Cut, Shape, and Shave a Variety of Foam with the Ryobi Foam Cutter
If you’re a seasoned DIYer or crafter, you know the struggle of cutting foam to the perfect shape. With the Ryobi 4V Foam Cutter, that hassle might just be a thing of the past. We’re looking at what this tool has to offer and how it makes cutting and shaping foam easier than ever.
Ryobi 4V Foam Cutter Performance
- Model: Ryobi FVH64K
- Rapid heat up in under 2 minutes
- Dual heat settings: 300°F on low; 520°F on high
The Ryobi FVH64K foam cutter lets you cut, shape, and shave a variety of foam materials. It features a rapid heat-up, reaching full temperature in under two minutes. You can also set your heat output levels between two settings— 300°F on low and 520°F on high. Pushing the power button lets you toggle between heat settings.
This tool is part of Ryobi’s USB Lithium lineup, so recharging is as easy as removing the battery and plugging it into the included USB-C charging cord.
Ryobi 4V Foam Cutter Design
- Dimensions (LxWxH): 6.5 x 1.2 x 1.2 inches
- Weight: 0.32 pounds
- Includes three different tips:
- Hot wire tip
- Precision engraving tip
- Holing tip
- Tool-free tip change
- LED heat/battery indicator
- Compatible with the Ryobi Hobby Station
This foam cutter includes three tips to give you tons of crafting potential. The hot wire tip lets you carve, slice, or shape foam for applications like upholstery and furniture up-cycling. The precision engraving tip allows you to add texture or carve patterns into your foam piece. Lastly, the holing tip is ideal for cutting out shapes or holes into foam and styrofoam.
There are two other tips that you can purchase separately: the scooping tip and the blade tip.
Changing out your blade tip is also super simple and there are no tools or collets to mess around with. All you have to do is wait for the tip to cool and pull it off. Then simply attach your desired tip by pressing it in until it’s locked in place.
Additionally, this tool is compatible with the Ryobi Hobby Station to give you more control over your project.
Ryobi 4V Foam Cutter Price
This tool retails for $99 for the kit, including a nichrome wire, several tips, a USB Lithium 2.0Ah battery, and a USB-C charging cable. All of the components are packaged in the included hard carrying case to keep everything organized. Ryobi backs your purchase with a 2-year warranty.