Collection: Trimmers and Cutters

7 products
  • Roll@Blade Trimmer
  • Heavy Duty Guillotine Trimmer
  • Heavy Duty Manual Guillotine
  • FD 8402CC Office Shredder
  • Triumph 721-06 LT Cutter
  • Triumph 5551-06 EP
  • Triumph 4850 EP

What Are Corner Cutters

Corner cutters are an essential tool for the print industry. These machines are used to trim the corners of printed elements such as business cards, postcards, booklets, and more. The primary purpose of corner cutters is to create a neatly finished corner by cutting the paper or cardstock at a specific angle. Properly trimmed corners give a more modern or professional look to the materials. The significance of our corner cutters in... Read More

Frequently Asked Questions

What types of materials can be cut using a corner cutter? 

Various types of materials can be cut using a corner cutter. This versatile tool is designed to trim and shape materials such as paper, cardstock, plastic, fabric, and even thin metal sheets. Its precision cutting blades make it ideal for creating clean corners and precise angles in a wide range of materials.

Are there different sizes or shapes of corners that can be cut with a corner cutter? 

Corner cutters are capable of producing various sizes of round and angled corners. Whether you require large or small, most corner cutter can accommodate your needs.

What are the main features to consider when choosing a corner cutter? 

When selecting a corner cutter, there are several key features to keep in mind. First and foremost, it's important to consider the cutting capacity of the corner cutter. This refers to the thickness of the material that can be cut with ease. Additionally, the size and weight of the machine should be taken into account, as well as its durability and reliability. Another critical factor is the type of corners that can be achieved with the cutter, such as rounded or angled corners. Lastly, it's essential to consider any additional features or functionalities that may be beneficial for your specific needs, such as adjustable depth settings or safety mechanisms.

Can a corner cutter be used with different thicknesses of materials? 

Yes, corner cutters can indeed be used with different thicknesses of material. However, it's important to note that not all corner cutters are designed to handle thicker materials. It's crucial to choose a corner cutter that is specifically designed for you to be able to successfully complete your projects.

Is a corner cutter manual or electric? 

These are both manual or electric, depending on the specific model and design.

Can a corner cutter be used for single or multiple sheets of paper? 

Corner cutters are used for both single and multiple sheets of paper. However, the maximum number of sheets that are cut simultaneously varies based on the cutter's design and specifications.

How do I use a corner cutter effectively? 

To effectively use a corner cutter, start by selecting the right size and type of corner cutter for your project. Ensure that the material you are cutting is properly aligned and secured in place. Hold the corner cutter with a firm grip and apply even pressure as you guide it along the edge of the material. Be mindful of safety precautions.

Are there any maintenance or cleaning requirements for a corner cutter?

Yes, there are some maintenance and cleaning requirements for a corner cutter. Here are a few things you can do to keep your corner cutter in good working order:

  • 1. Start by unplugging the machine (if electric) and removing any materials or debris from the cutting area.
  • 2. Use a soft, dry cloth to wipe down the exterior of the corner cutter, removing any dust or dirt.
  • 3. For more stubborn stains or residue, dampen a cloth with mild detergent diluted in water and gently wipe down the surfaces.
  • 4. Pay special attention to the cutting blade and ensure it is clean and free from any obstructions or buildup.
  • 5. Inspect the blade for any signs of wear or damage, such as dullness or nicks. If necessary, replace the blade following manufacturer guidelines.
  • 6. Lubricate any moving parts with a light machine oil to ensure smooth operation.
  • 7. Check all safety features, such as guards and switches, to ensure they are functioning properly.
  • 8. Regularly inspect and tighten any loose screws or bolts on the corner cutter to maintain stability during use.

By following these professional cleaning and maintenance practices, you can extend the lifespan of your corner cutter while ensuring optimal performance for years to come.

Can a corner cutter be used for both professional and personal projects?

Absolutely! A corner cutter can be used on a variety of personal or professional projects. It is a versatile tool whether you are working on large print projects, crafts, scrapbooking, or professional presentations, a corner cutter is an essential tool to achieve precise and professional results.