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Safety monitoring system

The SafeDetect from Weinig Holz-Her USA is a safety area monitoring system for the Holz-Her Epicon Series CNC Machines. The SafeDetect system utilizes six sensors that monitor the operator’s location in relation to moving areas of the machine without being affected by woodchips or dust. Additionally, ride-along lasers visually represent the safe areas to the machine operator.

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Turbo dust collector

The Supercell Turbo dust collector from Oneida Air Systems generates up to 536 CFM and supplies more airflow to tools requiring higher CFM and to more ports than previous models.  The Supercell achieves high levels of static pressure and CFM to accommodate woodworking tools with 1-5” diameter dust ports.

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Enhanced over stack panel feeder

Black Bros. has engineered several improvements to its Over Stack Panel Feeder, which robotically pushes substrates off an autoindexing scissor lift and into production equipment. Enhancements include: increased pushing force and running speed, up to 300 lbs. and 100+ fpm; increased range of board thicknesses, now capable of feeding board of 1/8” up to 4”; and improved air cylinder, carriage movement, and operator ergonomics.

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Silicone-free lubricant spray

Available from ACMOS, Waxilit 22-2411 is a silicone-free lubricant spray designed to minimize friction on contact surfaces of woodworking machinery, including table saws, moulders, and planers. The company says Waxilit provides an excellent sliding action, protects metal surfaces from corrosion and resin accumulation, and is economical in consumption.

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Laser for cutting and engraving

The R Series lasers are offered with an open, ergonomic design, bed sizes up to 51.1" x 35.4", and 100W DC of laser power, allowing users to cut and engrave a range of materials. The R400 midsized model is available with an optional rotary attachment for processing round and cylindrical items such as tumblers, further expanding your processing capabilities.

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Optimization and nesting software

The BlueCell v2.0 optimization and nesting software from Eurosoft Inc. features updated design and graphics, comprehensive machining data display and a pattern editor update. Data and technology improvements include simplified yield and stacking adjustments, separate saw and CNC settings, command line script execution and an intuitive data import process.

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Bench top dust collector

The BenchTop Mini dust collector from Oneida Air Systems delivers on-the-go source collection for power tools lacking dust ports, including rotary tools and hand sanders. When placed in close proximity, the BenchTop Mini continuously captures fine dust as it’s being generated, preventing the majority of particles from escaping into the shop air.

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Closet design software

ClosetPro Software is a cutting-edge closet design and presentation software, the company says, offering beautiful 3D walkthroughs and hi-res renders to share with customers. Real-time proposal generation and the ability to export designs to CAM software will simplify the sales cycle. ClosetPro says its software was built to help users design and sell more closets.

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4-bag dust collection system

The Dustek Classic Series C1500 Dust Collector is a 5000cfm internal dust system. With a total of 60 cubic feet of storage capacity, 14” dia. Inlet, and four 60” upper cloth filter bags that filter down to 1-2 micron. The system works on any CNC machining center, several small machines or a 5-head moulder. The C1500 high efficiency, self-contained internal return dust collection system complete with 15HP, 3 Phase, 208-230/460 volt enclosed fan cooled motor. It has a CFM rating of 5000.

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Non-filled EVA hotmelt glue

SNX has introduced a high-performance non-filled EVA hotmelt glue for straight-line and contour edgebanders. The non-filled XE195-220c clear glue will give a user much better adhesion with an invisible glue line. With no clay fill to burn, the gue can have an operating temperature of up to 220 degrees Celsius. The glue is available in a 2 lb. sample size, 5-gallon pail, 44 lb. bag and by the pallet.