Running Machine Program features interactive technology demos
October 6, 2021 | 6:28 pm CDT

The Running Machine Program provides a unique forum for woodworking professionals to see new technology in action, narrated by industry experts.

MANHEIM, Lancaster County, Pa. – The ever-popular Running Machine Program (RMP) returns to Wood Pro Expo Lancaster, Oct. 14-15 at the Spooky Nook Sports complex.

This year’s edition of the RMP will feature live scheduled demonstrations by three WPE exhibitors: CNC Factory, NewCNC, and RT Machine.

Attendees are invited to attend any or all of these educational sessions taking place each day of the show for free. No additional registration is required.

2021 Wood Pro Expo Lancaster Running Machine Program Schedule

The RMP provides a unique forum for woodworking professionals to see new technology in action, narrated by industry experts. These interactive sessions provide ample time for Q&A. The range of featured processes includes a complete cut-bore-band work cell, plus CNC dovetailing, edgebanding, and nested-based CNC routing. 

Here’s a quick rundown of what each participating WPE exhibitor plans to showcase in the RMP sessions.

CNC Factory, booth #504, 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, which allows for an inexperienced worker to quickly learn to efficiently operate it. Learn more.

NewCNC, booth #502, will present live demonstrations of a nest/band/bore work cell consisting of its Talent T4 CNC router, Fuse 6 edgebander, and horizontal boring and slotting machine. The demonstrations will focus on cabinet manufacturing, door manufacturing, CNC boring, and CNC carving. Learn more.

RT Machine, booth #503, will demonstrate the Mereen-Johnson 1101 CNC dovetail machine, which combines flexibility with fast changeover. Learn more.

Wood Pro Expo Lancaster 2021

About Wood Pro Expo
Wood Pro Expo is a regional event for woodworking businesses that brings together suppliers and experts for a localized presentation of equipment and supply solutions. WPE includes a strong educational program on best practices for shop production including CNC basics, employee recruitment, finishing, lean manufacturing, business management, software, and shop safety. The expo features a wide variety of equipment and supplies geared to small and medium-size shops.

The 2021 edition of Wood Pro Expo Lancaster takes place Oct. 14-15 at the Spooky Nook Sports Center/Warehouse at the Nook in Manheim (Lancaster County), Pa. For information visit

For exhibitor information contact Lewis Goldman at [email protected] or phone 800-969-2212. 

More upcoming Woodworking Network events
Wood Machinery & Supply Conference & Expo (WMS), Feb. 24-26, 2022, International Centre, Mississauga, Ontario.

Closets Conference & Expo co-located with Wood Pro Expo California, April 27-29, 2022, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, Calif.

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