in Hannover, Germany, this year was
Vecoplan’s Live Service system. This
technology equips Vecoplan machinery
customers with special glasses based
on Google Glasses. Using the glasses,
the customer can directly connect to Ve-
coplan technicians to help troubleshoot
and service their machines.
New RTA hardware
Last year saw the rise of several new
plastic joinery systems from FastenLink
and Lockdowel. This year saw more
plastic hardware and joinery solutions.
Lockdowel won a Visionary Award in
the Hardware category for its snap-on
drawer slides. Designed to significantly
reduce cabinet drawer installation
time and costs, the slides feature the
company’s E-clips, allowing users to
quickly and easily install drawer slides
for complete tool-less installation.
Lamello, represented by Colonial Saw
in the U.S., introduced its Cabineo
RTA fastener for use with nested-based
CNC routers. Without the need for
edge boring, a toolpath is machined
into the workpiece surface so the one-piece connector can be tapped into
Precision tooling for
High Production Tools & Systems For Wood & Advanced Materials
Create a wide variety of door
designs with accuracy and
efficiency using the precision
tooling from Leitz – made
specifically for the MDF
cabinet door industry.
• Longer tool life with the possibility
of multiple re-sharpenings
• Profiles can be mixed to create
a variety of door designs
• Competitively-priced custom
profiles are available
• Backed by high quality, reliable
• Compliments the Leitz robust product offering
for cabinet door manufacturers which includes
spoilboard surfacing cutters, solid carbide
boring bits, diamond-tipped nesting router
bits, and ThermoGrip shrink chucks
Learn more at leitztooling.com or by
contacting your local representative.
We shape the future
Leitz Tooling I 4301 East Paris Avenue S.E.
Grand Rapids, MI 49512 I 800.253.6070
When good isn’t good enough.
Lockdowel’s snap-on drawer slides
use the companies plastic connectors.
Lamello’s Cabineo RTA fasteners work
with nested-based CNC routers.