Woodworking Tools and Woodworking Machinery Article Archives

Grizzly adds 10" combo jointer/planer

Tuesday, 28 October 2008 17:15

Grizzly Industrial introduced a 10" jointer/planer combination machine at IWF 2008 that is designed for production applications. The jointer accommodates material up to 10-1/4" wide, and the planer has a work-piece capacity of 10" wide and 8-1/4" thick.



Bessey’s K Body REVO is bigger, stronger

Tuesday, 04 November 2008 16:56

Bessey Tools introduced its new K Body Revo at IWF 2008, a new and improved version of the company’s original K Body woodworking clamp. The Revo offers a 30 percent increase in clamping surface, up to 1,500 lbs. of clamping force, a large comfort grip handle, and quickly converts to a spreader, according to the clamp maker.



ShopBot adds “Buddy” to compact CNC line

Tuesday, 04 November 2008 16:53

ShopBot recently launched its newly designed compact and mobile CNC, the Buddy, which can handle larger pieces of sheet goods than its predecessor, the ShopBot BenchTop. The Buddy models come in either 32 or 48 PRSalpha or PRSstandard versions, depending on motor and drive system.



Polhemus brings 3-D lasers to woodshops

Tuesday, 04 November 2008 16:51

Polhemus has introduced a handheld 3-D laser scanner, called the FastSCAN, which can create a 3-D digital replica of an object in seconds. At IWF 2008, the company touted various versions of the product.



Stanley-Bostitch compressors add options

Monday, 06 October 2008 14:09

Stanley-Bostitch has unveiled two air compressors for cabinetmakers, finish carpenters, remodelers and roofers. The compressors are an upgrade over previous units and contain an oil-free 2-hp pancake compressor and a 3-hp stack compressor.



Page 73 of 79