is the life span of Mica ?
  6. When is it time to replace Stove Mica ?

How do I determine what size Mica Sheet I need?

The size of mica sheet you need for a stove window is measured to the outside of the window frame.

Or measure the inside of the window and ad approximately 1/2 inch to overall size.

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How do I cut  Mica ?

Stove window Mica can be cut with a pair of heavy scissors.

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How do I drill a hole in Mica ?

Place the Mica between 2 sturdy pieces of cardboard and use a regular drill.

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Will Mica Bend ?

Yes. But not very Much.

It is flexible but not very much.

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What is the life span of Mica ?

Mica will last as long a long time, if respected.

Mica is fragile and will not survive rough treatment.

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When is it time to replace Stove Mica ?

When it develops a hole, becomes dirty or splintered.

Mica is not stopping sparks if it has holes in it.


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