Easel Cabinetmaker Updates: 10/30/2023 - 11/03/2023

Upcoming Developments

  • Construction review for 90° corner cabinets
  • Fields auto-populate with values from previous estimate for identical items
  • Specify material grain direction in nesting calculation
  • Carving (CNC manufacturing & controls) in Easel Cabinetmaker
  • Track which panels have been cut
  • Users can specify carving bit in cut list creation
  • Users can specify which cabinets to include in cut list generation
  • Users can specify which hardware-mounting holes to include in cut list panels
  • Improved carving controls for manufacturing CNC cut lists
  • Release Jobs and new Manufacture workflow to new users

In Progress

  • Jobs demo page tutorial & content
  • Users can add checklists to Jobs
  • Direct new users to Jobs demo
  • Adjust location of Jobs inputs
  • Add “Download G-Code” option in new Manufacture tab
  • Better workpiece generation in new Manufacture tab
  • Add 3D preview and toolpath simulation for cut lists in new Manufacture tab
  • Two door upper cabinet construction review

Released/Completed this week

  • Users can add images to Job notes
  • Investigate solutions for a demo or tutorial of Jobs
  • Create Jobs demo user flow
  • Option to create new cabinet project from a Job

Cut Lists

  • Develop cabinet list breakdown for new manufacturing workflow
  • Users can carve sheet goods for CNC cut lists in new Manufacture tab
  • Show sheet goods and panels in new Manufacture tab

Other Updates

  • Usability improvements for Estimate tab
  • Update navigation and user interface when viewing shared cabinet projects
  • Bug fix for drawer slide hardware-mounting holes

Thanks for reading, and have a great weekend! Please reach out in this thread if you have questions, comments, or feedback related to this update.