For punches, I am still addicted to the Marvy punches. I have a bunch of these punches now ever since I bought my first Marvy punch. I never have any problem punching out of my paper. I've used a few sheets together, and it was not hard to press down on. The lever makes it easy!! The circle is smaller than I thought it would make, but that's okay... just buy the Giga size. I love that one too!
I have a lot of fun layering cirlces, squares, diamonds etc on my pages. The mulitple different sizes of punches that Marvy Uchida offers, lets me create layered effects with ease. Great product.
Even though these punches take up alot of space to store, they are very sturdy and easy to use. These punches are great for anyone that has little strength in their hand/wrist. It is difficult to find large punches and these do the job! I own the large circle and large scalloped oval and can't wait to get more!