Mid-range dust collectors
MacDonald Steel's new mid range dust
collectors are available up to 12,000
cfm. Designed for small woodworking
shops and schools, the modular construction of the unit allows for a "bolt together"
assembly. Collected waste can be unloaded into drums or optional equipment
for continuous unloading into a small haul
Modular machining center
SCM's Author morbidelli m100/200 modular machining center is run by the Suite Maestro software which has specific modules for
every production cycle. It features a machining head with 17 k W output and 24,000
rpm maximum rotation speed, and a 5-axis
direct-driven spindle head. The machine can
be configured according to the customer’s
needs and investment plan, and can accommodate up to four machining units.
Chrome carbide knives
Grasche, USA's new KCRO8 chrome sub-
micron carbide knives by Ceratizit offer up
to two times more cutting life than traditional
tungsten carbide. Grasche says the Ceratizit
KCRO8 knives can double production for
high automation planing, routing, profiling,
and many other wood applications.
Diamond tooling support
Leitz says its diamond tooling provides longer run
times, better finish quality, and improved process
efficiency, so it is critical to have exceptional
service and support from the tooling supplier to
maximize benefits. The support provided by Leitz
Tooling covers service from proper application
and operation to continued maintenance.