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#1 Posted : Saturday, August 24, 2013 4:59:16 PM(UTC)
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I did a cut on most of the item on the Winter Wonderland. I did most on 3 was really disappointment with the pointsetta on size 3. The F1 doesn't cut the little veins at all just tears the paper. What are your thoughts on this new cartridge?
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#2 Posted : Saturday, August 24, 2013 7:44:17 PM(UTC)
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First of all, if there are little lines in the picture there should be cuts in your paper.....not tears! So, you need to experiment with different paper. What kind of paper did you use?

If the paper is fairly soft, you might try using different settings.

What settings did you use?

Maybe some of us can help you if we know (#1, the kind of paper you used; (#2, the blade depth and pressure settings you used for that paper.

For softer papers, I use blade depth 4 and set the pressure to medium. For cardstock, I use the pressure to max and the blade depth on 6.

Another thing you might try.....if you didn't already.....is to burnish your paper onto your mat and use blue tape (or masking tape) around all four edges of your paper (on the mat you'll be putting into the machine). If your paper is moving one little iota while in the CUT, I can see that it will TEAR your paper.

Char

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#3 Posted : Sunday, August 25, 2013 1:03:58 AM(UTC)
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I haven't tried cutting from this cartridge yet. I thought there might be a problem with all the intricut cuts.

In addition to what Char posted. I would also try a new blade and a bigger size.
Try going to 4" or 5" cut for better results.
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#4 Posted : Sunday, August 25, 2013 7:22:01 AM(UTC)
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Planning on trying out the cart today. I'll let you know my thoughts.BigGrin
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#5 Posted : Sunday, August 25, 2013 12:38:53 PM(UTC)
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Just did the cut I think your talking about. I cut it at 5 inches...much smaller and some of the veins would have been too thin, I think. I used a new mat and a fairly new blade. I'm going to try some of the snowflakes next.Smile I forgot to mention I used the recollections paper from M's.

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#6 Posted : Sunday, August 25, 2013 2:29:15 PM(UTC)
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Here's a snowflake. Cut at 3 inches and I used glitter paper on some of the layers. I really like this cart. I think use it alot this ChristmasThumpUp .

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#7 Posted : Sunday, August 25, 2013 2:32:27 PM(UTC)
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The poinsettia and snowflake are lovely! I am drooling over this cart. Thank you for sharing!
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#8 Posted : Sunday, August 25, 2013 5:44:18 PM(UTC)
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I tried to get this one on Amazon and guess they ran out and I didn't get mine so will wait for HSN and the overlay will come with it for a good price Anna says..
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#9 Posted : Sunday, August 25, 2013 6:25:26 PM(UTC)
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I cut the tree...it is gorgeous!
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#10 Posted : Sunday, August 25, 2013 6:57:20 PM(UTC)
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Those 2 cuts are gorgeous. Hope mine is at my house when I go home next Friday!!!!!!
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#11 Posted : Sunday, August 25, 2013 7:53:08 PM(UTC)
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I cut the tree...it is gorgeous!


Show us!!! Show us!!!
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#12 Posted : Monday, August 26, 2013 10:41:24 AM(UTC)
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Show us!!! Show us!!!


I'll take a pic after work today!
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#13 Posted : Friday, August 30, 2013 8:46:09 AM(UTC)
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Finally remembered to upload this!
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#14 Posted : Friday, August 30, 2013 12:52:29 PM(UTC)
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Finally remembered to upload this!


oooooooooooooooooooooooohhhhhhhhhhhh! Love Love Love Love Love Love Love
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#15 Posted : Friday, August 30, 2013 12:53:47 PM(UTC)
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Here's a snowflake. Cut at 3 inches and I used glitter paper on some of the layers. I really like this cart. I think use it alot this ChristmasThumpUp .


That is GORGEOUS!!! Love Love Love
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#16 Posted : Friday, August 30, 2013 2:46:16 PM(UTC)
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I'm getting this cart for sure now!! These cuts are gorgeous. Thanks ladies for showing all the cuts. Melissa
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#17 Posted : Saturday, August 31, 2013 5:56:57 AM(UTC)
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Finally remembered to upload this!


Absolutely beautiful!!! Wub Wub Wub Thanks for posting a photo!
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#18 Posted : Saturday, August 31, 2013 5:28:55 PM(UTC)
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oooooooooooooooooooooooohhhhhhhhhhhh! Love Love Love Love Love Love Love


AAAAAAAAAAAAAAWWWWWWWWWWWWWWWW!!!!! Rhondah and Liz thanks for showing us these Love BEAUTIFULLove cuts I haven't had a chance to play with mine yetBigGrin
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#19 Posted : Sunday, September 01, 2013 8:46:17 AM(UTC)
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I may try to make some framed cuts for gifts this year...I love the cuts from this cartridge! I bought mine from Terri Olson
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