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How do I get my Envelopener to cut cleanly every time?

I use envelopeners a lot and indeed prefer them to any other means of cutting paper in almost all cases. Here are some tips from my experience: Regarding the cutting tool itself: First of all, ...
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How do I get my Envelopener to cut cleanly every time?

I haven't used this tool, but I have used loose razor blades to cut paper. The "getting stuck" phenomenon just seems to happen sometimes. I once grabbed a new blade that had a light coat of oil on ...
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How to crop large format paper

That's not too big. You may be able to do it with an A3 rotary trimmer, if you cut the ends off first (A3 is 420×297 mm or 11.7×16.5 inches). These are normally slightly oversized (...
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How to crop large format paper

The simple DIY way Use a ruler along the line to be cut. Use a cutter. The more professional way Use a paper guillotine. . The advantage of the ruler + cutter is that you can cut lines anywhere, ...
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Can we cut and score on colored card stock paper?

As many have described in the comments, there are a variety of computer-guided cutting machines, ranging from the cricket and silhouette level machines which are designed for home use, to more serious ...
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Guidance on what to look for in a paper cutter/trimmer

A finger guard Finger guards should go along the trimmer's base. It's a safety feature that prevents your fingers from being chopped. A Tension Spring This prevents a guillotine paper cutter from ...
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How do I get my Envelopener to cut cleanly every time?

I have not used this tool either but there are a couple of conclusions that should be easy to draw. The tool is a fairly cheap one (in price not necessarily quality) so it would not be a stretch to ...
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