Tupe & Pipe Nesting Made Simple


Our advanced 3D CAD/CAM nesting and wide range of machine tool builder relationships makes Lantek Flex3d the best nesting solution for tube, pipe, and structural steel manufacturers.



Reduce Scrap

Our customers reduce scrap by an average of 8% through more efficient nesting and post-processing.


Any Cutting Technology

Lantek programs more than 1,200 laser, plasma, oxyfuel, waterjet, shear, and 5-axis machine models.


Remnant Management

Easily manage and access tube and pipe remnants for nesting to utilize the most of your raw material.

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Predict Collisions

Flex3d allows you to simulate the cutting of contours and predict head collisions before cutting.

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Since going live with Lantek, Laserfab has seen increased production capacity, agility in managing our WIP, decreased lead times, and decreased inventory spend. Most important to us is the ability to bring sales, engineering, and production together on the same page.

Dain Zimmerman

Laserfab, Inc

Our company went from pencil and paper to Lantek and a new Fiber Optic laser. What an incredible journey it's been as both the software and laser have allowed us to achieve triple-digit growth within the same facility footprint over a short period of time!

Tom Westby

Albers Commercial Kitchen Services

More than 96,000 users trust Lantek to nest every day.

We operate over 1,200 machine models.



Superior File Import Capabilities

Lantek Flex3d has the most extensive support for importing industry standard solid and surface formats. Such formats include DSTV, PDF, SAT, IGES, STEP, VDA, TEKLA®, CATIA™, SolidWorks®, Solid Edge®, Autodesk Inventor®, NX, and Creo® among others. 





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Industry Leading CAD Plug-ins 

Our partnerships with industry leading CAD programs allows programmers to unfold their assemblies directly from their design suite, eliminating the need for intermediate DXF files. Such partnerships include plug-ins for SolidWorks®, Autodesk AutoCAD®, Autodesk Inventor®, Solid Edge®, TEKLA®, CATIA, Creo Elements®, and more.






Any Material Shape

Lantek Flex3d handles various tube, pipe, and structural steel material shapes. Whether you work with round, square, I, U, L, H, or T, Lantek Flex3d can automatically, semi-automatically, and manually nest 3D shapes.






Database Part Management

Lantek stores your part files in an SQL database for quick access and import when creating new jobs. Our database stores all necessary part and remnant information to help improve accessiblity while speeding up your job creation process. It is also integrated with our MES and ERP solutions to keep track of all necessary information regarding material cost, fabrication time, and other necessary data points.

Lantek is changing the way you manufacture.

Are you ready for change?

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