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MACHINE TYPES S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Manual Saws Workcell Workcell Included Included
NC Saws Workcell Workcell Included Included
Nested Based Routers (Sheet and Part Processing) Nesting Nesting Nesting Nesting
CNC Part Processing Machines (Part processing only) Included Included Included Included
NC Drill and Dowel Insertion Included
Automated Fence Systems (Chop Saws) Included
Other Machines (Haunching Systems) Included

INPUT TYPES S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Direct from CABINET VISION Solid Included Included Included Included
Direct from Cabnetware Included Included Included Included
Custom Layered DXF’s Included Included Included Included
Single DXF Import Included Included Included Included
Import Blum Dynaplan BXF Files Included Included Included
Batch Process DXF’s Included Included Included
Import from a list of DXF Files Included Included Included
Import Planit NC File (.PNC) Included Included
Open Planit NC File (.PNC) Included Included

OUTPUT TYPES S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Pure G-Code Custom Tailored for your Machine Included Included Included Included
Output to Most NC Panel Saws Workcell Workcell Included Included
Links to 3rd Party Optimizers (cut list) Workcell Included Included
Output to Most 3rd Party CAM (non-Intelli-CAM) Included Included Included
Save and Export Planit NC File (.PNC) Included Included

GENERAL FEATURES S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Manually Add Parts to Part List Included Included Included Included
Manually Select Parts in Part List Included Included Included Included
Specify Output Directories Included Included Included Included
Integrated Label Reports Included Included Included Included
Integrated Reporting Included Included Included Included
Compensate for Edgbanders with Pre-Mill Stations Included Included Included Included
Material Catalog Included Included Included Included
Edit Part Edgebanding Included Included Included Included
Save ALPHACAM Drawing File Included Included Included Included
Package Utility Included Included Included
Links to 3rd Party CAM (non-Intelli-CAM) Included Included Included
Edit Part Shapes Included Included Included
Add Operations to Parts Included Included Included
Network Version Included Included Included
Choose from Multiple NC Links Included Included Included
Create and Modify Toolsets Add-On Included Included
Advanced Tool Set Logic Add-On Included Included
Pocketing for MDF Slats & Shaker Doors Add-On Included Included
Edit Tool, Trim, and Optimization Properties By Material Included Included
Automatically Add Miter Operations Included Included
Multiple Primary and/or Secondary Machines Included Included
Import Multiple Part Lists to Batch Jobs Included Included
Cabinet, Part, Material Filtering Included Included
Pocket Waste Included Included
Part Library Included Included
Copy Part in Part List Included Included
Save and Open Nested/Optimized “Ready for Output” Job State Included Included
Route Outline Only Of Through Holes Included Included
Specify Lead Type Per Part Included Included
Custom Reports Included
Define and Utliize Machine Sets Included
Define Workflows with Machine Sets Included
Advanced Tool Strategies Included
Control Feeds and Speeds of Tools by Material Included
Control Maximum Depth Per Pass of Tools by Material Included

PANEL AND NC PANEL OPTIMIZER FEATURES S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Check Sheet Sizes to Fit Machine Included Included Included Included
Pattern Diagram Print Outs Included Included Included Included
Recognizes Grain Match Input Included Included Included
Offcut Manager Included Included
Optimization Off-Fall Tracking Included Included
Modify Optimization Properties After Optimization Included Included
Re-Optimize a Single Material Included Included
Link to Material Handling Systems Included Included
Cost and Time Report Included Included
Mutliple Sheet Size Definition for a Single Material Included
Automatically Use Larger Sheet Sizes for Oversized Parts Included

SCREEN TO MACHINE PARTS FEATURES S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Automatic Tooling and Toolpath Generation Included Included Included Included
Pocketing of Rectangles and Circles Included Included Included Included
Display All Machning Included Included Included Included
Basic Toolpath Simulation Included Included Included Included
Automatic Point-to-Point Runfield Control Workcell Included Included Included
Automatic Point-to-Point Mirroring Workcell Included Included Included
Shaped Router Included Included Included
Saw Tool Included Included Included
V-Bit Tool Included Included Included
Allow user to control the order of operations Included Included
ABC Axis Rotation Included
User Defined DXF Layer Schedules Included

BLOCK AND TRUESHAPE NESTING FEATURES S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Check Sheet Sizes to Fit Machine Included Included Included Included
Ability to Control Lead-In/Out Offsets Included Included Included Included
Combine Operations on Part Edge with Part Outline Included Included Included Included
Linked Part Outline (Bridge) Nesting Included Included Included Included
Intelligent Small Part Handling (Tabs, Onionskins, Return Onionskins) Included Included Included Included
Pattern Diagram Print Outs Included Included Included Included
Display All Machning Included Included Included Included
Basic Toolpath Simulation Included Included Included Included
Recognizes Grain Match Input Included Included Included
Optimize Gang Drill Operations Included Included Included
First Pass Offset (onion skin) Included Included Included
Add Parts to the Nest Included Included
Drag and Drop Nest Parts Included Included
Manually Rotate a Part in A Nest Included Included
Manually Flip a Part Over in a Nest Included Included
Cut, Copy, & Paste Parts in a Nest Included Included
Move Parts in a Nest Included Included
Specify Outline Tools Per Material Included Included
Nest By Cabinet Order Included Included
Re-Nest / Add Parts from Library to Existing Nest Included Included
Offcut Manager Included
Link to Material Handling Systems Included
Square Up Off-Cuts in Nest Included
Nesting Off-Fall Tracking Included
6th Face Nesting Add-On Add-On Add-On Included
Common Line Cutting Included
Mutliple Sheet Size Definition for a Single Material Included
Automatically Use Larger Sheet Sizes for Oversized Parts Included

LABEL-IT and RT LABEL IMAGE FEATURES S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Design Labels Included Included Included Included
Export Real Time Label Info to NC Saws Included Included Included Included
Show Label Position on Nested/Optimized Sheet Included Included Included Included
Labels For On-board Nest Machine Label Systems Included Included Included Included
2D Bar Code Definition Included Included Included Included
Generate Labels for Saw Off-Cuts (Optimizer) Included Included
Show Part On Sheet Graphic Included Included
Generate Labels for Nest Off-Cuts (Block Nesting) Included

ADDITIONAL FEATURES FOR ALPHACAM STANDARD or HIGHER USERS S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Advanced Toolpath Simulation Included Included
Use S2M Center Tools within ALPHACAM Included Included
Full Modification Capability of S2M Center Toolpaths Included Included
Save ALPHACAM Operations to the Part Library Included Included
Output Native AlphaCAM Operation Cluster Included Included
Ball Router Included Included
Bullnose Router Included Included
Import AlphaCAM Tools Included Included
Edit S2M Operations within AlphaCAM Included Included
Open Job (.pnc) In AlphaCAM Included Included

ADD-ON MODULES S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Panel Optimizer C C A A
NC Panel Optimizer C C A A
Block Nesting C C A A
TrueShape and 6th Face Nesting B B A Nesting
Label-IT A A A A
Machining Simulation A A A Included

CABINET VISION SPECIFIC S2M FEATURES S2M Center Essential S2M Center Standard S2M Center Advanced S2M Center Ultimate
Dovetail Toolset A Included Included
Send optimized sheet to drawing Included Included

LEGEND
A = Available
B = Only Available with NBM
C = Choose One Only (Cell vs. NBM)
Workcell= With Workcell
Nesting= With Nesting
Add-On= Add-On

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