CNC machining center with artificial
Thermwood's new Cut Ready 43 features "Artie," a
cutting-edge, artificial intelligence engine inside the
Cut Ready control that allows a user to make products
without a CNC programmer. The user tells Artie what
is wanted and it creates a program to make it. The
company says it is capable of programming tens of
millions of unique products and is constantly learning
how to make and do more and more new things. The Cut Ready 43 is equipped with a
5x8 table, a 21-position tool changer, and a high flow vacuum hold-down system.
Vertical panel saws
Safety Speed say its vertical panel saws provide
woodworkers with user friendly equipment, safe
durable products, and expert service. The com-
pany's saws feature a cut tolerances range from
1/32 to 0.005 inches straight and square.
PANEL PROCESSING PRODUCTS
CAMaster's new Cobra Elite CNC router
is designed for cutting wood, composites,
plastics, foam, and non-ferrous metals. The
Cobra Elite features a 12 HP HSD spindle,
a brush-less digital AC servo-drive system,
25 MM precision rails and bearings,
and 10: 1 precision planetary gearboxes.
The 5x10 ft machine boasts 1,500 IPM
cut speed and 2,500 IPM rapid traverse
speed, and features an automatic tool
changer, extended gantry heights, drill
banks, vacuum tables, vacuum pod systems, and aggregate heads.
Vertical CNC machining center
Holz-Her says the Evolution Vertical CNC machining
center provides four-sided machining with a workpiece
holding system that leaves no pressure marks from the
clamps. With its patent-pending vacuum clamping
system, the Evolution provides vertical and horizontal
drilling, saw cutting and routing without reclamping. It
has a processing dimension of 3,200mm in direction X
and 920mm in direction Y.
Edgebander for the small shop
Available from Virutex, the EB140-PLC glue pot
edgebander offers users complete control via a touchscreen, including the status of every operation and
adjustments to make. The machine has top and bottom trimmers and pneumatic end trimmers, for tapes
of up to 3mm and plastic laminate strips. It offers
easy and direct adjustment of the trimming bits and
copying devices by digital meters, and simultaneous
adjustment for the tape thickness, the guide and the gluing roller by a single digital meter.
The company suggests that it be used
CNC Shark HD4 Extended is a CNC
router with a small footprint. With a color
pendant controller and auto alignment,
the Shark HD4 features a heavy-duty
gantry reinforced with plate aluminum and
a rigid interlocking aluminum table, anti-
backlash, and wear-compensated high
precision lead screws on all three axes.
with a 2-1/4HP router or the optional
1-inch vacuum cup
Better Vacuum Cups (BVC) offers a 1-in. vacuum cup for pod and rail and flat table CNC machines.
Now available in 48mm and 74mm heights, the company says they are ideal to use when machining
solid wood cabinetry doors or for smaller parts that are done by hand.