OpenCutList – The newest sketchup plugin added to the extension warehouse

OpenCutList is an useful sketchup plugin that is newly added to extension warehouse group. It can be used to automatically create the cut lists and cutting diagrams for any woodworking projects.

The plugin is compatible with SketchUp 2014, SketchUp 2015, SketchUp 2016, SketchUp 2017, SketchUp 2018.

This extension opts for the current selection or the complete scene when there is no selection and generates a list of parts containing quantities and sizes. The extension arranges the parts by material attributes with several sorting options.

The cut list can efficiently deal with Solid Woods, Sheet Goods and Dimensionals.

It is possible to directly print the “cut list” from the part list dialog or export it as a CSV file.

Cutting Diagrams are produced from Sheet Goods parts.

The development of this extension is connected with the Community Driven sharing platform project : L’Air du Bois. This extension is Open Source and accessible under GNU GPLv3 license on GitHub.

Caution : Update from the Extension Manager dialog in Sketchup do not work for 1.4.0. You need to uninstall the older version first.

New from 1.5.0 :
Cutting Diagrams for parts with material of type Sheet good.
New from 1.4.0 :
New material type : Dimensional
Highlight a part in the model directly from part list.
New from 1.3.0 :
Extension now supports resized components instances. It performs in a superior manner with Dynamic Components.

The extension is available in extension warehouse.

For online demonstration, go through the following video tutorial.

OpenCutList – The newest sketchup plugin added to the extension warehouse

Published By
Arka Roy


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