Graphtec America has begun distributing the Silhouette CAMEO desktop cutting tool with optical registration mark sensor manufactured by Silhouette America, Inc. The Silhouette CAMEO is now available through Graphtec America's authorized sales channel.
The CAMEO is an electronic cutting tool for smaller sized applications but the applications themselves are almost limitless. The Silhouette CAMEO desktop cutting tool has features typically only found on cutting plotters thousands of dollars more expensive. The impressive list of features includes an optical sensor, SD card, graphical liquid display, and intuitive blade assembly that have been integrated into a compact desktop cutter. The Silhouette CAMEO desktop cutting tool cuts a wide variety materials including: cardstock, fabric, paper, vellum, transparencies, and a complete line of Silhouette tested and guaranteed materials including printable magnet paper, adhesive vinyl for signs and wall decoration, apparel rhinestone stencil, and apparel heat transfer material.
The ability to cut such a wide range of materials make the Silhouette CAMEO desktop cutting tool perfect for customized decorated apparel using heat applied film and rhinestone embellishments, small business signs, and even consumer impulse items at kiosks and events. The features were designed to fit CAMEO's size and price, making the cutter an excellent value, and the perfect entry level cutter for custom short run applications and applications on the go The Silhouette CAMEO desktop cutting tool can handle media up to 12 inches wide by more than 10 feet long, and can cut the a full 12 inch width when using the supplied cutting mat. The Silhouette CAMEO desktop cutting tool also has a removable SD Card slot so you can cut saved files without a computer connection.
The Silhouette Studio design software is included with every Silhouette CAMEO desktop cutting tool. Silhouette Studio is Mac and PC compatible and also has save designs to the SD slot so you can cut designs away from the office. The software contains powerful design tools to create your own shapes and designs and organize and store all your shapes in the Silhouette Studio library The optical sensor reads registration marks printed from your desktop printer and cuts precisely around the image for sticker applications and heat applied decorated apparel.