LastElf is a 3D digital last design software base on Rhinoceros. Not only for mass production but also target on small quantity and variety fashion design.
That thanks for LastElf rich function and it’s simplify methodology, modify shoe last just in moment, training people just in few hours.
And digital last process keep accurate and save huge(expensive) storage space.
In grading, LastElf is on the cutting edge of grading technology which perform full size accurate group grading with special group grading option (ex. group heel, group thenar and group wedge heel) to save huge time and cost in hand modification and machine work.
And, from the experience of our customer ,they save 30~40% time consumption in their process.
The CAM in LastElf can output MOD format, GM code and customization format, and LastElf also cooperates with last machine factory to output the 4 axis and 5 axis format for non support last machine.
So digital last grading and machining process can save scanning process( also save investment in scanning machine), Save investment in 2d system, Save handmade operation by very skillful people.
About the orthopaedics and custom made last, Lastelf also has complete process.
Orthopedic last: video
Custom last: video
In Lastelf, reverse engineering is powerful function to fast generate good quality nurbs last surface from tool path or mesh. And the last surface can use to upper design and sole design to enhance the connective tolerance.