Design software for material layout to reduce waste
Avoiding three problems running the optimizer.

One major feature in our Professional version is the design software for material layout.

A user wrote in with a question about a problem he was having trying to optimize his project.

I put together this short video of me analyzing what might have gone wrong.

The source of problems with the optimizer – evidenced by red highlight boxes around part names — is almost always one [or more] of three things.

  1. The material exists but is not sized with the stocking function.
  2. Wrong orientation for a board.
  3. Wrong direction for the grain.

Watch the video.


So if you have questions or problems send me an email.



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