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Old 09-14-2008, 06:51 PM   #243
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Originally Posted by irishjen View Post
I have a question or frustation really. I have repeatedly tried to use the basket die in the sandwich as shown and i can't get it to go through the machine. What am I doing wrong?? Also my small flower and bird die again followed the directions and nothing happened.

I can get the top note the work fine but these are driving me insane! Can you help??

Ok first what machine are you using?

Big Shot?

If so this should be your sandwich for the Basket & Blooms Die from the bottom up
XL standard Cutting Pad
Basket and Blooms Die foam side up
Cardstock
XL standard Cutting Pad

I just tested it and it worked just fine.

Try moving the die down a little so that the cutting pads go in the rollers first and let the machine "pull" the rest of the die in. Does that make sense?

For the sizzlets die you need your multipurpose platform
Sandwich from bottom to top
Multipurpose Platform Tab 1
Standard Cutting Pad
Sizzlet foam side up
Cardstock
Standard Cutting Pad

You can't cut anything thicker than Cardstock with sizzlets. Vellum, Cardstock, Paper, Foil

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