Crafting Made Easy: Brother International Corporation Introduces ScanNCut DX SDX85 Electronic Cutting Machine Made to Simplify Crafting

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Brother International Corporation today launched the newest addition to the ScanNCut DX electronic cutting machine series,…

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Sept. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Brother International Corporation today launched the newest addition to the ScanNCut DX electronic cutting machine series, the ScanNCut DX SDX85 with the same great technology built-in to make crafting a breeze, and a new coloration, Lime Green. This new machine combines premium features such as 251 built-in designs, a 3.47″ LCD touchscreen display, and also incorporates Brother’s Auto Blade Sensor Technology to automatically detect the thickness of materials, and cuts for precise custom-made patterns.

«For the entry level crafter today, technology is paramount and with the Brother ScanNCut DX SDX85, crafters are getting a sleek machine that will enhance their crafting abilities,» said Shannon Sullivan, Vice President, Home Appliance Division at Brother. «As at home crafting has surged in recent months, we wanted to introduce a user-friendly crafting machine built for beginning crafters, while still providing the advanced technology Brother ScanNCut DX users have come to expect.»

The Brother ScanNCut DX is the only electronic cutting machine series on the market with a built-in scanner, allowing users to scan in their own drawings and easily have the machine cut those designs out on fabric, paper, and other materials up to 3mm1 in thickness. ScanNCut DX lets users craft projects for unique personalized items, vinyl decals, home décor, clothing, greeting cards, and more creative endeavors.

The ScanNCut DX SDX85 is ready to start crafting right out of the box. Specifically designed for the beginner craft hobbyist, student, and DIY paper crafters who are looking for an easy-to-use, quality machine that will help them with their everyday crafting needs to create DIY home decor and vinyl cutting craft projects. For the first time this new ScanNCut DX model is now available in a new vibrant lime green color to bring even more fresh appeal to your craft space.  

The SDX85 is wireless network-ready, allowing the user to work remotely with a tablet, mobile device, or PC and access Brother CanvasWorkspace (cloud-based web application) to create virtually anywhere and anytime via an Internet connection.

Key Technological and Design Features of ScanNCut DX SDX85

  • Blade Sensor Technology – true Auto Blade detects the thickness of material with no blade adjustment or material selection required
  • Cuts materials (like foam and felt) up to 0.1″ (3mm) thick[1]
  • Whisper-quiet cutting
  • 3.47″ LCD touchscreen display to preview and edit designs
  • Advanced editing with CanvasWorkspace allows the user to create, edit, and send cut data to and from the machine
  • Wireless network-ready
  • Up to 600 DPI on the Scan to USB function will turn scanned images into unique one-of-a-kind cut designs and patterns
  • 251 built-in designs patterns are ready to craft right out-of-the-box, and includes quilt patterns and lettering fonts
  • Allows user to connect to machine wirelessly with a phone, device, or computer via Wi-Fi network
  • Accommodates 12″ x 12″ and 12″ x 24″ cutting mats and 12″ x 12″ scanning mats
  • Reads SVG files
  • Available in vibrant lime green color

Included in the Box:

  • 12″ X 12″ Standard Tack Mat
  • Auto Blade & Blade Holder
  • Spatula
  • Stylus
  • Accessory Bag
  • Getting Started Guide & Paper – Step-by-Step Project Book

The Brother ScanNCut DX SDX85 is available now on and retails for $349.99. For more information or crafting inspiration, please visit


Brother International Corporation has earned its reputation as a leading supplier of innovative products for the home sewing and crafting enthusiast. Through a growing network of sewing machine dealers and retail outlets nationwide, Brother offers a full line of home sewing machines, from basic to top-of-the-line sewing and embroidery machines. Brother also offers a full line of electronic cutting machines and accessories. The company is recognized for its high-quality, state-of-the-art machines and accessories, offering ease of use and flexibility at affordable prices. Brother International Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Brother Industries Ltd. With worldwide sales approaching $6 billion, this global manufacturer was started more than 100 years ago. Brother offers a diversified product line that includes fax machines, Multi-Function Center machines, P-touch Labeling Systems and both color and mono laser printers for home, office, and industry. Bridgewater, New Jersey is the corporate headquarters for Brother in the Americas. It has fully integrated sales, marketing services, manufacturing, research and development capabilities located in the U.S. In addition to its headquarters, Brother has facilities in California, Illinois, and Tennessee, as well as subsidiaries in Canada, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Peru, and Mexico. For more information, visit

1 Material compatibility may vary. Always perform a trial/test cut to confirm a successful cut.

Cision View original content to download multimedia:

SOURCE Brother International Corporation