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Sharon (and Smokey too!)

Saturday, September 12, 2009

KNK Groove and Chipboard

Today I learned how to cut chipboard on my KNK Groove with the help of Sandy and some other nice folks on the KNK Maxx group.

I used the blue cap blade and a pressure of 100 and it cut pretty thick chipboard like butter I did 2 cuts the first time to make sure it went through, but the next time, I did just one pass cut, and it still cut like butter.

I don't know the weight of the chipboard I used, but I can tell you this. I used a Iams Dog bone box. Yes, I do save all our dry food boxes, like cereal, Instant potatoes, hamburger helper boxes. And for even more thicker boxes, I save the frozen casadia boxes, they are really sturdy. And make great books for the Bind it all.

Hey, when you are on a no scrap budget, you have to make due and you recycle at the same time.


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