Vinyl Cutter

We have a 28" USCutter vinyl cutter. It speaks HPGL.


On Windows, we use the VinylMaster software.


There are two methods available to InkScape users.

Method 1

Use Inkscape to create a vector image or convert a bitmap into a path
Save as *.hpgl
From the terminal, cat file.hpgl > /dev/usb/lp0

Converting bitmap to vector

Select the object, then choose Path > trace bitmap