Access Cut Lists dialog box

Tekla PowerFab
2024
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Access Cut Lists dialog box

You can select if you want to manage and view cut lists for a specific job or for multiple jobs at time.

To access the Cut Lists dialog box, do either of the following:
  • To view and manage several Cut Lists at a time, do the following:
    1. Go to Maintenance > Production Control > Cut Lists.

      The Select Production Control Jobs dialog box opens.

    2. Select the job or jobs in the list and move to Included.
    3. Click OK.
  • To view and manage a job-specific cut list, do the following:
    1. In the Production Control module, open a job.
    2. On the Production Control ribbon tab, select Review > Cut Lists.

The Cut Lists dialog box opens.

Navigation tree: Use to drill down to find the cut list you are looking for.

You can customize the grid and select the display fields to suit your needs. See Customize the layout of a dialog box.

You might want to view the following columns, for instance:

Property Description
Cut List Cut list name.
Date/Time Created Date and time when the cut list was originally created. This value cannot be changed.
Date Req Date when the cut list must be completed. If a date required has not been entered, this field is highlighted in yellow.

If the date required has passed and the cut list has not been completed, the field is highlighted in red.

Total The total number of cutting details on the cut list
Comp The number of cutting details that have been cut
Rem The number of cutting details remaining to be cut
Val Req The number of cutting details that must be validated. See Validate or revalidate cut list items. If the number is greater than zero, it is highlighted in yellow.
Inval
Date/Time Completed The number of cutting details that have been invalidated. If the number is greater than zero, it is highlighted in red.
Inval The number of cutting details that have been invalidated. If the number is greater than zero, it is highlighted in red.
Priority Cut list priority: Low, medium, or high
Workshop, Machine Group, Machine Allow you to track where work is being completed
Notes Type any additional notes

Buttons:

Prioritize: Launches the Tekla PowerFab Go cut list management view. See also View the production dashboard.

Properties: Opens the Cut List Properties dialog box for modifying the properties. See Modify a cut list.

New Cut List: Allows you to create a cut list. See Create a cut list.

Delete Cut List: Allows you to delete a cut list. See Delete a cut list

Send Cut List: Allows you to send cut lists to integrated software. See Mult, nest, or cut materials with SICAM and Cut materials with Peddinghaus Raptor.

Details: Allows you to view the details of a cut list item. See View the details of a cut list item

Cut List Report: Allows you to create a cut list report and save cut lists. See Create a cut list.

Validate: Allows you to validate a cut list items. See Validate or revalidate cut list items.

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