Rotary Cutter Safety Tips

Duration: 11:29

Ellen March demonstrates helpful techniques on how to correctly use a rotary cutter. Learn important safety tips when using a rotary cutter and find out when you should use this tool. See different varieties of rotary cutters as well as what accessories you can purchase to help organize your cutting area.

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5 Responses to “Rotary Cutter Safety Tips”
  1. debra richardson
    debra richardson

    trying to find out what gloves used rotary cutter safety tips are called can’t make name out

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    • National Sewing Circle
      National Sewing Circle

      Hi Debra. The glove used in the video is called a ‘Klutz Glove’ and is made by Fons and Porter.

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  2. Merrilyn garceau
    Merrilyn garceau

    Never know about changing blade to other side for left handers. Thanks so much!

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    • Customer Service
      Customer Service

      Hi,

      When cutting using a rotary cutter and ruler, ensure that you are keeping the blade down on the cutting mat and fabric. By doing this the blade will run right along the edge of the ruler- and won’t cut into it.

      Cheers,

      Ashley
      National Sewing Circle Video Membership

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