Maximizing number of parts

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Maximizing number of parts

Postby scottart » Thu Jan 07, 2016 2:39 am

I am trying to cut out a bunch of letters from a sheet of plywood and am looking for a button to push that will take all the letters and spin them around to find the most efficient use of the sheet of wood.

i have fuzzy recollection of some Aspire video that taught how to do that. do any of you have experiance with that Opitimization feature? or was I smoking too much saw dust?

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Re: Maximizing number of parts

Postby Adrian » Thu Jan 07, 2016 9:02 am

What you need is the nesting tool. This video covers it - http://support.vectric.com/tutorials/V8 ... e_PRO.html
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