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Festool unveils clamping system for small shops

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 11 April 2016 00:00

festoolFestool USA has introduced a portable, suction-based clamping system, the VAC SYS.

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Find new ways to put your CNC to work

Written by John English Monday, 11 April 2016 00:00

cnc1The bane of small shops has always been scheduling. We work in waves. We’re either too busy or too slow. Adding CNC capabilities often helps ease part of the problem as production can be increased to smooth out the busy months. But those slow times still show up, often in winter months, and now it’s not just the crew that are idle: there’s also an expensive CNC router just sitting there, not paying its rent.

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Cefla North America unveils new spray booth

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 11 April 2016 00:00

cefla1Cefla North America says its Mito-K spray booth, part of the company’s new family of spray systems, offers small-to-medium sized woodworking manufacturers the ability to have automated spraying capabilities. With a small footprint and relatively compact size, the system is suitable for water- and solvent-based materials, as well as adhesives.

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Adobe Illustrator add-on gives design preview

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 11 April 2016 00:00

adobe1Image Paint, from Amazon Canvas, is a new software program for designing and producing wood inlay and marquetry features. The add-on for the graphics editing program, Adobe Illustrator, provides an accurate rendering of the final design along with the ability to make changes, according to its developer.

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ShopSabre presents ‘affordable’ Pro Series

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 14 March 2016 00:00

shopsabreShopSabre, a U.S. manufacturer of CNC routers and plasmas, introduced a Pro Series model featuring a dual Y-axis ball-screw drive system with hidden Y-axis bearings for longer life and more precision. This drive system, combined with servomotors, allow shops of any size to be more efficient and profitable, says the company.

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