Cut'n'Boss Platform Combinations

Embossing Folders

For best results, experiment with scrap paper first. For greater pressure, insert a piece of paper between platforms 'A' &'D'.

Position material inside the embossing folder.

Position the embossing folder between platforms 'A' & 'A'.

Stack the combination onto platform 'D'.

Keeping the platform combination straight, guide it into the Cut'n'Boss with a steady forward motion.

Release the platforms when the rollers begin pulling them into the machine.

Remove the platforms once the motor stops running.

Embossing With Thin Metal Dies*

*Using only one (1) magnetic shim may be sufficient to emboss. Please advise that some brands of metal dies can cut the rubber embossing mat through the material.

Position the cutting die, blade side up, smooth side sitting on the magnetic shims.

Position the material over the cutting die then place the platform combination 'A' & 'A' on top of the material. Place the entire combination on platform 'D'.

Keeping the platform combination straight, guide it into the Cut'n'Boss with a steady forward motion.

Release the platforms when the rollers begin pulling them into the machine.

Remove the platforms once the motor stops running.

Cutting With Craftwell & Other Thin Metal Cutting Dies

Never place the magnetic shim or platform 'B' as the top or bottom layer of the platform combination.

Place the magnetic shim between platform 'D' & the cutting die if more pressure is needed.

Position the cutting die, blade side up, smooth side sitting on platform 'D'.

Position the material over the cutting die then place the platform combination 'A', 'B', 'A' on top of the material. Place the entire combination on platform 'D'.

Keeping the platform combination straight, guide it into the Cut'n'Boss with a steady forward motion.

Release the platforms when the rollers begin pulling them into the machine.

Remove the platforms once the motor stops running.

Cutting With Craftwell Dies Using The Metal Adapter Plate

Never place the magnetic shim or platform 'B' as the top or bottom layer of the platform combination.

Place the magnetic shim between platform 'D' & the cutting die if more pressure is needed.

When cutting multiple layers of material, you may use the metal adapter plate to increase cutting pressure.

Position the cutting die, blade side up, smooth side sitting on platform 'D'.

Position the multiple layers of material over the cutting die then place platform combination 'A', 'B', 'A' & metal adapter plate on top of the material.

Keeping the platform combination straight, guide it into the Cut'n'Boss with a steady forward motion.

Release the platforms when the rollers begin pulling them into the machine.

Remove the platforms once the motor stops running.

Using Other Brands

DISCLAIMER: Platform combinations for each brand may vary.
Some may require the magnetic shim or the metal adapter plate for greater pressure.
Spellbinders Cutting Dies
Spellbinders D-lites

AccuQuilt Go Dies
Paper Artist

Xcut Cutting Dies
Tonic Studios
Technique Tuesday
Sizzix Cutting Dies
Magnolia
Fiskars Fuse
Die-namites
Dear Lizzy
Cottage Cutz

Provocraft Cuttlebug Cutting Dies