Carlson Design plotter/cutters

Simplicity. Precision. Performance.

Carlson Design is the world’s leading provider of reliable and affordable large-bed plotter/cutters. Since 1987 Carlson Design has been widely imitated, yet unmatched in price, simplicity, and precision performance.  Our time-saving systems have been sold in over 40 countries and are used to optimally plot and cut a wide variety of rolled and sheet material.



    Starting @ $17,995.00

    Ideal for design-cut-sew operations, prototyping, and light production runs. Light, accurate, and fast....


    Starting @ $24,995.00

    "The original sail cutter" ,  the classic has defined the plotter/cutter industry for over two decades....


    Starting @ $29,995.00

    The Pro is our most popular model. It is versatile and robust - designed to work in a 24/7 production environment....


    Starting @ $39,995.00

    The WT is specially engineered with a stiffer frame and larger motors to handle the loads associated with cutting wide fabric...

  • Alpha A-Frame Plotter

    Starting @ $8,995.00

    The Alpha is designed to mount on any level surface -- table top or floor -- for fast, accurate plotting.  It is ideal for s...


  • Len’s Awning

    "Len’s Awning wanted a Plotting/Cutting/Patterning solution simple enough to automate basic projects TODAY, but advanced enough to allow them to start building a digital pattern ... (click for full story)

  • Oshkosh Tent & Awning

    Founded in 1876, Oshkosh Tent and Awning has been around only 100 fewer years than the United States.  A lot has changed at OTA over the last 138 years, but not their commitment t... (click for full story)

  • MaxAir Trampoline

    MaxAir Trampolines‘ New Year’s resolution is, “No more hand cutting!”.  In January 2015 we installed our WT-174″ Plotter/Cutter at their manufacturing facility in Grand ... (click for full story)

  • Isavela

    Jaime Muriel, president of Isavela Compression Garments is passionate about textiles. He is using a Carlson Design Plotter/Cutter to expand opportunit... (click for full story)

  • TLC Kanvas

    TLC Kanvas chose the Carlson Design PT-108″ Plotter/Cutter on a home built 40′ long table. This system will help them more accurately cut wider material, decrease plot/cut tim... (click for full story)

  • Ulster PVC

    Ulster PVC automated their curtain wall and PVC cover cutting with a Carlson Design WT-172″ Plotter/Cutter on a 58′ long table. Automating saves time... (click for full story)

  • Undercover Canvas

    Undercover Canvas, in Barbados, is the island’s premiere awning and canvas shop. Owner and founder, Nigel Richings, has patiently waited since 2006 to ... (click for full story)

  • Columbus Canvas

    Columbus Canvas Products manufactures high quality canvas and vinyl products in Columbus, Ohio. With demand growing for their American made sewn goods, t... (click for full story)

  • byDESIGN Tents

    Go big or go home. Bydesign, a luxury safari tent making company in Nairobi, Kenya, purchased the widest Carlson Design plotter/cutter to date at 14.5... (click for full story)

  • Rolly Tasker Sails

    “Same Same, but Different”. This common Thai expression perfectly sums-up the installation of our SECOND Pro PT plotter/cutter at Rolly Tasker. Fo... (click for full story)

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