Sizzix - Eclips 2 - Electronic Shape Cutting Machine Starter Kit




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Description & Information

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With no cartridges required, the newly redesigned eclips2 DIY (Do It Yourself) Electronic Cutter from Sizzix has an enhanced motor with industrial-strength gears for speed, reduced noise, efficiency, precision cutting and more. In addition, the eclips2 is accompanied by free eCAL lite software to create your own designs, plus cut, score and draw/edit unique shapes for beautiful customized projects from the start. With the eclips2 and eCAL lite, you can weld multiple shapes and letters into one cut. Use Appearance Styles, like Shadow and Blackout, to quickly change the look of letters and shapes. You can also access TrueType, OpenType and fonts currently installed on your computer, including Dingbat/Wingding fonts. Hundreds of shapes are also included with thousands more available online at the Sizzix eshape store. Please note: that in order to use this system with your computer, you require Windows XP/Vista or Windows 7 or 8. To use it in a Mac-based system, Mac OSX 10.5, 10.6, 10.7 or 10.8 and an Intel-based processor are required. This system will require at least 512 MB of RAM and 50 MB of available hard disk space. The EClips must be plugged into a USB Port 1.1 or 2.x and Internet access is required for activation. Features include:
  • Precision Cutting - No more shapes with rounded edges
  • True Scoring - No more perforations, clean folds every time
  • Cut sizes to nearest 1/100 of an inch
  • Auto selection of speed and pressure for material to be cut
  • Laser Cut Preview offers sneak peak cut, eliminating material waste
  • Cut vellum, paper, cardstock and chipboard in preset and custom sizes
  • Adjustable blade depth
  • No more cartridges required
  • Shape Library includes hundreds of ready-to-cut shapes
  • Auto Tracing - automatically converts images into cut lines
  • Fill solids, expand shadow and join shapes
  • WYSIWYC Interface - Virtual Cutting Mat lets you see what you cut
  • Fill shapes with included Patterns or use your own
  • Boolean Operations - Exclude, Intersect or Unify multiple shapes
  • Shape Library includes hundreds of ready-to-cut shapes
    Each Eclips 2 Starter Kit includes:
  • One eclips2 Electronic Shape Cutting Machine
  • Universal Power Supply
  • Two Cutting Blades
  • Blade Holder
  • Power Cord
  • 6' USB Cable
  • 12" x 12" Cutting Mat
  • eCAL lite Software Download
  • User's Guide

    Note: This product is not available for customers outside of the United States and Canada. Click here for more information.

  • SKU: sz-659860 UPC: 841182087478

    Reviews and Ratings

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    89% of buyers would recommend
    • Verified Buyer

      Fun

      I have used my sizzix eclipse2 twice now, and am having fun. I did upgrade the software that came with it right away. I really wanted the ability to design my own shapes and utilize svgs off the internet. Which eCal lite dose not do. I was not impressed with that, but I have to say I am with the work thus far. Cutting detail is far superior to my circuit.

      The ability to see the placement saves paper. Custom sizing and workong with fonts I have on my computer is exciting. I recommend buying a better second mat though right away. The one that came with mine did not stay sticky very long, and it was bent from being in the box.

      Despite the couple negatives I really like the machine a lot.

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    • Verified Buyer

      EClips 2

      I am absolutely blown away by this machine! It cuts so fast and precise and the cut-outs are clean. If I had owned this machine sooner then I would not have spent money on other machines. So thankful I tried it and would highly recommend to anyone!!

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    • Verified Buyer

      Elips 2

      After my eclips quit cutting for me I ordered the eclips 2 to replace it. Taking some getting use to after having the original eclips. Cuts very well, loads and unloads fast, overall I'm satisfied with it so far.

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    • Verified Buyer

      I'm hooked!

      I am a paper crafting novice so was researching die cutters when my friend highly recommended the Sizzix eclips2. I gathered a little more information then decided to place my order. It arrived 48 hours later and I couldn't be happier with it! It is so easy to operate, I can't believe it. The cuts are clean and the design possibilities endless. This has the makings of an addiction...

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    • Verified Buyer

      Such a handy machine

      I owned the first version of the eclips when it still had a cartridge system. I never used the cartridges but I loved the software that came with it (sold separately). This machine lets you create fun and creative projects. I specifically use 3D svg files from 3rd party sites. Since I'm a math teacher this machine is also pretty handy for my classroom. The eclips2 works with the older software so I didn't have to upgrade. The only downside for me is that the old machine had a handle that made it easy to transport. The new machine has no such handle so I have to be careful when taking it to school and home. Overall I really like it.

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    Product Questions & Answers

    • I have been using the Sizzix Big Kick machine to cut designs out of recycled aluminum cans. Would this Eclips 2 machine work on aluminum cans?   By: GDC12 (16-Dec-16) Helpful Question?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This question has been reported. Thank you!
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    • Will I be able to use my e clips cartridges in the new versions of the e clips machine?   By: JoiLori (17-Sep-16) Helpful Question?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This question has been reported. Thank you!
      • No you will not be able to use the cartridges in eclipse 2. Eclipse 2 comes with a software and is not compatible with the cartridges which we use for eclipse 1 . Hope this answer helps you. By: lbhandari (18-Sep-16) Helpful Answer?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This Answer has been reported. Thank you!
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    • I currently use the Big Shot to make all of my felt flowers. I run an Etsy store (Upon A Star Bowtique) so I am unable to change my flower shapes, I was wondering if this machine can cut the same styles that the standard dies cut and if I can cut felt with this. Thank you!   By: Kristeni24 (09-Feb-15) Helpful Question?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This question has been reported. Thank you!
      • I just used it to cut a heavy felt for a valentine project. It did a beautiful job. This was the thicker more stiff felt. I used a very sticky matt. Set the blade depth deeper and chose the fabric preset on the cutter menu.

        You may have to raise the blade and adjust the settings for a lighter felt but it should be able to do it. By: CAVART (12-Feb-15) Helpful Answer?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This Answer has been reported. Thank you!

      • I would say "probably" but I have yet to be able to get it working. I have high hopes but the instructions are not what they should be. By: maureengreene (12-Feb-15) Helpful Answer?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This Answer has been reported. Thank you!
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    • Like the Scan n Cut offers, does this machine cut any dies other than just Sizzix products?   By: 4everhorseandrider (18-Nov-17) Helpful Question?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This question has been reported. Thank you!
      • I am not sure what you are referring to when you mention about these machines cutting dies. These machines are meant for you to create your own designs and then cut them. Imagine a printer which instead of printing it will cut the image. When i have a die that I would like to cut smaller or bigger, I scan the die and then upload in the machine's software and cut it. I have made a youtube tutorial on how I use this technique https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_J7czOVOq2g

        Hope this answer helps. By: SandieGeek (21-Nov-17) Helpful Answer?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This Answer has been reported. Thank you!
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    • Will the software work with Windows 10?   By: grapelady (28-Jul-16) Helpful Question?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This question has been reported. Thank you!
      • Yes, it does work with Windows 10. I am currently using my Sizzix eClips2 with Windows 10 with no problem. By: mimicarolyn (29-Jul-16) Helpful Answer?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This Answer has been reported. Thank you!
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    • I am torn to pieces over die cutters and embossers. Ok, regarding this product, the Silouette, would I be able to print on these, like lets say I take an image and use 8 x 11 cardstock to make my own - is that a possibilities with either of these and all in all, I am seeing a lot of people love both systems but I would still like to hear which I would be most pleased with. I do cards, decorate chalkboards, ect. Which do you think is the best for my money in terms of crafting whether it is printing a design or the cutting...any help is appreciated greatly!!!!!!!!!!!!!   By: celestial428 (03-Mar-16) Helpful Question?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This question has been reported. Thank you!
      • I don't know anything about the Silouette, but the Eclips2 will print and then cut. By: DQ48 (07-Mar-16) Helpful Answer?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This Answer has been reported. Thank you!
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    • can i cut fabric with the machine   By: ashantiqueen1 (28-Aug-15) Helpful Question?  Yes  |  No Thank you! Report Inappropriate This question has been reported. Thank you!
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