Do it Yourself

Handy helpers for projects great and small

Whether you’re crafting or trying your hand at home improvement – there are no limits to the creative ideas you can bring to life when you do it yourself. Whatever you’re planning, you can almost certainly find instructions to suit your personal preferences. But if you’ve ever put time and effort into a project, you’ll know that it’s not just the result that counts; the process is important too! And that process should be fun.
To ensure that every project succeeds, Novus Dahle offers reliable and practical tools for all kinds of DIY tasks. Whether you need a guillotine for precision cutting, sturdy staples for use with a hand tacker, or a cutting mat to protect your favourite table – our range includes the right helpers for you.

Product highlights for your next project

Here we present a selection of our practical and well-designed helpers for your DIY projects. Enjoy their unique combination of quality and functionality and experience products you’ll never want to start another project without.

One cut – a thousand possibilities

Making things by hand often requires a lot of work between the blank piece of paper and the end result. With our hobby guillotines and trimmers, crafting projects can be implemented easily and effortlessly. High-quality blades for burr-free cuts and cutting tables printed with handy format lines and scale bars for those perfect 90° angles are just some of their clever features. Whether it’s a rotary trimmer or a guillotine, find the right cutting machine for your project here!

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Practical entry-level rotary trimmer for hobby use
  • Cutting performance up to 8 sheets
  • Cutting length up to 320 mm
  • Cutting capacity up to 0,8 mm
Practical rotary trimmer for cutting up to DIN A3
  • Cutting performance up to 6 sheets
  • Cutting length up to 460 mm
  • Cutting capacity up to 0,6 mm
Creative set with three cutting heads for model 508 (third generation)

Precise cuts and safe use

Dahle cutting machines are ideal for any project. Our self-healing cutting mats not only provide a handy cutting guide but also serve as excellent crafting mats to protect your table. With our large selection of sharp cutters and cutting rulers you’re equipped to make any type of cut, whether long and straight or complex and delicate. Discover our extensive range of cutting tools!

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Easy DIY with crafting tacker

Novus crafting tacker are the perfect choice for many jobs, and ideal for easily and elegantly implementing creative ideas. Many Novus tacker are designed for universal use; they can process a variety of staples, so you can use them for a range of different tasks.
Whether it’s fabric or sheeting you want to attach, many crafting tacker can handle both materials in a single device.


Electric tacker

Electric tacker use electricity to drive the fastener into the material. Electric tacker are especially convenient for time-consuming tasks.

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Cordless tacker

Cordless tacker can be used universally and at any location. They also offer the powerful benefits of electric tacker, allowing you to staple especially comfortably and with less physical effort.

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Hand tacker

These staplers can be used anywhere in the home, for DIY and in the skilled trades, as they are suited to a wide range of tasks.

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From our magazine

Looking for your next DIY inspiration? Our Worklife Experts magazine presents many easily implementable ideas for current crafting and home improvement trends.

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