CNC router covers five axes

The MultiCam 8000 series 5-axis CNC routers offer a broad range of standard table sizes and Z-axis open-height configurations. Designed for high-speed, heavy-duty routing, the machines are said to be easy to configure to meet requirements in woodworking, plastics, non-ferrous metals and composites industries. Units are made of structural-steel, tubular-frame construction coupled with a moving-gantry […]

Manual notching machine

Hoffman USA has introduced the MORSO NM manual notching machine. The NM is manually operated, standard-duty notching machine for the production of beaded face-frames, French-mitered cabinet doors as well as muntin and mullion joints. The manual model accepts material up to 4½ in. wide, allowing the operator to process a wide range of face frame […]

Get an edge

Royce/AYR’s PCD or Insert Cutter Assembly mounted on a CUBIT Hydro sleeve has a completely enclosed, dust-free adjustment system. The micro-adjust allows fast, precision changes for tongue or groove. You can make tool adjustments without taking the tool off the shaft. Royce/AYR says the double Hydro sleeve provides long tool life. The tool is available […]

The new breed

Wintersteiger calls the new DSG Notum its “next generation” of frame saws. Features include a magazine for continuous feed of wood blocks; a double planer; and a touch-screen display. The electrically controlled down-pressure system makes set-up easy and fast. The symmetrical saw frame puts continuous, even pressure on the saw blades for consistent precision. Cutting […]

Designed for big CNC jobs

One of Holz-Her’s newest CNC machine is the five-axis Multirex 7125 Flex. It’s built for a wide variety of demanding jobs such as cutting panel materials and solid wood. Machining length is 5.4 metres. With this length capacity, it handles even large door components easily, says Holz-her. Y-axis lengths are 1.4 or 1.6 metres. The 7125 has a […]

Four new axioms

Rockler has added four new Axiom AutoRoute CNC machines to its product offerings. They are designed for shops looking to upgrade from entry-level machines, or as a first-time purchase of a precision CNC unit. The units feature liquid-cooled motors for quiet operation. Universal router mounts accept a wide variety of common woodworking routers. All machines […]

Expanding capabilities

Thermwood has added new capabilities to its Cut Ready Cut Center. You can now have custom products programed into the machine, with Thermwood’s new Special Products program. The company will install definitions for all your custom products, in all their variations. If you make office furniture, Thermwood has also added a line of office furniture […]

More cutting, less effort

When you need to use cutting pliers in the shop or on an installation, Irwin Tool has expanded its Vise-Grip line of cutting pliers with new Max Leverage Diagonal Cutting Pliers and Max Leverage End Cutting Pliers. The two new pliers use Irwin’sPowerslot technology. The company says this provides twice the cutting power with half […]

Making short work of long panel cuts

Hendrick Manufacturing’s new HC6 PL Panel Saw cuts panels up to 12 feet long. The heavy-duty, high speed computerized saw cuts to both four- and six-inch depths. It has a 25 hp, variable-speed motor (20 hp with four-inch depth cut; 25 hp with six-inch depth cut). It features quick blade change, dual fully-automatic crosscut side […]

Good, good, anti-vibrations

Fein Tools has launched its new MultiMaster 350 Q. It features a patented fast-change system, and a metal drive head with high load capacity. The MultiMaster has a two-by-1.7-degree angular range. The motor is 350 W, and the fan is a new design for optimal air flow. The MultiMaster also features new anti-vibration construction, with […]