SigmaTEK Systems, LLC (Cincinnati, OH), a world authority on CAD/CAM nesting, material optimization and manufacturing process automation, announces the latest release of its industry-leading SigmaNEST® software program. Powered by the industry’s most advanced CAD/CAM nesting engine, Version 10.2 contains a number of new features and enhancements making cutting machine programming even more effective and easy.
Version 10.2 offers a Split Window allowing different areas of the work-space to be viewed simultaneously. Users may also manually nest parts across the split windows and onto other sheets. This provides quick nesting of parts onto multiple sheets without having to select the layout from the list. Additional enhancements include:
- Laser Destruct
- Center of Gravity Tabbing
- Conditional Tabbing for Drop Doors
- Special Lead-ins with manual tabs
- Quick Search in Parts, Sheets, and Work Order List
- Horizontal line cropping
- Punching enhancements
James Lindsey, the SigmaTEK director of product management, comments, “Version 10.2 offers a range of new features benefiting novice and advanced users alike. While the complete list of enhancements is extensive, the common thread is usability. As cutting machines continue to offer more advanced features; it’s important for software to keep pace. This latest release optimizes machine performance by providing the industry’s most sophisticated, yet easy-to-use, programming software.”
Founded in 1993, SigmaTEK Systems has an extensive global support network, with branches in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa. The company develops and sells SigmaNEST, a comprehensive CAD/CAM nesting and NC programming system for plasma, laser, punch, oxyfuel, waterjet, router, knife, tube/pipe and combination cutting machines to cut steel sheet, plate, tube/pipe, and other materials.
This software ensures superior material utilization, machine motion optimization, and maximum part quality balanced with cutting speed, work flow integration, material handling, accurate estimates and information management.
SigmaTEK Systems, LLC, 1445 Kemper Meadow Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45240-1637, 513-674-0005, Fax: 513-674-0009, www.sigmanest.com.
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