Vulcan’s FC-500VC flatbed cutter is the perfect tool for creative crafting and decorating with a variety of materials. Thanks to its precision and versatility, you can let your creativity run wild and create unique works of art. In this blog post, we’ll give you some ideas and examples of how to use the FC-500VC to create with different materials.

Effect paper

With the FC-500VC, you can cut effect paper in a variety of textures and designs. Even grainy or glittery paper is no problem for the blades, and the FC-500VC delivers an extremely precise cut. Use it for cards, scrapbooking, gift wrapping and more. Create great effects and add a special touch to your projects.

Thick paper

The FC-500VC can cut thick paper with ease thanks to its high quality blades. Use it to make 3D cards, pop-up books, gift boxes and other craft projects that require a sturdy material. With simultaneous scoring and cutting, there are no limits to your creativity. Add dimension and texture to your creations.


Cardboard is a versatile material that is ideal for crafting with the FC-500VC. Use the sharp, high-quality blades to cut cardstock in a variety of thicknesses to create stencils, embellishments, pendants, miniature models and more. The sky’s the limit.


The FC-500VC can also cut fabric, opening up new possibilities for your craft projects. Use the flatbed cutter for fabric appliqué, patchwork, fabric flowers and other textile projects. Create unique pieces of textile art.

The FC-500VC flatbed cutter gives you the freedom to work with different materials


The FC-500VC can also cut vinyl – ideal for stickers, wall decorations, vehicle graphics and more. Thanks to the high-resolution CCD camera, even coloured, transparent or glossy surfaces are no problem. Give your projects a professional look and personalise your environment.

The FC-500VC flatbed cutter gives you the freedom to work with different materials and let your creativity run wild. Whether you’re an experienced craftsman or a beginner, this versatile machine will help you create stunning artwork and decorations.