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Optimize nesting, cutting, and fabrication with TruNest 2019 software. Learn about the user-friendly features in TruNest Contour, TruNest Multi-Tool, and TruNest Composites.
Create user groups by role or access level for greater security and fewer chances of mistakes. (video: 1:09 min.)
Multiple people can connect simultaneously to applications from different client computers.
Customize your dashboard, tree, and ribbon menus to quickly access favorite functions and frequently used tools. (video: 1:48 min.)
Inspect part data after translation. Use the same viewport to review, inspect, and measure nested results. (video: 1:14 min.)
Work with data filtered by a specific facility, machine, or both.
New | Themes
Explore the fluent theme with 2 light and 2 dark color variations.
Server monitoring and data synching are in real time, between the master and client databases.
Server data syncs
Data syncs between server and clients mean that people using enterprise solutions can experience significantly improved response times.
New | Improved database syncing
Multiple users can simultaneously pull data from the same server-based database table along with additional control on direction of data syncs.
New | Time-based task execution
Automatically execute tasks on a repeating time interval.
New | Date-range filtered display
Selectively filter nest-related data.
New | CSV import and export
CSV data formatted in non-"en-US" locales can be imported or exported via the action system or directly from the grid once properly configured.
TruNest uses the SmarTran universal translator, which ensures that all part geometries are suitable for nesting. (video: 1:08 min.)
Interpret metadata in the original CAD file including part name, assembly name, and material designation. (video: 1:19 min.)
TruNest translates CAD formats and converts NC (numerical control) code from legacy programs into usable CAD data.
Manually select parts for translation or pull them automatically from a PDM system such as Vault software.
Add parts or assemblies to an active order until nesting time, and increase nesting efficiency. (video: 1:07 min.)
Integrates with ERP and MRP systems to automatically schedule new orders and nest them, based on workload.
TruNest supports QR code scanning, and lets you generate barcodes for tracking purposes.
Use rich, customizable HTML-based nest reports.
New | HTML workspace
Access a built-in HTML viewer workspace that can also open PDF and ASCII text files. Use for all internal report viewing.
New | Exact-match filters
Order manager filters now support exact-matching and wildcard-style matching for entered text.
PNG file support
Generate PNG files to quickly visualize nests and parts or to use in custom reports.
Use pen markers, sticky labels, or etched part information for labeling directly on each part.
TruNest automatically recognizes the common line between parts, and removes unnecessary cutting motions.
TruNest optimizes the starting cut positions, so you use the minimum number of pierces on each nest.
Use skeleton cutting and auto destruct to increase machine safety, easily unload parts, and more.
Optimized saw/waterjet cutting logic
TruNest supports automatic tooling and cut sequence generation for saw/waterjet combination machines.
TruNest supports linear nesting of bar stock, extrusions, and rods
Automatically hold each part in place during cutting, using small pieces of materials called tabs.
View a list of plies that don't fit on the roll, so you can more accurately nest plies.
Program routing tools to automatically run on 2 sides of the part, and automatically generate part repositions.
New | Fly cutting
Transforms collinear segments into continuous cut sequences to allow rapid cutting of grid patterns without slowing down machine head or changing cut direction at every cell corner.
TruNest Composites supports all major brands of composite ply cutters, including Autometric, Eastman, GFM, and more.
TruNest selects the best machine for the job, based on cutting time and current machine workload.
TruNest Multi-Tool supports all major brands of punch presses, including standard punch shapes and custom shape punch tools.
TruNest Multi-Tool supports automatic tooling and cut sequence generation for manual and automated saws.
Saw/waterjet combination cutters
TruNest Multi-Tool supports automatic tooling and cut sequence generation for saw/waterjet combination machines.
There are several new postprocessors to support additional machine types.
Explore features for plasma, punch, combination plasma/oxy, and combined punch/laser cutters.
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