Rikon showed a ‘smart’ band saw at IWF 201, featuring Sriatech’s Digital Variable Reluctance (DVR) motor.
Festool has a new dust extraction accessory, the CT Cyclone, that separates and collects large particles before they enter the company’s portable vacuum units.
With hundreds of trees already dead throughout North America, ash is in a state of limbo.
The annual League of New Hampshire Craftsmen’s Fair took place Aug. 4-12 at Mount Sunapee Resort in Newbury, N.H.
The Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers of America has honored two of its member companies with Patriot Awards, production machinery manufacturer Mereen-Johnson of Minneapolis, and dust collection equipment manufacturer Air Handling Systems of Woodbridge, Conn.
Compass Software has enhanced its staircase production software by providing internet-based drawing compatibility and augmented reality viewing.
CabWriter, a developer of cabinet design software, has released Version 2.0 of its CabWriter Pro, CabWriter Home and CabWriter CNC programs.
Stiles Machinery is showcasing a wide range of solid wood manufacturing solutions at IWF 2018 in Atlanta, including several new machines starting at under $100,000.
The Felder Group introduced its Format-4 Creator 950 CNC machine center at the German trade fair, Ligna.
Milwaukee had its annual new product event in May, unveiling tools for carpentry, plumbing, electrical and other trades.
The theme of “Wood, Trees and the Forest” inspired students at the Maine College of Art to design chairs for the Wilsonart Challenge.
Festool offers a new knock-down connector, specifically aimed at cabinetmakers for reassembly at the job site.
Festool has been busy updating seven models in its CT Dust Extractor line to improve their functionality.