Come One, Come All To UKScrappers.
 
 
 


Ralph

by eClaire

Live, Laugh, Love - Geoff & Liz

by Allyj50

Winter Fun

by susibee

May - Treviso

by scrapdolly

Meeting Santa

by Mary Buttons


Go Back   UKScrappers > Special Forums > CraftROBO Silhouette and Cameo > Craft Robo Chat

Notices

Craft Robo Chat DO NOT post templates for download in this section. DO NOT post any template, here or in the templates forum, that you did not create yourself.

Charmed Cards and Crafts

Reply Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 26-01-2013, 09:54 PM   #1
gingerbumblebee
gingerbumblebee
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Lancashire
Posts: 24
Trader Rating: (0)
Cutting shrink plastic with silhouette portrait

Has anyone done this? wondering if this will be ok or ruin my blade?
gingerbumblebee is offline Click for members Gallery   Reply With Quote
Old 26-01-2013, 10:04 PM   #2
DJG
Dedicated Scrapper
- Tier One Sponsor -
 
DJG's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: EAST SUSSEX
Posts: 13,130
Trader Rating: (25)
Quote:
Originally Posted by gingerbumblebee View Post
Has anyone done this? wondering if this will be ok or ruin my blade?
Grace cut this stuff with her machine
__________________


Look here
www.forevermemoriesforyou.co.uk
DJG is offline Click for members Gallery   Reply With Quote
Old 27-01-2013, 10:10 PM   #3
dozyrosy
Dedicated Scrapper
 
dozyrosy's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Berkshire
Posts: 8,181
Trader Rating: (24)
As long as you don't try to cut the shrunk stuff you should be OK! But seriously, go carefully and test cut first as different brands and different colours will have different properties. We did some test cuts years ago with some of the Craft Robos, and found this was the case. The Portrait has much more oomph behind it so will manage better! As far as I can remember Graphtec also confirmed it was OK with the Robos, but said to watch for bits getting into the blade housing.

Rosemary

PS And I would suggest that you don't try to cut too detailed shapes - or at least till you see how things go.
__________________
"The main reason people buy those machines [Craft Robos] is to cut out words and lace doily patterns for their scrapbooks."

dozyrosy is offline Click for members Gallery   Reply With Quote
Old 01-02-2013, 04:42 AM   #4
stefanib123
Dedicated Scrapper
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Ky
Posts: 21
Trader Rating: (0)
Is the only difference between the Potrait and the Cameo the size? I remember reading that somewhere, but cann't remember where.
stefanib123 is offline Click for members Gallery   Reply With Quote
Old 01-02-2013, 07:38 AM   #5
PinkPig1
Dedicated Scrapper
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Manchester
Posts: 173
Trader Rating: (0)
I think the portrait is described as the smaller sister of the cameo.
PinkPig1 is offline Click for members Gallery   Reply With Quote
Reply Reply

Bookmarks

Graphtec UK

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Graphtec Sarah Hurley Designs A Trip Down Memory Lane Thats Crafty PaperMaze
Funky Farm Scrapbook Barn Cardmaking Paradise Country View Crafts The Artistic Stamper Forever Memories for You
Kalulu

Click HERE for additional Sponsors


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 10:16 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©2003 - 2012, UKScrappers Ltd.
Registered in England and Wales. Company No. 5230732
Designed, Hosted & Managed by x3 Internet Solutions LLP.

Top 50 Scrappers
Home Page
Forums
What is Scrapbooking?
Search
Scrap Musings
Scrapbooking News
The Library
Inspiration and Challenges
Digital Scrapbooking
Font of the Week
Contact Us

Charmed Cards and Crafts

Latest Group Posts
Cheam Crop Chat
Cheam Crop Chat
by debbiem
Today 10:06 PM Go to last post
Rochdale Crop
May Crop
by Chris55
Today 08:40 PM Go to last post
The ALLSORTS !
Allsorts chat - !
by alison 2
Today 06:14 PM Go to last post
Blue Brads May SG!!
Because Bradettes love to talk
by Chris55
Today 01:59 PM Go to last post
The Chatty Scrappers
Welcome Chatty Scrappers
by sylphraven
Yesterday 11:07 AM Go to last post
Haslington Crop
3rd May 2014
by AllyCatD
22-04-2014 01:52 PM Go to last post
View All Groups