Cutout

When a beam tool is used, a cutout is a previously set cut that serves as a breakthrough into which the beam tool can later plunge with an inclined beam.

Free space

A free space is the area of a sheet that is not occupied with parts.

Inner contour

An inner contour represents the edge of a cut-out of a part.

Inside corner

An inside corner is a corner that projects into a contour of the part. From the tool's point of view, the corner angle is less than 180°.

Interior surface

An interior surface is a surface within the outer contour of a part.

Nesting base

The nesting base is the basic file in which the parts and sheets of the nesting are entered.

Outer contour

The outer contour represents the outer edge of a part.

Outer surface

An exterior surface is a surface outside the outer contour of a part.

Outside corner

An outer corner is a corner that protrudes from a contour of the part. From the tool's point of view, the corner angle is greater than 180°.