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Stiles opens finishing lab in North Carolina

Stiles Machinery held a grand-opening event Oct. 4-6 at its Stiles Finishing Technologies facility in High Point, N.C.

The event showcased the latest in innovations for finishing and sanding equipment in North America with more than 20 surface technology installations on display, according to the company.

Throughout the three day event, international experts hosted more than a dozen educational seminars on the latest finishing and surface preparation technologies including digital imaging processes, sanding application recipes, the latest developments in waterborne coatings, as well as application techniques and many more.

The event drew more than 200 customers to the company’s 10,000-sq.-ft. finishing lab. The showroom and finishing lab will remain open for visitors throughout the year. To schedule an appointment, contact Stephan Waltman at 616-698-7500 or

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