Topic: Roland plotter with cutter: Tools, techniques and tricks.
We have a Roland plotter with a cutter attachment of some sort. This workshop aims to fill you in on all the grizzly details,
Poltters are vector printing devices intended for outputting blueprints and schematic diagrams (often of larger sizes). They usually operate with a drum-fed or flatbed page and some kind of 2D pen-drive.
Since the quality and resolution of raster printers has increased (dot-matrix, laser, ink-jet), plotters have become less common.
One specialised use for this plotter is a cutter attachment to enable it to cut-out sheet material. Exactly what this plotter with cutter is capable-of is unclear to the author, but some common uses for this kind of thing are:
Duration: One hour seems like a nice round number, possibly longer with some practical application and/or hand-holding for the students.