Why customers choose ProNest LT

Fabricators, hobbyists, and sign makers love ProNest® LT for the ease of use, built-in design tools, the ability to import their own designs, and to maximize profit by getting the most out of their machines. Incorporating more than 50 years of Hypertherm cutting expertise, ProNest LT ensures the best possible part quality. Try it free for 7 days.


Easy to learn and use

“I’m not really computer strong...I just pick the consumables, pick the material, then the thickness, and just hit out-post. It’s really easy and the cuts are quality,” said Wayne McDaniel, Elite Restomods.


Boosts productivity

“ProNest LT gave us the ability to put all of our designs into a parts list. I can just go into that list, tell the program how many of each sign I want and it just spits out the nest,” said Steve McGregor, co-owner of Rocky Mountain Metalworks.


Unlimited support

“I love it. I’m just an old welder...with no computer experience. The ProNest LT videos, knowledge base, and tech support helped me learn the program.” – Jim Osterson, Shop Superintendent at Iowa's Greene County Secondary Roads Garage.

Try a 7-day free trial with a ProNest LT subscription plan

Unlimited technical support, training, and updates included in all plans

Smart Start



per user


Features include:

  • All standard features
  • All standard post processors
  • 2D CAD

7-day trial followed by automatic billing

Most popular




per user


Features include Smart Start tier, plus:

  • Automatic Nesting

7-day trial followed by automatic billing




per user


Features include Essentials tier, plus:

  • Common Line Cutting
  • Chain and Bridge Cutting
  • Skeleton Cut-up

7-day trial followed by automatic billing

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