Archives for April 2016

CNC machine sports small footprint

The M-series small footprint CNC machine from C.R. Onsrud features rigid frame construction, smooth, responsive drive mechanisms and many of the features on bigger models. The series includes: 4-pole, reversible, 24,000 rpm high torque spindle; HSK-63F spindle taper and tool holders, with 1 in. (25 mm) collet capacity; over 10 in. of Z-axis clearance and […]

HMA officers, board elected for 2016

The board of directors of the Hardwood Manufacturers Association (HMA) elected Richard Wilkerson, Anderson-Tully Company, Vicksburg, Miss., president of the HMA at its National Conference and Expo in Fort Worth, Texas, March 9. Other HMA officers for 2016 are vice president: Bob Miller, Frank Miller Lumber Company, Union City, Ind.; and executive vice president: Linda […]

Pocket tops for play and pay

Instagram, Facebook, crowdfunding, 3D printing, Pay- Pal, EDC…. Indiegogo, YouTube, Kickstarter, Twitter. It is like getting caught in a Star Trek transponder. Lots of buzz. Lots of potential. No substance. Or is there? Marketing in social media can get huge margins, payment in advance, project funding and branding. And so can the lottery pay you […]

Streamlined metal drawer system

Lineabox, the new metal drawer system from Salice, is said to be characterized by clean and simple lines and by a streamlined and sophisticated aesthetics. Uncluttered with holes or assembly components, it is available in three different heights and can be 4- and 3-sided in metal or also 2-sided with the drawer front and back […]