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Vinyl

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Open the design in Silhouette Studio® and resize it as desired.

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If you’re cutting vinyl directly from the roll, feed a vinyl roll directly to the Silhouette cutting machine using the roll feeder. If you are using the CAMEO, don’t forget to adjust the rollers according the size of the vinyl roll you are going to cut.

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In Silhouette Studio®, go to the Page Setup panel, choose None as your mat option, and adjust the page size.

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If you use a cutting mat, in the Page Setup panel, choose the type of cutting mat you will use and adjust the page size according the size of vinyl piece you will cut.

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Place a piece of vinyl on the cutting mat on the same spot as you placed the design on the working space in the Silhouette Studio®. Make sure the piece of vinyl is not smaller than your design. Adjust the rollers if needed, and feed the mat into the cutting machine.

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Under the Send panel, select “Vinyl” as your material type. Adjust the blade if necessary, and click Send. Once the image is cut, select Unload on your machine and remove the vinyl from the machine.

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Remove the excess vinyl from your design in a process called weeding with your Silhouette hook tool.

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Place the transfer tape over your design to help move your design over to the tumbler. Use the scraper tool to adhere the transfer tape to the vinyl.

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Slowly peel away the vinyl from the white backing. If parts of the design are not adhering to the transfer tape, place the design back on the white backing and try adhering the design again.

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Apply vinyl on the tumbler.

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Slowly, peel away the transfer tape to reveal your vinyl decal.

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Now our project is ready!