Preview Issue

May 2018


News Desk

CMA conference draws 200 to Denver.
‘Rough Cut’ features  new host.
World of Wood addresses market growth.

WOOD MARKETS: Teak’s beauty comes with a steep price.

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FINISHING: Protection and durability. By Bob Flexner

THE CUTTING EDGE: Listen to your machines.  By Bob Barone

PRO SHOP: Follow the money.  By Scott Grove 

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Tools & Techniques

DeWalt offers redesigned 3.0 Ah battery.

16 Festool updates dust extractors, adds Bluetooth capabilities.

18 Jet makes improvements to ProShop saw series.

20 Grizzly’s milestone moment means more new machines.

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FAMILY MAKES IT WORK: The Crawfords have been running a successful cabinet business in eastern Georgia for more than three decades.


FINISHING WHAT THEY’VE STARTED: Equipment manufacturers are using new technology to affect how and where we spray.

CATCHING UP WITH CAD/CAM: CNC software providers are always up to something new, reflected in the latest versions of their products.

A LITTLE GOES A LONG WAY: With work cells, small steps often result in big changes.

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