Running Machine Program schedule set for Wood Pro Expo Florida
April 25, 2021 | 10:15 am CDT

The Running Machine Program will feature on-the-show floor demonstrations of new technology presented by six Wood Pro Expo Florida exhibitors.

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – The Running Machine Program (RMP) will bring live demonstrations of woodworking technology to the Wood Pro Expo Florida expo floor on both days of the show.

Five equipment exhibitors are scheduled to participate in the RMP’s event: CNC Factory,, Laguna Tools, Mereen-Johnson and SNX Technologies. Attendees are invited to attend any or all of these educational sessions for free. No additional registration is required.

The RMP provides a unique forum for woodworking professionals to see new technology in action, narrated by industry experts. The range of featured topics includes edgebanding, panel sizing rip saw optimization, dust collection and nested-based CNC routing. Here’s a quick look at what each of these WPE exhibitors plans to showcase during their RMP sessions.

Wood Pro Expo 2021 Running Machine Program schedule

CNC Factory, booth #347, will demonstrate the Python XPR CNC router, winner of FDMC’s Best CNC for 2020, The Python is engineered throughout with 5th Generation CNC technology, allowing for an inexperienced worker to quickly learn to efficiently operate it. Learn more., booth #341, will spotlight its Hush dust collectors, available in various horsepower ranges and compliant with NFPA 664 combustible dust prevention standards for indoor areas. Learn more.

Laguna Tools, booth #236, will feature a 4X8 CNC router with automatic loading and off-loading tables.

Mereen-Johnson, booth #340, will demonstrate the 1105 CNC Dovetailer, designed for high-production drawer box operations. The company will also showcase the Diehl SL 30 straight line ripsaw featuring Diehl's unique undercutting principle that provides quality cuts and simplifies dust collection. Learn more.

SNX Technologies, booth #335, will demonstrate the SNX nVision System1 G3 contour edgebander. It can edgeband parts up to 5 ft x 10 ft and from 0.5 in. to 2.25 in. thick. Learn more.

Register and learn more about the show, education program and exhibitors.

About the 2021 Closets Conference & Expo and Wood Pro Expo Florida
The Closets Conference & Expo is the annual national event for closet and home storage professionals. It is co-located with Wood Pro Expo Florida (WPE), a regional marketplace for woodworking professionals. The events are organized by Closets & Organized Storage and FDMC magazines respectively, each part of Woodworking Network. The twin-billing event is scheduled for June 8-10, 2021, at the Palm Beach Convention Center in Palm Beach, Fla.

The Closets Expo and WPE both lead off with a separate full-day conference on June 8, followed by the two-day expo, June 9-10, featuring woodworking machinery and supplies. Additional educational programming is offered on both days of the expo. Tours of local manufacturing plants and the popular Top Shelf Design Awards networking reception are also key components of the event.

For information about exhibiting, and sponsorship opportunities, contact Laurel Didier, publisher of Closets & Home Storage. For inquiries about WPE, contact Harry Urban, publisher of Woodworking Network. 

Additional 2021 Woodworking Network events
Wood Pro Expo Lancaster, Oct.14-15, 2021, Warehouse at the Nook, Lancaster County, Pa. -- Annual woodworking trade show and conference

Executive Briefing Conference (EBC) Sept. 8-10, 2021, The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Colo. -- Annual forecast of economic, technology and design trends for the North American woodworking industry.

Woodworking Machinery & Supply Conference & Expo (WMS), Nov. 4-6, 2021, International Centre, MIssissauga, Ontario -- Canada's national woodworking show.



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Rich Christianson is the owner of Richson Media LLC, a Chicago-based communications firm focused on the industrial woodworking sector. Rich is the former long-time editorial director and associate publisher of Woodworking Network. During his nearly 35-year career, Rich has toured more than 250 woodworking operations throughout North America, Europe and Asia and has written extensively on woodworking technology, design and supply trends. He has also directed and promoted dozens of woodworking trade shows, conferences and seminars including the Cabinets & Closets Conference & Expo and the Woodworking Machinery & Supply Conference & Expo, Canada’s largest woodworking show.