Cutting-edge technology

Thermwood says it is revolutionizing the industry with its new Cut Ready Cut Center. The company says this new technology looks like a CNC router, but works intuitively with touch-screen operation. The machine can make cabinets, cabinet doors, doors, mouldings, furniture and much more. Cut Ready can make 20 million products that include 10,000 cabinet […]

Already wired in

According to Powermatic, cabinetmakers, woodworkers, remodellers, and do-it-yourselfers in the market for a new saw may want to take a good look at the company’s latest gold-standard addition: the PM1000 table saw, which is an evolution from the superior line of PM2000 and PM3000 table saws. The PM1000 offers many of the same features and […]

Fill her up

Wintersteiger has expanded its product range to include what it calls the perfect combination: wood-surface repairs and thin-cutting saws. The semi- and fully-automatic timber repair and cosmetics (TRC) systems allow for a surface to be repaired in just one filling procedure, regardless of the system user’s skill levels. This feature significantly reduces rejected items while […]

Straight and true

The Carvex Jigsaw from Festool allows users to tackle the most demanding of applications. It features multiple base plates for cutting wood, wood-like materials, plastics and metals — adapting to the most challenging of tasks. The PS 420 version of this jigsaw is precise with its automatic blade guidance, stroboscopic lights, and zero-clearance splinter guard […]

An ambitious track saw

Festool says its TS 55 REQ sets a whole new standard for track saws. With its accuracy and versatility, a good comparison for this saw isn’t other track saws, but advanced table saws, mitre saws and panel saws. Add in its advanced portability and ease-of-use, the TS 55 REQ makes for a high-precision cutting solution […]