Product innovation: IWF Challengers Award entries for 2020
Peak Tool Works Endurance Diamond finger joint cutters.

Here is the list of Challenger Award entry products for 2020. This information on new product innovations was included in our IWF pre-show planner.


Challengers Award Company Name         Entry Name        Model #


Accuride International   Senseon Plus     Senseon Plus System

Apollo Sprayers Precision-5 Pro Limited Edition  P5PROLE-110-7700QT

Bacci America, Inc.         CNC turning lathe with four vertical spindles              T4MO CNC

Bacci America CNC turning lathe with four vertical spindles.

Bacci America, Inc.         Robotic feed system for high volume batch one outside profile/sand process      Master.Pro triple table CNC plus Robotic Feed

Bai Fu Co., Ltd   125kHz RFID card lock    NBWS-001/NBWS-002

Bill's Custom Trim LLC    The Chatternator Add on Profile Sander Model #100

Bill's Custom Trim LLC    The Chatternator Stand Alone Profile Sander              Model #200

Blum, Inc.           Easy Assembly App

Burkle North America Inc./EFI    Burkle/EFI Cubik Mineral Inks     EFI Cubik Ecosystem

C.R. Onsrud Inc. Osync Machine Analytics Version 3.3      Version 3.3

C.R. Onsrud Osync.

CNC Factory       Door jamb machine        HARP 7713-AL

Colonial Saw Company, Inc.        Lamello Cabineo 8 M6   Cabineo 8 M6

Crows Nest Software, Inc.           Crows Nest Software      Crows Nest

Eagle Machinery & Supply Co.    Eagle Straitline Gang Rip Saw     MB24-4H

Federal Brace    Versa Bracket    FB-03768 & FB-03933 (2 sizes)

Felder   lightPos-LED Vacuum pods positioning   Format4 CNC machining centers profit H200, H300 and H350

Felder   glueBox Glue System      Format-4 | Temora

Felder glueBox Glue System

Felder   PCS9Preventive Contact System Format 4 | Kappa 550 PCS

Gema USA Inc.  OptiFlex Pro       OFP-GM04-CG20-IG07

Guffey Systems Guffey Systems spray rack

Hafele   Connect Mesh   Various

Hafele   Free Space         Various

Hafele   Ixconnect Claw Connector CC 8/5/30      Various

Hymmen GmbH Maschinen-und Anlagenbau      Digital Stainiing Jupiter Digital Printing Line

ICA North America          S-MATT UVX - UVAX - AOX - OPX

IFS Coatings, Inc.             PureClad Powder coatings for wood

Kanefusa USA, Inc.          Eco Enshin Knife              Eco Enshin

Kundig AG/Weinig Holz-Her USA              Kundig Cados    #27492

Machine Tool Camp, LLC              Door jamb machine        HARP 7713-AL

MB Maschinenbau GmbH           ROBA Fusion double end tenoner              ROBA Fusion 1

Microjig              Matchfit Dovetail Clamp AP        DVC-850AP

Next Wave Automation Virtual Zero Unlimited   VZU

Northtech Machine LLC Touch activated straight line rip saw fence           L5 No Lock Air Locl fence

Ogden Group    Robot random length veneer feeder       RVF 75

Oneida Air Systems, Inc. 10-inch Single Phase rotary air lock valve              SAZ100001

Oneida Air Systems, Inc. Benchtop dust collector XAK000000

Oneida Air Systems, Inc. Dust Deputy Bagger cyclone separator kit              AXD000002-DDB

Oneida Air Systems, Inc. Supercell high-pressure dust collector    XSK000035

PaintLine            Portable Jobsite SprayBooth       PJSB

Peak Tool Works             Endurance Diamond finger joint cutters Diamond Finger Joint

Pillar Machine   Pillar HP5D         HP5D

Pressing Developments, LLC        Kora Veneer      Walnut

Samet   D-Lite Lift/Lift-Up Door Systems D-Lite lift hingeless single lift-up door systems

Samet   Flowbox / Power drawer box systems     Flowbox / Power Soft Close Height 106mm Length 500mm

Samet   Supreme American Type face frame cabinet hinge           Supreme Hinge 1-1/4

Shelf-Maid         Shelf-Maid Floating Shelf Bracket             T-LOC

TigerStop LLC     TigerSaw Miter XL           MiterXL

TigerSaw Miter XL

ToppLine Incorporated  The Blind Stapler             #1

Uneeda Ekadiamond Sponges

USNR    AddVantage chop & rip saw optimizer with deep learning AI              AddVantage AI

Valinge Innovation Sweden AB   No tool assembly of framed cabinets              Threespine

Voorwood         A5615 style and rail machine


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