Defect saw, optimizer and end matcher
July 14, 2014 | 9:33 am CDT

The Marinus Powermax 300 All-in-one Defect Saw and End Matcher from Akhurst Machinery cuts out defects, cuts to length and/or optimizes and endmatches wooden boards for a variety of  purposes, ranging from softwood wall and ceiling panelling to hardwood floorboards. It is a new development in wooden floor machinery and features high capacity with advanced servo drive and control technique, says the company. The Powermax 300 weighs 7850 lbs (3550 kg) with a total power of 62HP (40 kW). It has a cutter diameter of 5” (125mm) and sawblade diameter of 550mm (21.6”).  Optional attachments include a short piece attachment for 10” (250mm) min. output lengths, which can be added to the machine. An Auto Mechanical Stop, which works with Herringbone and/or Parquet Flooring production, includes an adjustable length auto mechanical stop for 17.9” (4500mm) up to 60” (1500mm) with an accuracy of +/-0.004”.