Ring2D

Free Nesting Software for Rings and Disks

Ring2D is free software to pack (nest) disks and rings. Ring2D reduces scrap generated by different types of cutting processes: Laser Cutting, Oxy-fuel Cutting or Flame Cutting, Waterjet Cutting, Plasma Cutting.

Nesting Engine

  • Packing disks and rings.
  • Packing in rectangular sheet and circular sheet.
  • Packing rings in other rings (ring-in-ring)
  • Advanced packing algorithms for excellent results.

Optimizations

  • Given a set of ring/disk parts and circular sheet, finds the smallest sheet radius.
  • Given a set of ring/disk parts and rectangular sheet, finds the smallest width of the sheet.

Output reports

  • PNG report
  • DXF report
packing rings in rectangle containerpacking rings in circle container
Ring2D version: 1.05

Ring2D for Windows 10 Command Prompt (CMD) Free Download

Unpack the compressed directory. Open the Windows Command Prompt (CMD) and run following command:

Ring2d.exe Docs\config03.toml Docs\circles.csv

System requirements

  • OS: Windows 10
  • Processor: 3 gigahertz (GHz)
  • RAM: 2 gigabyte (GB)
  • Hard disk space: 50 MB
  • Display: 1920 x 1080
Ring2D version: 1.04

Ring2D for Linux Free Download

Unpack the zip archive with the following command:

unzip ring2d-linux.zip

This will create new directory with ring2d executable, configuration files and documentation.

System requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04
  • Processor: 3 gigahertz (GHz)
  • RAM: 2 gigabyte (GB)
  • Hard disk space: 50 MB
  • Display: 1920 x 1080