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      Optimize and automate nesting processes with the Nesting & Fabrication Extension

      Unlock advanced nesting and fabrication capabilities to create optimized and associative multi-sheet layouts for sheet metal and non-sheet metal parts in preparation for cutting on CNC machines.

      Nesting automation

      Optimise material yield with automatic detection of material, thickness and part quantity.

      Fully integrated

      Generate setups, toolpaths, and NC code directly within the Fusion 360 Nesting & Fabrication Extension.

      Increase efficiency

      Create customisable reports, nest parts from multiple documents and specify part rotation constraints.

      Try Fusion 360 extensions for free

      The trial period for Fusion 360 extensions is limited; the easiest way to get started is to speak with one of our product specialists. Complete the form below to access a 7-day free trial and get equipped to maximize your trial experience.*

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      • Overview
      • Nest Preparation
      • Compare & Report
      • Fabrication


      Extend nesting and fabrication capabilities, including multi-sheet nesting, setup/toolpaths and NC code creation, customisable reports and automatic detection of material, thickness and part quantity.

      Nest Preparation

      Quickly prepare your model for nesting and set nesting parameters per material for optimal stock usage.

      Compare & Report

      Configure and view key metrics like cost, material usage and stack size for earlier job quoting and purchasing decisions.


      Create toolpaths to drive a variety of machines with fully integrated and easy-to-use CAM.

      Get the Fusion 360 Nesting & Fabrication Extension now


      Access extended nesting and fabrication functionality for multi-sheet layouts, advanced part and material controls, and more.

      Requires a Fusion 360 subscription.


      Fusion 360 Nesting & Fabrication Extension frequently asked questions (FAQ)

      Nesting software provides the ability to optimize the design and manufacture of multi-sheet layouts for sheet metal and non-sheet metal parts in preparation for cutting on CNC machines.

      A subscription to the Fusion 360 Nesting & Fabrication Extension is required in addition to an active subscription to Fusion 360. Nesting & Fabrication Extension subscriptions are available both monthly and yearly.

      Yes, with Autodesk Fusion 360 Nesting & Fabrication Extension you can design sheet metal parts components, document flat patterns using 2D drawings and DXFs, and manufacture your design with cutting strategies for water jet, laser and plasma machines.

      The Nesting & Fabrication Extension optimizes material yield, generates setups, toolpaths, and NC code directly within Fusion 360, and creates customizable reports, nest parts from multiple documents, and specifies part rotation constraints.

      Get started with the Fusion 360 Nesting & Fabrication Extension by following along with these video tutorials and product documentation.


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