You can get a tool to cut PVC pipe up to about 1 1/2" for about 25.00
from Home Depot or Lowes. It acts like a big set of shears to cut the
pipe clean with no burrs so it fits in the fitting with no problem.
As another poster said, home depot and others have a shear to cut PVC.
I have found that my loppers (big bypass pruning shear ) cut it quite well.
The crank around cutter used for copper & steel will not work well on PVC
You could cut it with a saw, but then you have to smooth the burrs off.
HomeOwnersHub.com is a website for homeowners and building and maintenance pros. It is not affiliated with any of the manufacturers or service providers discussed here.
All logos and trade names are the property of their respective owners.