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ScrappinLis Offline
#1 Posted : Wednesday, November 24, 2010 1:59:09 PM(UTC)
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made my first attemp since getting the deep cut blade and it was terrible. I bought "medium weight" chipboard on ebay, my blade started in it then the machine made awful noises and wasnt' cutting. I cancelled it, and it still cuts paper fine. Where do I get chipboard that it will cut. I need to make 150 Christmas ornaments out of chipboard, please help.
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#2 Posted : Wednesday, November 24, 2010 3:32:26 PM(UTC)
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I too have had a hard time cutting the super thick chipboard. One suggestion I read here was to use "cereal" boxes and then spray paint. The thickest I have ever cut was about 1/8 inch thick. Hope that helps. Depends on what size you are cutting too as to how "worry free" they become.
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#3 Posted : Thursday, December 02, 2010 10:18:09 PM(UTC)
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I always tape the chipboard to the mat - that way it does not move causing that horrible grinding noise
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