How Do I Change the Cut Depth on My Silhouette Cameo?

If you’re new to using the Silhouette Cameo, adjusting the cut depth is a great way to get started. It’s an easy process that can be done quickly, and it will help you create better and more precise cuts in a variety of materials. Here’s how to change the cut depth on your Silhouette Cameo.

Step 1:

Start by turning on your Silhouette and selecting the “Cut Settings” mode in the software. This will bring up a menu with different options for adjusting the cut settings, such as blade type and pressure.

Step 2:

Once you’re in the Cut Settings menu, look for the “Cut Depth” option. You’ll see it along with other options such as Cutting Speed and Tool Type. You can use the arrows to adjust the cut depth up or down.

Step 3:

Once you’ve adjusted the Cut Depth to where you want it, select “Apply” to save your settings and exit out of this menu. Your Silhouette will now be set with your desired cut depth.

Step 4:

Now that your settings are set, all you have to do is load a material into your Silhouette machine and start cutting. Your material should be cut according to your chosen Cut Depth setting.


Changing the Cut Depth on a Silhouette Cameo can be done quickly and easily by following these steps. Once you have adjusted your settings correctly, all you have to do is load in a material and start cutting. With this simple process, you’ll be able to create more precise cuts for any project!