diannecp

Paper cutter / trimmer recommendations

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Does anyone have a paper trimmer they're happy with and can recommend? Looking to upgrade from my cheap Darice (which has stood me in good stead but I need something a little more durable, bigger (if possible), with a few more bells and whistles! Cutting more than card stock and paper these days. Also looking for something to square up large uneven sheets of paper prior to cutting - would be ideal if i could  use the same trimmer to aid in that.

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My paper trimmer is from Fiskers. I like it because you can replace the blades on it. But I’m not sure it can do all that want it to do. I know you will get some good recommendations!

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I also have a Fiskars and it has been great for me.

 

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I also have a Fiskars which was the first one I bought. I have a Carl’s one which is smaller & a making memories which is supposed to be eversharp but it definitely isn’t sharp any more.

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I bought the big Fiskars rotary bypass self-sharpening cutter with fold-up cutting table. Happy so far. I'm cutting other things besides just paper so I didn't want to run into issues with not being able to cut thicker stuff. Nothing like Fiskars for cutting!

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If you run into any issue with cutting, their customer service is fantastic! Mine has a wire guide and that got snapped when I tried to trim glitter paper. I had just bought it, too. I contacted them and they sent me a brand new one, no questions asked!

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2 hours ago, CRS said:

If you run into any issue with cutting, their customer service is fantastic! Mine has a wire guide and that got snapped when I tried to trim glitter paper. I had just bought it, too. I contacted them and they sent me a brand new one, no questions asked!

It’s always really good to hear of great customer service and I have to admit - that often coaxes me to buy something!

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3 hours ago, CRS said:

If you run into any issue with cutting, their customer service is fantastic! Mine has a wire guide and that got snapped when I tried to trim glitter paper. I had just bought it, too. I contacted them and they sent me a brand new one, no questions asked!

Thanks Carla. That's great to hear and makes a difference for me too. 

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