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‘Neither sand nor paper’

‘Neither sand nor paper’

An explanation of the abrasives used in today’s sandpaper, plus a few tips for best results

GuffeySystems

Guffey Systems launches new website

With the launch of its new website, Guffey Systems in Seymour, Tenn. is providing customers an information-rich site to learn about and purchase its award-winning vertical finishing systems PivotLine and PivotPoint.

GRR-RIPPER

MicroJig’s flagship product available in Home Depot Canada

MicroJig’s flagship product, the GRR-RIPPER, will be in all 200 Home Depot Canada stores starting May 21 through Father’s Day until June 26, according to the company.

REHAU

REHAU adds RAUVISIO Noir Compact

REHAU announces the newest application of its RAUVISIO Noir monotonic matte surface, RAUVISIO Noir Compact.

Grass Tipmatic Vionaro

Grass features two drawer opening systems

Grass America presents its Tipmatic Soft-Close and Sensomatic opening systems.

Vollmer VG260

New tool and cutter grinders from Vollmer

Vollmer introduces three new VGrind tool and cutter grinders based on the company’s double-spindle concept which enables precise and efficient multi-level machining of carbide tools such as drills, milling cutters, or reamers.

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Still earning its keep

It’s not the best router around – not even the best that I own – but it’s still a personal favorite.

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A cordless convert

I finally decided to try a tool I’ve resisted for years and bought a cordless sander.

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Developing a pattern

When making a reproduction, sometimes you make a lot of guesses. But other times, you can just let a pattern be your guide.

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Scrap process

I’ve said here at least a dozen times over the years that there’s no such thing as scrap. There is, however, wood that’s just not very useful.

How to secure material to a spoilboard

Wood moves, and CNC operators must deal with that when machining with a spoilboard

Häfele, Akhurst Machinery begin expansion projects

Häfele and Akhurst embark on expansion projects