Vinyl cutter

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Graphtec Plotter Cutter FC8000-130

Work Flow with Corel

Starting from having a vector file in CorelDRAW

  • set fill to none, outline to hairline and black
  • click the (get screen shot) icon in Corel, and choose "send cut lines to CutMaster 3"
  • File, print, Graphtec, click "Cut Test" button
    • click edit

what to change force

      • if it cuts into the base too much, use less force
      • if it doesn't cut through film, use more force
  • when the force is right, click Print


Fill out sheet in the vinyl area; if out of anything, send slack msg to consumables

  • Intermediate: Only 2.5 mils thick, ORACAL 651 offers six-year outdoor durability
    • Force: 24
  • Exhibition: intermediate 3-year film removes cleanly and easily for up to 2 years after application and has a matte surface