Archives for January 2016

Hex right angle impact driver

Milwaukee Tool has expanded its M12 lithium-ion system with the introduction of the M12 ¼ in. hex right angle impact driver. The 12 V right angle impact driver features a 1.4 in. (3.6 cm) head diameter and driving speed of 2,425 rpm. Featuring a Milwaukee designed impact mechanism, the new tool delivers 600 in. lb […]

New door styles

WalzCraft has introduced the Adventure Series door and drawer front styles. The series allows the pairing of a square-edged stile or rail with a detailed profile to transform the look of a simple door. This unique look works well in transitional spaces and is great for adding subtle or bold detail to custom cabinetry. The […]

Laser-etched squares

Empire Level has introduced Hi-Vis Laser Etched products to its Squareline. The line will include a 7 in. (17.8 cm) and 12 in. (30.5 cm) Hi-Vis Laser Etched Rafter Squares (e2994 & e3992), and a 16 x 24 in. (40.6 x 61 cm) Hi-Vis Laser Etched Framing Square (e1190). Each square features permanent laser etched […]

Manual edgebander with glue pot

Casadei Busellato has introduced the ALA 10, a manual edgebander with an integrated glue pot. Advantages of the unit include the flexibility to edgeband virtually any type of panel, such as straight panels, shaped panels — concave and convex, and round panels. High flexibility tanks, interchangeable copiers and the front extension support allows work even […]

3D laminates in different styles

Premier Eurocase offers a wide selection of patterns and designs in 3D laminates (3DL) that includes solid colors, realistic woodgrains and abstract patterns. Its membrane press has the capacity to process 3DL components up to 47 x 95 in. with thicknesses ranging from 1/4 to 2 in. The company can also flat laminate 3D foils […]

E-letter: Outsider trading

Despite last week’s convulsions in the stock market, I resolved to ignore stocks in this note. It’s all people are talking about. So I tried to figure a way to write around the issue, and I can’t. After all, there it is. So…. I like to manipulate the stock market. Everybody does. Several years ago, […]

Edgebanding for zero glue-line

Doellken has developed edgebanding products that enable furniture and cabinet manufacturers to improve the strength and durability of their edge while virtually eliminating the traditional hot melt glue line.Fusion-Edge offers a factory pre-applied proprietary coating that is consistent and color coordinated with the edgebanding to ensure an invisible bond. The product is suitable for the […]

Slide has easy-close action

Accuride has expanded its heavy-duty product line with the addition of its model 3634 and its Easy-Close counterpart (3634EC), soft-closing slides designed for drawers up to 42 in. wide and loads up to 150 lb. Both 3634 models have the same cabinet member hole pattern as Accuride’s 3832 slides, simplifying installation and saving time in […]

Woodworking business software

Prime6400 V4.7.4 is the software platform developed by Prime Estimating & Software Services that integrates the estimating process of a woodworking business into its overall operational efficiency. The software is designed to incorporate the feel of pencil and paper, the way estimating used to be done, in order to maximize project, material and shop management […]