Calling All Moulders
W&WP highlights 12 moulders from a few of the industry leaders.
SCM GROUP USA
Lobo Machinery Corp.
Martin Woodworking Machinery Corp.
Williams & Hussey Machine Co. Inc.
The Bridgewood CM-555 5-spindle moulder from Wilke Machinery incorporates throughfeed design with a chainless feed system. The model features a full coverage sound cover and safety enclosure and has a central dust collection hook-up. The top spindle and infeed rollers can be adjusted independently. The top spindle will allow a 7.1-in. maximum cutter diameter. The workpiece capacity allowed is 9-in. wide by 5-in. thick. The moulder operates at a variable-speed feed rate of 17 to 65 fpm and 43.5 hp.
Mikron Woodworking Machinery
Woodstock International Inc.
The Sunhill four-sided, four-spindle moulder, Model 423S, has a two-stage pneumatic-pressure feed roll in tandem with a 6-ft infeed roller. The 3-hp feed motor allows for a variable feed rate from 20 to 82 fpm, Sunhill says. The spindles operate at 6,000 rpm, with 30mm movement on the vertical spindle and 40mm movement on the horizontal spindle.
Atlantic Machinery Corp.
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