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DahleVantage Trimmer - 18"
 
4.4

(based on 5 reviews)

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5.0

Can cut 13x19

By Phil

from Asheboro, NC

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Dahle Vantage Trimmer - 18":

      So far I really like this. Seems sturdy and I can (despite the 18" limit to a single cut) cut/trim 13x19" prints with very little trouble (and a lot less expensive that a larger cutter). Since I purchased it for cutting photo prints, I would not use it for any other purpose as I don't want to put undue stress on this device (but others may find that they can use it for cutting other types of paper).

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      3.0

      Washer/rubber flap and straight edge

      By Photography Teacher

      from Kirkland, WA

      About Me Professional

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Easy To Use
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Trimming Photos

        Comments about Dahle Vantage Trimmer - 18":

        Began cutting with a crisp edges and less than a 100 cuts it did show some tearing instead of cutting tendencies. While the arm blade and trimmer side edge are straight the rubber flap created an allusion that the photo is not getting cut straight due to the washer that makes the flap not align to edge in a straight manner. I also wish it had inch markers on the trimmer as well as the current ruler guidelines.

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        5.0

        Very Pleased

        By flod20

        from Omah AR

        About Me Photo Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Strong Construction

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Dahle Vantage Trimmer - 18":

            For an amature photographer with a limited amount of money to spend on my hobby, this has been one of my best purchases for the price.

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            4.0

            I am happy with it...

            By Mehran

            from Calgary, Alberta

            About Me Semi-pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Load Photos
            • Strong Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Dahle Vantage Trimmer - 18":

                What I like:
                - Sturdy
                - I can cut up to 18 inches sheets
                - I can cut between 5 and 10 regular papers

                What I dislike:
                - Can't cut over 10 regular sheets or 3 100 lb card stock papers
                - The paper stopper, the black plastic piece, does not stop paper from slipping therefore I had to stop and press the paper with my hand which is annoying in cutting big quantities.

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                5.0

                Worry free clean cuts for masterpieces

                By Michael Nguyen [@]

                from Worcester, MA

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Economical
                • Sturdy

                Cons

                • Not much to report here

                Best Uses

                • Anything regarding paper

                Comments about Dahle Vantage Trimmer - 18":

                With high Demand for professional fine artwork cuts, this slicer is incredibly economical for what it can pull off.

                Whether you're a photographer, giclee production artist, or scrapbook mommie; this device will certainly do the job asked for.

                It fits on a small work desk just fine. It's definitely a good starting point for intermediate/professional enterprises until a company can get buck-willy and enter very large format processing.

                It's not meant to be something to wrestle with, since it's a combination of springs, plastic, rubber, and metal; so treat it with finesse and it'll last forever.

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