Clip-on bracket offers new mounting possibilities

The Accuride Clip-On Bracket enables cabinet makers to bottom- or platform-mount popular models of the company’s side-mount slides. The extra level of versatility of the bracket supports the following models of drawer slide: 2109, 2132, 3732, 3832E Classic, 3832EDO, 3832ESC, 3832EHDSC and CH3832. The bracket requires no tools (screws or bolts) for installation and is […]

Friction guide system designed for reliable slide movement

Accuride has announced the FG115 Friction Guide System. Said to be affordable, lightweight, easy-to-install and low-maintenance, the linear track system brings smooth, reliable slide movement to automated machinery in production lines. The system is designed with two core components: a rail and a carriage. Customers may choose rail lengths of 1 or 2 metres, as […]

Automatic sanding machine for wood, veneer and lacquer

The KSN series from Weber is a redesigned automatic sanding machine for wood sanding, veneer sanding and lacquer sanding for artisans and industry. Up to 4 sanding stations allow for different machining variations. All the sanding and brushing stations can be installed in any order, to suit requirements. Due to the angled corner positioning, the […]

Pocket door system optimizes cabinet space

The pocket door system from Salice has a cam-assisted sliding action that is said to be enhanced by a linear damping system to gently control the final opening and closing movement. The system is easy to install and remove from the cabinet and allows the doors to open and close smoothly and uniformly, the company […]

Multi-blade rip saw provides reliable tool clamping

The ProfiRip 340 multi-blade rip saw from Weinig Holz-Her Canada is said to provide greater timber yield due to laser-supported TimberMax software and ProfiCut Direct controls with touchscreen. Benefits of the saw include: glueable cut; up to 3-fold blade adjustment with extended slider or chipper; fast retooling without tools with QuickFix feature; reliable tool clamping […]

Machines process raw and painted panels

Excellent finishing results are said to be obtained when machining raw and painted panels due to the wide range of units (cross-belt, calibrating roller, sanding roller, super-finisher) that come with the DMC Eurosystem from SCM. Combining an aggressive roller with sensitive EPICS electronic sectional pad, the working width is 1350 mm, min/max working thickness (mobile […]

CNC machine centre drills panel holes, inserts dowels

The creator 950 CNC machine centre from Felder is said to provide complete panel processing with an interior design of 7.3 sq. ft. in a variety of equipment options. Four-sided formatting is standard, with no vacuum pods and intuitive console positioning featured. The units are compliant with CE regulations and suitable for automation solutions in […]

When it comes to vacuum hold-down: Don’t suck

An often-overlooked aspect of digital manufacturing is how to hold down the material while performing the machining operation. Over the years and after talking to various manufacturers large and small at one end of the country or the other, everyone agrees that this small function is often the source of major frustration and can lead […]

U.S. District Court, industry, back formaldehyde emission standards

Remarkable cooperation After years of industry associations cooperating with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on formaldehyde emission standards, a recent position reversal by the EPA prompted a court decision to allow the rollout of the standards to continue, but at slower pace. On February 16, 2018, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District […]

Another box builder? No.

Quality hums at custom cabinet shop Nestled in a leafy family neighbourhood in Winnipeg, Man., custom cabinet shop Mosiac Millwork has been serving the local high-end residential market for 13 years. Co-owners Randy Gunnink and Dan Nobel both have Red Seal Journeyman Certificates in Cabinet Making and have an easy way to remember just how […]