Resembling a well-traveled suitcase on the outside, the Vagabond 2 machine easily opens up to reveal a portable yet powerful machine that takes you to imaginative new places with all-metal gears and a stronger motor. Upon closer examination, the Vagabond 2 impresses for its uncanny ability to effortlessly cut and emboss many different materials and thicknesses and now includes overload protection to prevent motor jams. The Vagabond 2 works with our smallest dies to our big 6wide plastic-backed treasures and embossing tools. Can you think of anything better to bring on your creative journey included with the Vagabond 2 machine is a pair of standard cutting pads, as well as the extended platform, which makes all Sizzix components thinner than a big die compatible with the Vagabond 2 machine. Add extended wafer-thin die adapter and the Vagabond 2 machine can even work with framelits as well as other brands dies and embossing tools! the diagrams on the platform and adapter offer easy guidelines about how to make the perfect Sizzix sandwich.