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Poster Board: Cutting Instructions

Thick, durable, and reflective, this metallic material yields bold cut lines for eye-catching embellishments, school projects, dimensional décor, and more! Find cutting instructions and tips below. 

 

Cutting Poster Board with a Cricut Machine

StrongGrip cutting mat is recommended. 

  1. Place poster board onto Cricut cutting mat. 
  2. Select and size images and load mat into the machine. 
  3. Refer to Poster Board Cut Guide table below to adjust machine settings. 
  4. Press CUT. 

 

Poster Board Cut Guide

Machine

Blade Depth

Pressure

Speed

Multi-cut

Blade Assembly

Cricut Personal

Cricut Create

Cricut Expression

                   6

   Medium

High

             1

Fine Point

Cricut Expression 2

                   5

             5

High

             2

Fine Point

Cricut Imagine

                   5

             5

High

             1

Fine Point

Cricut Mini

                   4

             4

High

             1

Fine Point

Cricut Explore

Turn the Smart Set Dial to "Custom" and select "Poster Board" from the list of custom materials. 

Premium Fine Point

Cricut Maker

Select "Browse all materials," then select the "Poster Board" setting.  Premium Fine Point

 

Results may vary. Always do a test cut to verify settings.