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WMMA honors past president with Ralph B. Baldwin award

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 July 2017 00:00

wmmaThe Wood Machinery Manufacturers of America bestowed its highest honor, the Ralph B. Baldwin Award, to past president Jamison Scott at the 2017 Woodworking Industry Conference, which was held April 25-28 in Rancho Mirage, Calif.

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Covering all angles

Written by John English Monday, 17 July 2017 00:00

stratos_toolchangerThe addition of an aggregate head to a standard CNC router allows a woodworker to mount more than one tool at the same time or to work at angles other than the standard spindle — or indeed do both simultaneously. Adding a head that can accommodate two, three or even four tools without having to stop and change for each function can dramatically speed up routing and sawing operations. And working at variable angles lets the CNC tool create chamfers, reach into tight corners and new places, and cut some interesting profiles and parts.

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Colonial Saw executive VP elected chairman of WMIA

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 July 2017 00:00

wmmaColonial Saw executive vice president David Rakauskas was elected chairman of the Woodworking Machinery Industry Association’s board during the 2017 Woodworking Industry Conference.

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Massachusetts woodworkers gain fellowship awards

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 12 June 2017 00:00

silas_screenTwo Massachusetts woodworkers — Silas Kopf of Northampton and Jack Mauch of Allston — were presented with Artist Fellowship awards from the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

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Couple set to open Maine Coast Craft School

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 12 June 2017 00:00

school_constructionAs Drew and Louise Langsner wind down 40 years of teaching and boarding guests at their school, Country Workshops in Marshall, N.C., their friends Kenneth and Angela Kortemeier are creating a traditional woodworking school in Bristol, Maine.

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