The stock page contains a table with the following columns, where you can specify information about the material available for optimization.
NOTE: The columns you see may be different depending on the Options you have selected. In this grid the column width of the columns can be adjusted.
|Stock||Enter a unique name for each stock.|
|Width||Length of the stock. You can select the units using the Units dialog.|
|Rolls||Available rolls of stock. Has to be zero or greater.|
|Cost/Piece||Cost per piece of stock material. This column is available only if you enable the "specify cost with each stock" using the options dialog.|
|Material||Specify the material or sections of each stock. Slits of the same material are matched and nested together on appropriate stock. See options dialog.|
|End Trim||Specify how much length has to be cut at both the sides of
the stock. To allow for removing damaged ends.
Zero by default.
Note: This is considered as waste during Utilization % computation.
|Vendor||It is name of the vendor or supplier of the stock.|
|Remarks||Additional information about the stock.|
|Used||The number of stocks used is displayed here, once the optimization is done.|
|This button will open the automatic name generation dialog. Using this the user can decide a criteria for automatic naming of the stocks. See Auto Names.|
|Allows import of stock information from text files. See CSV import.|
|Allows import of stock from the inventory database. Select the stocks you would like to use in the job, and they are automatically added. See Import stocks from Inventory.|