CREATOR" (GMC) software is the industry's latest and most advanced, user-friendly CMC software on the market, developed by
framers for framers.
GMC Software is the result of many
years’ experience: A combination of the wishes and
requirements of our trade, with the very latest
know-how from research and engineering practice.
GMC software permits total creative freedom, tapping into
new, unused potential.
to download a brochure on the latest, ground-breaking
GMC software features.
ADVANCED FEATURES OF
GUNNAR MAT CREATOR SOFTWARE:
NEW FOR 2013! - ArtView
3D Visualisation - now you can create 3D
rendered previews of final artwork with mats and
frames, completely integrated within GMC! Compatible
with popular webcams and cameras for taking photos
of frame design options and layouts,.
NEW FOR 2013! - Dynamic
3D View - See the visualised, framed image from
different dynamic viewing angles.
NEW FOR 2013! - Graphic
Tablet Interface - You can now draw your own
shapes and designs directly into GMC software with
ease, using a graphics tablet. Handy for designs you
may wish to use in conjunction with the T2 Scribe
Pen tool, including signatures! Another world-first
Merge and Overlap any Shapes
- GMC software is capable of merging
any shapes to create new shapes, and will also give
the operator the industry unique feature of being
able to use overlapping shapes to create
"intersected" shapes, "trimmed" shapes, and
even dynamic contour pathing between shapes
as well, which is unique to GUNNAR.
Direct Draw Mode
- Introducing for the first time, the industry's most advanced and
user-friendly, dynamic "click and draw"
system, direct onto the layout screen (with no external
software or programs required). Modify or manipulate ANY shape
or design straight on the screen, as simple as
"click and drag" with the mouse, on the
fly. You can
even import a picture or photo in the background,
and trace directly around it!
- Streamline the new Vista-styled Tool
interface to suit your preference, with
customization of the quick access toolbar, favorite
templates and even a range of skins.
Templates - GMC's highly configurable templates
also allow you to "mix and match" any corner
templates together, to create new custom shapes.
Sizing – No more diagrams and "mud maps"! With
GMC's Dynamic OM feature, Outside mat dimensions are
automatically adjusted and calculated as desired,
when creating multiple opening mats.
Intelligent Snapping -
When it comes to multiple openings,
GMC features an intelligent & flexible “click &
drag” snapping layout system, with automatic snapping alignment,
spacing and centering of openings. GMC also features
automatic spacing of objects, to a custom preferred
value, to make it quick & easy to accurately place
openings next to each other.
Art Library - Additional to extensive library of
existing clip arts, GMC allows you to create and
customize your own
clipart library, saving any shape or design as a
clipart, with the easy-to-use "instant
click" clipart interface.
True 3D Dynamic View
- The powerful 3D graphics engine allows your to see
true 3D representation of different mat thicknesses, bevels,
v-grooves and debossing based on the real scaled dimensions of the mat.
Templates - Create and cut accurate internal
jersey supports with our full range of jersey
templates, straight cut into matboard or 3mm or 5mm
Infinite Dynamic Zoom
- use the mouse wheel to zoom in an out of your
design on the fly.
Dual Field Input - Choose between metric and imperial input in any
input field, on the fly, without re-install or
restarting the software. Click on any template
preview guideline to alter the relevant dimension.
Shortcuts - for experienced users, who want
"fewer clicks to cut a mat!"
Cut to the Edge
– GMC allows “edge to edge” cut for touching outside
edges of mat layouts, and cut to edge of matboard,
even on F1-Hybrid with bar clamping system. Save
time and wastage.
Spliced Mat System
Spliced mats are a breeze with GUNNAR's simple
template system to allow you to seamlessly join two
mats to create a larger mat.
Templates - Create customized support inserts
for sports jerseys out of matboard or foamboard,
with the flexible range of custom shaped jersey
Protectors - GMC features a template to allow
you to automatically create your own protective
corner templates, out of cardboard and matboard
creation of multiple layer mats, with unlimited
layering. Also, limitless
layering of v-grooves & debossing – so now you can
put a v-groove or deboss on ANY layer of a
multi-layered mat – not just the top layer only.
Box Making Templates
- GMC features a
comprehensive range of fold-up box-making templates,
for making multi-purpose packaging and storage boxes
out of cardboard and matboard.
- GMC features a complete range of popular
figure transform tools for grouped object scaling,
rotation and mirror imaging.
BASIC FEATURES OF
THE GUNNAR MAT CREATOR SOFTWARE:
Framers for Framers- Intuitive
design and operation, which is easy to understand
for anyone with a picture framing background. GUNNAR
write their own software in-house, and nothing is
outsourced to private software companies.
Easy to Learn- GMC software has been intuitively
designed to "think like a framer", so you can teach
someone to use over 80% of the software abilities in
less than two hours.
See More detail!
- GMC features the industry's largest percentage of
mat layout view screen, and infinite dynamic zoom
with the mouse wheel.
Range of Alignment Tools
- Choose your weapon! These simple tools allow you to easily create
aesthetically pleasing multiple openings without the
need to use a calculator, saving time and reducing
Layout Systems - Production jobs
become simple and profitable, as GMC
software can automatically generate and arrange
multiple production layout mats, at the click of a
button. The "nesting" feature of GMC will also allow you to cut
small mats inside the fallouts of larger mats in the
same process. This dramatically reduces wastage and
Upgrades - Every 6-12 months, new upgrades of
the software are released, FREE of charge (a feature
not offered by all CMC's!)
Outside Cut - GMC not only cuts the
openings in matboards, but also cuts the outside
dimensions of your matboard to size as well.
Save your Designs
- Do the work once.
Any mat created can be saved for retrieval at a
later date, saving you time.
from "the back" or "the front" of the matboard - You
choose this as required depending on your needs for
production and quality.
- Fillets no longer become a chore. Absolutely
perfect reverse bevels can be cut at at the click of
a button, with guaranteed no overcut.
- Accurate v-grooves can be automatically cut in any shape or
design at the click of a button, in one
un-interrupted step, onto any layer of the matboard. You can also vary
the width of the v-groove desired.
GUNNAR are famous for introducing the industry's
first debossing feature for CMC's, allowing you to
deboss any shape or design, with no physical limit
to size, onto any layer of matboard.
Notes - All GMC files can be saved with
written notes for future access.
Print - All
designs can be printed out at the click of a button,
with dimensions indicated.
Words & Letters - GMC software
gives you the ability to cut text in any true type
font, with the extra ability to modify and touch-up
any font on the fly, with the new GMC "Draw Mode" feature.
Copy & Paste from
Corel DRAW® -
Copy & Paste any design from Corel
into GMC – with no need for specialized file
conversion (such as DXF) or importing of files.
Import Common CADD files - Import files such as
DXF, PLT, EMF for maximum integration.
any Pricing Software - GMC software can
integrate with any pricing software package, through
it's "Autoload Mode" to
automatically create cutting files, saving time and
steam-lining your production.
Interface- GMC software can be
installed in multiple languages, including English, German
Library of Tutorial Videos - Train yourself;
remind yourself; or even train new staff with these
quick reference tutorial videos you can watch over
Choose from almost 200 categorized templates, at the click of the mouse.
Merge, Trim and Weld any overlapping shapes to create
unique collages and effects.
Specialized jersey templates, for creating & cutting
accurate internal jersey supports.
Easy to use, built-in alignment systems for aligning and
placing multi openings.
Extensive clipart library with usable, localized designs
for our market.
Create your own accurate custom shapes on the fly using
Direct Draw Mode, and image background.
Cut, v-groove or deboss words and letters from any font.
Dynamically zoom into any detail with the mouse wheel.
"Mix & Match" any corner templates, with auto-zoom for
Intelligent automatic layout tools (Nesting Mode) calculate
production jobs at the click of a mouse.
Unlimited layering, with true 3D graphic rendering.
Comprehensive range of templates for creating elaborate fold-up box