Carl DC-220 15" Heavy-Duty Rotary Paper Trimmer

Carl DC-220 15" Heavy-Duty Rotary Paper Trimmer

Carl DC-220 15" Heavy-Duty Rotary Paper Trimmer

B&H # CADC220N MFR # CUI72220

Show MoreLess

Close

Now Viewing:

More on the Way
Expected availability: 7-14 business days

Product Highlights

  • Cuts 30 Sheets of 20 lb Paper
  • Paper Held Firmly in Place When Cut
  • Adjustable Magnetic Paper Guide
  • Blade and Handle Lock
  • Heavy-Duty Metal Construction
  • Calibrated Base Plate (1" Squares)
  • Pre-Set Marks for Photos and Letter-Size
  • Storage Space for Blade and Mat
  • Lifetime Warranty
Show moreShow less

B&H $500 Gift Card Dash

Share for a chance to win a $500 B&H Gift Card!

Share on Twitter

Share a favorite product for chances to win one of eight $500 B&H Gift Cards!
1 new winner announced every Monday starting Nov 5th!
Limit 1 entry per day: Come back every day to increase your chance of winning.

Be sure to mention #BHWishList when you share!

Congrats to our winners so far:

Next winner: Nov 19th

James Z. (Wk 1)

Ralph H. (Wk 2)

Official Rules

OFFICIAL B&H $500.00 GIFT CARD DASH SWEEPSTAKE RULES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash (the "Sweepstakes") is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 ("Sponsor"). It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way.

Entry Period/Methods of Entry. The Sweepstakes will run from on or about October 28, 2018 until on or about December 23, 2018 (the "Entry Period"). Entries received outside the Entry Period are void. Enter the Sweepstakes via either one of the following methods. (1) Share any product found on the B&H website (the "Website") on Facebook or Twitter via the dedicated links contained on the website using the hashtag #BHWishlist; or (2) Mail a postcard (postmarked during the Entry Period) containing your name, address, phone number, and email address, and indicate the subject(s), if any, about which you are interested in receiving future emails from B&H (e.g. photo, video, audio, computers, home theater, portable entertainment ) (optional) to: B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, c/o B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (either option, an "Entry"). Entries must not, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Entries deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Entries owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third party are not acceptable for entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit 1 entry per person, per day.

Winner Selection/Prizes/Odds. The B&H Social Team will randomly select a winner from among all eligible entries every Monday during the Entry Period, for a total eight (8) winners (each a "Winner"). Each Winner will receive a B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $500.00. No cash or other substitutions will be offered. Winner selection is in the sole and absolute discretion of the B&H Social Team. Any taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be notified and receive their prize at the email address associated with the account to which their Entry was posted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Identity of Winners/Eligible Participants. Winners will be identified by the email account associated with the Facebook or Twitter account from which their Entry was submitted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. An email account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such email account by the internet access or online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with such email account. Any issues regarding the identity of a Winner shall be resolved by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sweepstakes is only open to residents of the United States that are at least eighteen (18) years of age on their entry date and is not open to employees of Sponsor, their immediate family, any person domiciled with such employees, or any affiliates or subsidiaries of Sponsor.

Entry Ownership/Entrant Agreements. Entrants retain full ownership and copyrights to their Submission. However, by entering the Sweepstakes entrants grant Sponsor permission to use their Entries for promotional purposes on their respective social media channels with proper credit. Entrants also agree: (a) to be bound by these Official B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes Rules; (b) that any claims related to this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and that awards, shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Sweepstakes, and shall not include incidental or consequential damages or attorneys fees; and (c) that any actual or perceived ambiguities in these rules shall be interpreted by Sponsor in their sole discretion.

Limitation of Liability/Sponsor Modification/Cancellation Rights/ Choice of Law/ Venue/ Winners List. Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete entries or for failure to receive entries due to technical failures or human error of any kind. Winners agree that Sponsor will have no responsibility for losses or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, or use of the prizes. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's consent to the publication of his or her name by Sponsor in any media for commercial or promotional purposes without limitation or further compensation subject to Sponsor's respective Privacy Policies. Sponsor may modify or discontinue the Sweepstakes at any time and may disqualify from the Sweepstakes any person it determines, in its sole discretion, to have attempted to or actually tampered with or otherwise abused any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Entrants agree that in the unlikely event a dispute arises in connection with this Sweepstakes, it will be governed by the laws of the State of New York and heard exclusively in a court of applicable jurisdiction in the County and State of New York irrespective of any choice of law provisions to the contrary. To receive names of the winners by U.S. mail, please mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., Attn: B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001. Any Winners List request must be received by B&H within one (1) year of the date the Sweepstakes is conducted.

Let us know how to reach you if you win!

Privacy 100% guaranteed; email address for contact purposes only

Email

Already have a B&H account? Just log in tomorrow to enter again!

$0 VA Sales Tax Collected on This Item
$97.98
OR
Add to Wish List Item in Wish List

Carl DC-220 overview

  • 1Description

The manual DC-220 15" Heavy-Duty Rotary Paper Trimmer from Carl is an extremely functional cutter for home or office use. This ruggedly built trimmer can do a full day's work with its capability to cut up to 30 sheets at a time. In addition to paper, the DC-220 can handle foam board and plastic sheets - a bonus for not only business use but educational venues as well.

The trimmer is durable and stands on a firm metal base that is calibrated in 1" squares. For ease of use, the base is pre-marked with standard photo and letter-sizes. Cutting is a breeze since the magnetic paper guide holds the paper in place for precise cuts each time. This means that if you need to make a series of cuts, each one will be as exact as the previous one. Supporting the paper guide is a sturdy rail guide that also assists in holding the paper in place.

The DC-220 comes with a a nifty storage space for an extra blade and cutting mat as well as a more than respectable lifetime warranty.

Will also trim foam board, traditional mat board and plastic sheets
The adjustable magnetic paper guide assures the material will be held firmly in place during a cut
Sturdy rails also hold the paper in place for precision cutting
Metal, calibrated base in 1" squares - pre-set markings for photos and letter-size
Changing the cutting blade is easy
Handy storage space for extra blade and mat
Lifetime warranty
UPC: 682391122204
In the Box
Carl DC-220 15" Heavy-Duty Rotary Paper Trimmer
  • K-29 Perforating Blade
  • Straight Blade
  • 2 x Cutting Mats
  • Lifetime Warranty (Does Not Include Blades and Mats)
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    Carl DC-220 specs

    Cut Length 15" (38.1cm)
    Capacity 30 sheets
    Foam board
    Card stock
    Dimensions 24.75 x 14.5 x 4" (62.9 x 36.8 x 10.2cm)
    Weight 8.2 lb (3.7kg) (approx)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 8.2 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 24.6 x 16.9 x 4.7"

    Carl DC-220 reviews

    DC-220 15" Heavy-Duty Rotary Paper Trimmer is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 14.
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from Why has it been changed? This is my second one. The first one was used daily in an office and it took 3 years of constant use to wear it out. These are great, do everything they claim to do and they do it well. HOWEVER! There has been a very aggravating change to the new ones. For some reason, only known to their brilliant engineers, the clear yellow plastic part that clamps has been widened so that you're just out of luck if you need to cut small things. It blocks your hand from holding and positioning. Bad idea that reduces the value. 5 stars if this wasn't the case. Would recommend to a friend with the above caveat.
    Date published: 2015-11-09
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from Weary The trimmer was great when I got it. It cut everything straight as expected. But then after sitting in the corner of my room, untouched, for a few months, I went back to trim something and the cut was askew. I have no idea what happened to it as I've always moved it around using both hands on the base. I have the model with a grey base and neon yellow cutting guide. Looks like the blue one is newer. I ended up contacting CARL under the warranty & they gave me an RMA to send in. It cost me $16 to ship it to them but they fixed it and sent it back in under 2 weeks time (might've been just 1 wk turnaround... I forget). Seems like the fix to the trim guide and the cutting mat strips corrected the problem. I would just suggest users to handle with care when moving it around as the trim guide/rail seems to be prone to becoming misaligned.
    Date published: 2012-04-24
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it, Cuts and Trims Great I used a cheaper trimmer for a while and got real frustrated. This trimmer is great for photos and more. Holds things down tight and cuts clean and straight. Very easy to use and I had no problem cutting up to 6 photos at a time. I would highly recommend this to anyone.
    Date published: 2011-05-25
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from A pretty good cutter for the price After my Fiscar starting wearing out I thought do I buy all the replacement parts or buy a new cutter for about the same price. I print my own art cards and cut them to be 5x7 so I needed a cutter to go through several sheets of card stock. So far this does the trick. I like the clamp down holder and I also don't like it. It does hold down the paper but it also adds a step in cutting. I will have to get use to it but it cuts through 3 layers of card stock and very smooth. Easier on my hands than my other cutter.
    Date published: 2018-08-24
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Very good quality for a reasonable price! When my husband broke my other rotary trimmer I checked many different replacements and chose this. It is heavy so not all cheap components. The 15 in platform will let me cut down oversize photo paper to use in my 11 1/2 printer tray (no more scissors!).The sliding magnetized edge bar (not sure what it is called) will be useful for when I have stacks of paper (up to 30) to cut uniformly. Being able to store extra blades and cutting bases in the cutters base means I won't misplace them. Lastly, the markings for standardized 4X6, 5X7, etc is just icing on the cake. The only drawback I have found is the clamp must be closed to cut as a safety precaution. If you need to adjust the paper slightly, yes, you guessed it--you have to undo the clamp. It may get annoying but will save my fingers!!
    Date published: 2017-06-02
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it. Fantastic well worth the money. Cuts great. FIRM grip on your paper. Sturdy and smooth. A happy purchase. Can't vouch for larger paper volumes I bought this for card-making. Two small complaints One is the guard gets in the way for cutting very small pieces, and because of the guard the rail doesn't extend over all the way. The other is the magnetic rule is a loose fit so you need to be careful lining it up to mark your width.
    Date published: 2017-08-24
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE it! Our church had used an old guillotine-style cutter for more years than I've been alive and when one of the pastors asked me to look into getting a different cutter (I personally owned a rotary), I jumped on it and did my research. We love that it clamps down on a good-sized sheet of paper at one time and you can make multiple passes to cut without worrying about shifting. The measurement markings are clear and I love the little compartment to hold extra blades and mats. It does take a little getting used to in that you need to lock it in place before each cut, but that really does make it more functional in the end. I do not like that the magnetic stopper has a loose fit and therefore can be placed (or it shifts) so that it is not square to the cutting blade, but this is minor. The fact that there is a stopper is more than I find in most cutters.
    Date published: 2011-06-14
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Met my expectations and more The cutter is so easy to use, the guideline is accurate, and the cut itself is extremely sharp. It feels substantial and looks like something that can be in a professional business office. The best cutter I've ever owned. Would recommend it highly! Ordering from B&H was so easy, efficient, and the product arrived on time. Thank you!
    Date published: 2012-02-02
    • y_2018, m_11, d_15, h_17
    • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_2.0.9
    • cp_1, bvpage1
    • co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_14
    • loc_en_US, sid_757429, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=RELEVANCE, direction=DESCENDING)]
    • clientName_bhphotovideo
    Be the first to review this item
    Customer Photos

    Carl DC-220 Q&A

    Carl DC-220 accessories

    See any errors on this page? Let us know.