Pattern cutting for clothing using CAD [electronic resource] : how to use Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software / M. Stott.
By: Stott, M. (Maggie).
Contributor(s): Textile Institute (Manchester, England).Material type: BookSeries: Woodhead publishing in textiles: no. 137.Publisher: Oxford ; Philadelphia : [Manchester] : Woodhead Pub. ; Textile Institute, 2012Description: 1 online resource (xix, 155 pages) : illustrations (some color.; 26 cm.ISBN: 9781306176279.Subject(s): Dressmaking -- Pattern design -- Computer-aided design | Garment cutting -- Data processingGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: No titleDDC classification: 687.0430285
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Cover; Pattern cutting for clothing using CAD: How to use Lectra Modarispattern cutting software; Copyright; Contents; Woodhead Publishing Series inTextiles; Disclaimer; Preface; Chapter 1 The role of patterns in clothing manufacture: generating and communicating information; 1.1 Introduction: the Pattern Cutter's place in apparel production; 1.2 The pattern cutting team; 1.3 Specifications, measurement charts and other documents; 1.4 Computerised documentation; 1.5 Tools of the trade; Chapter 2 Introduction to the keyboard, mouse and screen layout in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software.
2.1 Introduction to Modaris2.2 The keyboard; 2.3 The mouse; 2.4 The Modaris home screen layout; 2.5 Navigating the home screen: thex-axis and y-axis; 2.6 Bringing up different screens and moving them around; 2.7 Practice exercise; Chapter 3 Title blocks in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software; 3.1 Introduction: information for patterns; 3.2 Title blocks; 3.3 Model identification sheet; 3.4 Individual sheet; 3.5 Variant; 3.6 Industry example; Chapter 4 Digitising a clothing pattern on Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software; 4.1 Introduction: digitising hardware.
4.2 Digitising with or without seam allowances4.3 Pattern preparation; 4.4 The digitising process; 4.5 Handset button notes; 4.6 Digitising problems; Chapter 5 Plotting using JustPrint; 5.1 Introduction to JustPrint V2R2; 5.2 How to plot out a model using JustPrint; 5.3 How to plot single pieces; 5.4 JustPrint settings; 5.5 Geometry; 5.6 Text; 5.7 Layout; 5.8 Cutfile configuration and HPGL; Chapter 6 A guide to the toolbox in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software: F1-F3; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 F1: creating lines and points; 6.3 F2: notches, orientation and geometric shapes.
6.4 F3: modifying lines and pointsChapter 7 A guide to the toolbox in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software: F4-F8; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 F4: finishing, seam allowances, corners and grain lines; 7.3 F5: derived pieces; 7.4 F6: grading; 7.5 F7: evolution system; 7.6 F8: measuring and assembly; Chapter 8 The upper tool bar in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software; 8.1 Upper tool bar; 8.2 File menu; 8.3 Edit menu; 8.4 Sheet menu; 8.5 Corner tools menu; 8.6 Display menu; 8.7 Sizes menu; 8.8 Selection menu; 8.9 Macro menu; 8.10 Layers menu; 8.11 Parameters menu; 8.12 Configure menu.
8.13 Tool menu8.14 Help menu; Chapter 9 The lower tool bar menus and keyboard commands in Lectra Modaris pattern cutting software; 9.1 Lower tool bar; 9.2 Notch tools; 9.3 Marks (F1 -- Relative point); 9.4 Corner tools (F4 -- Corners); 9.5 Axis (F4 -- Axis); 9.6 Grading; 9.7 Curve points; 9.8 Print; 9.9 Cut piece; 9.10 FPattern; 9.11 User arrangement; 9.12 Control keys RHS; 9.13 Control keys LHS; 9.14 Shift; 9.15 Control (Ctrl); 9.16 Number pad; Chapter 10 Converting files using the Lectra interoperability function; 10.1 Introduction to the file conversion procedure; 10.2 Export procedure.
The invention of computer aided design (CAD) has revolutionised pattern cutting for clothing. Lectra's Modaris pattern cutting software is a key tool in pattern production. Using a practical approach and clear examples throughout, Pattern cutting for clothing using CAD is an essential guide for all users of Lectra Modaris. Beginning with an overview of the role of patterns in clothing manufacture, the key documents and tools of the trade are discussed before the keyboard, mouse and screen layout in Lectra Modaris are introduced. Title blocks and all aspects of digitising a clothing pattern are examined in clear, concise steps, followed by a thorough guide to the Lectra Modaris toolbox and the upper and lower toolbar menus. Creating size ranges and the importance of measurements and size charts are discussed, before the book concludes with an indispensable 'How do I?' guide to the Lectra Modaris functions and menus, indexed by required action. Drawing on a wealth of practical experience, Pattern cutting for clothing using CAD is an indispensable, practical and user-friendly guide to making the most of Lectra's Modaris software for both students and professionals in textiles and fashion. Provides an overview of the role of patterns in clothing manufacture, the key documents and tools of the tradeIntroduces the keyboard, mouse and screen layout in Lectra ModarisConcisely outlines title blocks and all aspects of digitising a clothing pattern, before providing a guide to the Lectra Modaris toolbox and upper and lower toolbar menus.