F1 HYBRID CMC is the world's first "hybrid"
computerised mat cutter, and the result of Gunnar's long
industry experience and track
record as "pioneers" of the framing industry.
Now, for the first time ever, framers can
automatically change between 45º and 90º cuts, with a
single, multi-purpose cutting head, in a single,
No head changes!
it’s all automatic!
Based on the
new award-winning Gunnar F1 HYBRID is the epitome of
intuitive design and intelligent operation in one
complete package. DO MORE! with the new Gunnar F1
THE GUNNAR F1 HYBRID:
Affordable - The Gunnar F1 HYBRID is the most advanced
and the most affordable computerised matcutter,
designed specifically for the custom picture framer.
Gunnar F1's uncompromised Swiss design and engineering leads the
market in superior reliability and accuracy. The
Gunnar F1 HYBRID is "second to none" in the industry.
cuts - The
new patent pending hybrid technology from Gunnar,
allows the operator to change between beveled and
straight cuts, at the click of a mouse, with no
manual adjustment or interruption required.
- With the ability to cut combined v-grooves and
openings in one step, there is no need for
adjustment or blade change when cutting these mats.
This feature also allows you to cut mass produced
double mats (& v-grooves) in the one un-interrupted step.
blade depth - Change between different thickness
boards, which manually changing the cutting head,
blade holder or any user interruption whatsoever!
Cut to the edge!
- Reduce matboard wastage with the limited ability
to cut to the edge of the matboard, with no waste
when cutting to the top, right hand corner of the
- With a cutting speed of 500mm/second, you can cut
a 16" x 20" opening in less than 8 seconds.
Debossing - Two
different tool-free debossing tips are included with
the Gunnar F1 Hybrid, which allows you to create
decorative, delicate debossed shapes to enhance your
choice of space saving angled or wall mounted
operation, or horizontal with no
gravity related problems with off-cuts slipping down
and interrupting subsequent cuts.
Tool-free blade change
- Easily change the blade in a matter of seconds.
No blade or head change required for front/back
cuts, straight/bevel cuts or even different
thickness materials. It's all automatic!
system - The Gunnar F1 HYBRID's pneumatic clamping
system secures the mat firmly in place, and leaves
no marks or indentations in the matboard.
Non-warp honeycomb aluminum base board.
Two table sizes
- The Gunnar F1 HYBRID is available in 2 different sized
models. The Gunnar F1-M has a table size of 36" x
48" and the Gunnar F1-XL has a table size of 40" x
Designed by framers
for framing - Intuitive design and operation,
which is easy to understand for anyone with a
picture framing background.
microstepper motors - The drive system is
accurate to 0.02mm per step.
UNIQUE GUNNAR GUARANTEES: