Automatic Nesting Software

Nest2D generates optimized layouts to reduce scrap generated by different cutting processes. It is useful for tasks that involve glass cutting, sheet metal layout control and fabrication and wood working.

Nesting Engine

  • True-shape nesting/packing.
  • Rectangular sheets and non-rectangular sheets.
  • Multiple levels of Parts-In-Part.
  • Free orientations of the parts.
  • Laying out cutting patterns to minimize your raw material waste.
  • Inteligent placing to satisfy many production constraints and objectives.
  • Fast nesting algorithm with excelent results.

Parts / Profiles

  • Import DXF or DWG files.
  • Part Priority for each Part.
  • Filler Parts Quantity.


  • PDF reports.
Nest2D version: 2.01

Nesting credits

Nest2D is free to download and create unlimited number of nesting layouts. We only charge a nesting credits when you want to export nested layouts to DXF format.

Nest2D for Windows 10
Nest2D for Ubuntu 22.04

System requirements

  • Processor: 1 gigahertz (GHz)
  • RAM: 8 gigabyte (GB)
  • Hard disk space: 1 GB
  • Display: 800 x 600