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Automated nesting solutions

TruNest nesting software helps translate, optimize, and manufacture the nest on all standard machines. Work with composites, wood, plastics, glass, sheet metal, cloth, and leather.

TruNest features

  • Concurrent access

    TruNest lets multiple users from different locations simultaneously access the same production data and helps improve part lifecycle management.

  • Translate part data from many sources

    Collect part data for nesting from sources including DXF, DWG™, IPT, and IAM files. TruNest checks that all part geometries are suitable for nesting. Video (1:08 min.)

  • ERP/MRP system integration

    Integrates with ERP and MRP systems to automatically schedule new orders and nest them, based on workload. 

  • Etching and labeling

    Automatic part labeling speeds up the unloading process. Use pen markers, sticky labels, or etched part information for labeling directly on each part.

What's new

  • Barcode input and output

    TruNest now supports QR code scanning and barcode generation for easy tracking.

  • Facility filtering

    Work with data filtered by a specific facility, machine, or both.

Which TruNest software is right for you?

  • TruNest Contour

    Best for cutting operations, including laser, plasma, waterjet, and plasma/oxy.

  • TruNest Multi-Tool

    Best for managing complex operations for punch, punch/laser, and router machines.

  • TruNest Composites

    Best for nesting and cutting materials for composite hand layup.

Watchfire Signs automates programming for nesting.

Customer story

Watchfire Signs automates programming

Called “the magic button” by employees, TruNest software significantly reduces the company’s programming times, and helps automate and standardize the custom nesting needs for its LED billboards and digital signage.

Watch video (3:38 min)