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Working Flow Chart of CAD Section in Apparel Industry

Working Flow Chart of CAD Section in Apparel Industry
Rahat Khan
Dept. of Apparel Manufacturing
Atish Dipankar University of Science and Technology
Cell: +8801717781833


Computer Aided Design
CAD is the contraction which stands for Computer Aided Design. This term means different things to different people involved in designing, manufacturing and mechanical engineering. CAD or Computer Aided Design has brought a revolution in the Textile industry, specially in apparel industry. The time consuming and cumbersome process of textile designing has been made easier by CAD. Now thoughtful and innovative designs are available to the textile designers and textile manufacturers at the click of a mouse.
Application of CAD in apparel industry
Application of CAD in apparel industry
Working Sequence of CAD Section in Apparel Industry

Receiving of pattern parts

Taking the image of pattern in CPU by digitizer

Moderizing of all pattern parts by the software (Moderizer)

Aligning all size pattern parts in the marker by the software (Diamino)

Completing the marker

Taking approval from CAM section

Bringing out the marker through plotter. 


Procedure of CAD Section:
  • In CAD section at first the pattern put on the digitizer to take clear image of the pattern part in side the CPU. 
  • After making all required size patterns using the “Diamino” software pattern parts are aligned in the mini marker. Then it is sent to CPU of CAM section for approval and checking the length & width of marker and pattern parts alignment. 
  • After getting approval from CAM section then printer is used to print out the whole real marker then this marker as well as mini marker are provided to the CAM section for cutting the fabric.