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1/3/20       
Mike519 Member

We have an Omnitech router line on order but are still looking for what software to use. We don't need the design part but are looking at the Mozaik software. It doesn't seem to be very time conscious however when it comes to custom parts. We do custom cabinets. Anything from kitchens to commercial millwork. Can anyone recommend a software that would fit into this category. Is CabinetVision the only solution? thanks

1/3/20       #2: Optimizing software ...
Dropout Member

What exactly are you looking for?

Nesting?

CAM?

Both of those are available inexpensively if you don't need the design.

1/4/20       #3: Optimizing software ...
james e mcgrew  Member

Website: mcgrewwoodwork.com

I am using Moziak for exactly what you described and every bit of it is custom, there is a learning curve with any software. I have CV, CW, and a good many of all the others over the years and Moziak has turned out to be a well done software, We batch optimize 100-200 cabs per job

1/6/20       #4: Optimizing software ...
Mike519 Member

thanks for the replies

We are looking for an optimizing software but also with capabilities of producing custom parts that we can input as well into the optimizing software.

I'm also working on setting up with Allmoxy, unfortunately they do not output into Mozaik as of yet.

Wednesday we have a meeting with Mozaik so maybe that will shed some light on options we don't see.

Our initial meeting with Mozaik at the Toronto show we got the impression you could design in Sketchup and import those into Mozaik. So far that doesn't seem to be the case.

1/6/20       #6: Optimizing software ...
Richard

Hello Mike,

I sell and support CabMaster Software which would do what your asking for. Furthermore I am located in Ontario with many customers in the GTA. I will message you with my contact information if you would like to learn more

The right software is key to getting the most out of your CNC investment. Good luck with your search.

Richard

1/9/20       #7: Optimizing software ...
Ryan Millians

We use mozaik for all cabinet parts coming into the shop. As stated above we have cabinet vision and cabnetware and we always use Mozaik. It is the easiest to use and with their pricing structure paying their monthly fee, you will never break even buying the software and screen to machine. Cabinet Vision cost too much and the add $1,000 a year service fee for support and updates. This is all included in Mozaik and they a constantly updating the software not once every year or two.
Then we use V carve for the one off stuff. Mozaik gives you a lot of options as far as drawing custom parts but it is normally easier in other programs.

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