Changes made in next versions of TL-KARTON application:

2021-11-09 (version 2.4):

  • - In FEFCO settings parameters THK and OT have been added, which mean default material thickness and "outside" thickness (to bending line)
  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item (FEFCO 0951), currently 115 items)
  • - a correction has been made to FEFCO 0717 (shape of the glue flap has been changed)
  • - a correction has been made to FEFCO 0432 (notches in the inside flaps for upper locks has been added)

2021-08-24 (version 2.4):

  • - added export to CNC format
  • - added optimization of cutting order for HPGL format

2021-07-21 (version 2.4):

  • - added 4 new methods of arrangement of bottom and lid units on 1 sheet
  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (3 items: FLUTE MultimailBookWrapper_01, FLUTE Bottom+Lid_01 and FLUTE Bottom+Lid_02)

2021-04-19 (version 2.4):

  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of folding carton (1 item (ECMA B10.02.00.00 bottom+lid), currently 65 items)
  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item: FLUTE 0914 Outside v2)
  • - In settings is possibility to choose, what unit is to be apply to .svg export (millimeters, points or pixels)
  • - a corrections has been made to ECMA B10.02.00.00 bottom+lid, ECMA B10.04.00.00 bottom+lid and ECMA B21.05.00.00
  • - in macros ECMA B10.02.00.00 bottom+lid and ECMA B10.04.00.00 bottom+lid is possible to insert thumb cuts at the lid. Setting "TC" parameter to 0 cause to not insert the thumb cuts

2021-02-01 (version 2.4):

  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of folding carton (2 items (ECMA B10.04.00.00 and ECMA B10.04.00.00 bottom+lid), currently 64 items)
  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item: FLUTE 0427)
  • - a correction has been made to FEFCO 0426 (slants of side flaps are fitted to box dimensions)
  • - there is the possibility to secure the program online, which eliminates the need to connect a pendrive (USB key)

2020-12-30 (version 2.4):

  • - a correction has been made to: FOLDING LaminatedBox_Bottom+Lid_01
  • - added 5 symbols, which You can insert on the drawing using drawing module (packaging marking symbols: 20 CPAP, 20 PCB, 23 PBD, 23 PPB and IKEA LB05)
  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item (FEFCO 0323), currently 114 items)
  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of folding carton (2 items (ECMA C10.40.55.20 and ECMA C10.40.55.90), currently 62 items)
  • - more efficient-smooth graphic interface work
  • - program adjusts parameters GF and DLCB to the size

2020-11-06 (version 2.4):

  • - added additional parameters (overlap-margin of wrap) for template: FOLDING LaminatedBox_Bottom+Lid_01
  • - measuring the radius of arc gives also its diameter
  • - drawing a circle by radius, user may enter diameter instead radius
  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item (FEFCO 0406), currently 113 items)

2020-10-05 (version 2.4):

  • - a correction has been made to ECMA B20.01.00.50 (if the dimensions require it, side leaves are cut off)
  • - arrangement of units for templates: FEFCO 0427,0427 v2,ECMA B20.01.00.50 and ECMA B20.01.00.53, have been improved

2020-09-26 (version 2.4):

  • - program adjusts number of locks to the size
  • - a correction has been made to FEFCO 0217 (holder height and length are adjusted to the box length)
  • - added special text: current date and time
  • - updated project cards (added cells: current date and time)

2020-09-10 (version 2.4):

  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of corrugated cardboard (2 items (FEFCO 0443 and FEFCO 0444), currently 112 items)
  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (2 items: FLUTE Separator_01 and FLUTE Separator_02)
  • - in box parameters windows, prefix FEFCO/ECMA/FLUTE/FOLDING was deleted. It's enough to type for eg. FEFCO number, to go to selected template from the list.

2020-06-23 (version 2.4):

  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item (FEFCO 0427 v2), currently 110 items)
  • - rule: height < or = width/2 for template ECMA B11.02.00.00 has been disabled. In case of necessity, program draws the necessary notches
  • - by default, program sets smaller locks

2020-05-05 (version 2.4):

  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item (FEFCO 0413), currently 109 items)
  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (3 items: FLUTE 0914 Outside, FLUTE IK_SpareParts_02 and FLUTE IK_SpareParts_03)
  • - in box parameters window (eg. FEFCO) user can enter template name instead choosing it from the list
  • - a correction has been made to FEFCO 0427 (slants of side flaps are fitted to box dimensions)

2020-03-27 (version 2.4):

  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (2 items: FLUTE IK_Bottom+Lid_02 and FLUTE IK_SpareParts_01)
  • - added possibility to export own project cards designed by Program, possibility of print has been added earlier
  • - rules between dimensions have been improved. For example: for many templates length smaller than width is acceptable
  • - improved templates: ECMA B10.02.00.00, ECMA B20.01.00.00 and ECMA B20.01.00.53
  • - added special text: surface of knives area

2020-03-14 (version 2.4):

  • - the function of automatic drawing of the rotary die-cut board has been added. The function enables, among others, automatic split of waste around the perimeter into pieces of a fixed size
  • - the option to set the width as the first wall is available for templates: FEFCO 0203 2pcs, FEFCO 0204 2pcs and FEFCO 0206 2pcs
  • - program remembers the path to the last saved project. After restarting the program, after calling the function "Save", the same location will be opened
  • - program remembers the path to the last exported project. After restarting the program, after calling the function "Export", the same location will be opened
  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of folding carton (1 item: FOLDING LaminatedBox_Bottom+Lid_01)
  • - the project properties tab has been extended. Added a possibility to edit of material (flute) type and material thickness
  • - changes have been introduced to the templates: FLUTE Stand_01 and FLUTE Stand_02. Descriptions and holes for fasteners have been added, which can be used also as positioning holes
  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of corrugated cardboard (3 items (FEFCO 0901, FEFCO 0902 and FEFCO 0903), currently 108 items)
  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (2 items: FLUTE IK_Bottom+Lid_01 and FLUTE IK_TuckLid_01)
  • - added 4 symbols, which You can insert on the drawing using drawing module (packaging marking symbols: 20 PAP, 21 PAP, 22 PAP and Green point)

2019-12-05 (version 2.4):

  • - a separate price for balancing knives has been added to the settings, to allow a more accurate pricing of the die-cut for automatic die-cutting machine
  • - a new type of line also appeared (balancing knife)

2019-08-27 (version 2.4):

  • - In function: arrangement of units on the sheet (Layout) distances between units relate to 1 sample now. It has a special meaning for optimal arrangement of units, where program chooses rotation angle of units itself
  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of folding carton (4 items (ECMA C20.20.55.01, ECMA C20.20.55.20, ECMA C20.20.60.01 and ECMA C20.20.60.20), currently 60 items)

2019-06-01 (version 2.4):

  • - added possibility to edit own project cards. User can design any quantity of cards containing own parameters and freely placed drawing
  • - a number of special text (containing project parameters) has been doubled

2019-04-05 (version 2.3):

  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item)
  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of folding carton (2 items)
  • - improved optimal arrangement of units on the sheet (FEFCO 03xx and FEFCO 04xx series)

2019-03-05 (version 2.3):

  • - added possibility to explode perforation lines to short knife sections, and combo lines to short crease and knife sections
  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of folding carton (1 item (ECMA A20.20.01.03), currently 56 items)

2019-02-06 (version 2.3):

  • - improved bottom locks of templates: FEFCO: 0701 and FEFCO 0703
  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of corrugated cardboard (2 items (FEFCO 0913 and FEFCO 0914), currently 105 items)

2018-12-10 (version 2.3):

  • - added 10 symbols, which You can insert on the drawing using drawing module (8 box handles + 2 grain direction symbols)

2018-11-16 (version 2.3):

  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of folding carton (2 items (ECMA A55.70.01.00 and ECMA A60.70.01.00), currently 55 items)

2018-10-18 (version 2.3):

  • - added the optimal arrangement of units on the sheet. Program chooses the optimal number of units and method of arrangement, itself
  • - importing DXF files, uppercase or lowercase of the filename doesn't matter

2018-08-17 (version 2.3):

  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item)

2018-07-09 (version 2.3):

  • - added adjust of the length and width of the lid for templates: FEFCO 0701 bottom+lid and FEFCO 0714
  • - In settings is possibility to choose, whether blocks of "Layout" type layers should to be export to .dxf and .cf2 as blocks, or should to be explode to lines and arcs
  • - improved templates: ECMA B10.02.00.00, ECMA B20.01.00.00, ECMA B20.01.00.53 i ECMA B20.01.00.__ - internal walls was lengthened

2018-06-06 (version 2.3):

  • - removed an exclamation mark that appeared when the program started in Windows 8 or higher
  • - telescope macros: (FEFCO 03xx series) is possible to insert thumb cuts at the lid. Setting "TC" parameter to 0 cause to not insert the thumb cuts
  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item (FEFCO 0412), currently 103 items)

2018-05-15 (version 2.3):

  • - improved templates FEFCO: 401,402,403,415,416,772 and ECMA: A20210101,A20210301,A55210101,A60210001. Removed overlapping lines

2018-04-04 (version 2.3):

  • - improved import features - blocks nested inside blocks
  • - improved import features - dxf command: SPLINE

2018-03-12 (version 2.3):

  • - information about active modules
  • - improved import features - dxf command: SPLINE

2018-02-08 (version 2.3):

  • - added a possibility to set a zero point
  • - improved templatesECMA A55.20.01.01 and ECMA A60.20.00.01. Length of the holder must be dependent of the box width
  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item)

2017-12-28 (version 2.3):

  • - switching between languages has been improved. The setting also includes tooltips.

2017-11-28 (version 2.3):

  • - the project properties tab has been extended. Added a possibility to edit of box type and dimensions
  • - added a possibility to enter a special text (containing project parameters)
  • - added a text symbol, the function that generates the die cut board inserts an inscription also
  • - improved templates FLUTE Stand_01 and FLUTE Stand_02. The height of the shelf refers to the space between the front of the shelf, and the floor of the next shelf
  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item)

2017-10-31 (version 2.3):

  • - improved templates FEFCO: 0300, 0301, 0303, 0304 v1, 0304 v2, 0450, 0451, 0452, 0307, 0457, 0309, 0310, 0312, 0313, 0409, 0410, 0411, 0415, 0416, 0420, 0453, 0770, 0771. Additions on the width have been reduced
  • - improved trim function (/ key)
  • - added possiblity to place logo instead of description on the project card
  • - on the project card was appear small picture contained the box in 3D view

2017-09-18 (version 2.3):

  • - improved import features - dxf commands: POLYLINE and SPLINE (the last one still requires to improve)
  • - the "Import" feature creates drawings in the new project
  • - automatic arranging single units in a sheet allows You to arrange also the drawings created manually or imported

2017-09-11 (version 2.3):

  • - enlarged set of macros that generate a drawings of packagings of corrugated cardboard (12 items (FEFCO 0209, 0209 2pcs, 0217, 0230, 0231, 0302, 0404, 0703v3, 0907, 0908, 0909 and 0910)

2017-08-28 (version 2.3):

  • - new macros that generate a drawings of atypical packagings of corrugated cardboard (1 item)
  • - ability to set the line thickness (in pixels) displayed on the screen. After restarting the program, parameter is set to 1 pixel

2017-08-14 (version 2.3):

  • - error in settings was solved(export and print settings since last update, were always reset after every program restart)
  • - improved import features - dxf commands: ELLIPSE, LWPOLYLINE and SPLINE (the last one still requires to improve)