Video: DBS automated trash center at AWFS Fair

By Rich Christianson | Posted: 08/09/2011 2:00AM


Drawer Box Specialties' President Glen Blankenship demonstrates the company's new automated recycling center that opens via a foot pedal and automatically closes.

 The Orange, CA-based says Helping Hands Trash Center is an automated recycling/refuse drawer center controlled by micro-chip technology. This ‘hands-free’ drawer system automatically opens and closes the drawer by utilizing various methods of touch, including a hidden drawer kick, and remote frequency activation devices and is especially beneficial for handicapped individuals.



About the Author

Rich Christianson

Rich Christianson is Associate Publisher and Editor at Large of Woodworking Network. During his 25+ years covering the wood products industry, Rich has toured hundreds of manufacturing plants throughout North America, Europe and Asia. His reporting has covered everything from the state of the industry and impact of wood imports to technology and environmental issues. In his current capacity he is responsible for editing the daily Woodworking Network Update newsletter and coordinating events including the annual Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo and Canada’s biennial Woodworking Machinery & Supply Expo. He can be contacted at or follow him on Google+.

Read more of Rich Christianson's blogs.

Comments (0) Leave a comment 

e-Mail (required)


characters left


Search our database for woodworking equipment, supplies and services:

Select a category:

Feedback Form
Feedback Form