I prefer glazed

There’s a new glaze from Elias Woodwork. Its Ceruse Glaze accentuates wood grain, especially in quarter- and rift-cut oak, the company says. Ceruse creates a unique look that blends modern grey colours with a rustic touch of vanilla glaze in wood pores and grain. Doors are shown in red oak, quarter cut, select, natural stone stain, and […]

Fast wood floor manufacturing

Doucet Machineries’ new EzyPac 200 fully automated floor nesting station can easily handle the most labour-intensive tasks in wood floor manufacturing, the company says. It picks and places approximately 25 boards per minute. Each station handles one grade of wood. Up to nine rows can be formed simultaneously. EzyPac 200 features include a three-axis linear […]

Dovetail expansion

Elias Woodwork has expanded its line of drawer boxes with new dovetail drawers. They come prefinished and can be shipped ready to install or unassembled, the company says in a release. Elias has included a trash/recycling drawer box in the new line because these have become increasingly popular in kitchen design, says the company. Elias […]

Getting more current

Mirka has expanded its range of Deros 220- to 240-volt handheld, orbital sanders with a new 100- to 120-volt model for the North American electrical current. The Deros line of lightweight, variable-speed (4,000 to 10,000 rpm) sanders come with both five- and six-inch pads. Air channels leading to the center of the backing pads increase […]

Knotty pedestals

Osborne has expanded its selection of pedestals, which includes four new models and accompanying kits. The kits come with matching feet and pre-installed hardware. The new expansion almost doubles the selection of the company’s pedestal components. These four new pedestal kits range from Victorian to traditional, single base to double base, and all stand 25-inches […]

Line includes new wood species

WalzCraft has introduced Australian Wormy Chestnut to its line of wood grades and species used in the fabrication of cabinet doors, drawers and millwork. The wood is a sub-species of the Eucalyptus family and features mineral, pitch, pin-knots, and an abundance of insect holes. Another unique feature is a pronounced fire stripe in the growth […]

Rolled cork

Originally popular in the early 20th century in commercial and institutional applications, Outwater says cork has begun to re-establish itself as a very practical, resilient and easy-to-use product for bulletin boards and wall facing. Readily and repeatedly harvested from cork oak trees, it is an environmentally friendly material in addition to offering value and design […]

Formaldehyde-free panels

PureBond from Columbia Forest Products is a formaldehyde-free hardwood plywood technology that is non-toxic, contains soy-free adhesive, and is North American made. The company also says that this product is cost-competitive. PureBond MDF and Particleboard is also available upon request. The hardwood plywood panels contain no added urea formaldehyde components and are assembled with no […]

Lots of grains

Teragren’s Scientific Certification Systems Indoor Advantage Gold-certified traditional bamboo panels and veneer are ideal for cabinetry, reception areas, wall treatments, furniture and more — with the benefit of the highest air quality rating. Teragren says that these bamboo panels machine nicely, finish cleanly and offer a wide variety of grains to complement any decor or […]