Blog Archive

19Mar

A Beginner’s Guide to Veneer & Lacquer Sanding

Veneer and lacquer are two popular coverings that enhance the aesthetic of wood. To ensure a smooth, professional look and feel, wood pieces that are covered with veneer or lacquer must be sanded thoroughly. However, considering the thin and delicate nature

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26Feb

How Rotary Brush Machines Improve Edge Quality

From rolling cabinets in the ER to refrigerator doors, burrs or sharp edges on metal parts can pose a serious risk to both workers and consumers. Whether it’s a snagged jacket or a sliced finger, serious repercussions can stem from these troublesome

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26Feb

An Introduction to Cabinet Finishing Systems

When it comes to cabinet finishing systems, there are numerous actions that need to take place before a cabinet enters the market. From its drawer sides to its toe kicks, every part of a cabinet needs to meet your company’s high standards before it can be

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26Feb

Finding the Right Machine for Heavy Stock Removal

Heavy stock removal is the process of clearing away large amounts of material (or stock) from a workpiece. For wooden pieces, heavy stock removal necessitates robust sanding or planing solutions with the power and durability to tear through the material

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26Feb

The Secret to Flawless Orbital Sanding

Whether you’re working on furniture, flooring or any other type of woodworking project, orbital sanders are invaluable tools that can help you achieve a flawless finish. These machines come in a variety of different sizes and styles, allowing you to choose

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26Feb

5 Educational Sources on Woodworking We Love

The woodworking industry is constantly evolving and expanding in response to new practices and products. To keep pace with these exciting changes and ensure that your team is fully leveraging all the tools at its disposal, it’s critical to find reliable

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26Feb

Removing Heavy Slag Effortlessly

Heavy slag (also known as dross) is an issue usually associated with flame cutting or plasma cutting plate steel. A machine configured for slag grinding is capable of removing this difficult burr in a single pass! This refined slag removal process can save

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26Feb

Using Dust Collectors for Metalworking

If you specialize in metalworking, you already understand the importance of proper dust collection. Not only can the metal contaminants released during use of a sander pollute the air and dirty up your shop, but they also have the potential to cause dangerous

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26Feb

4 Things You Must Know Before Investing in a Wide Belt Sander

Wide belt sanders are highly versatile machines that work well for a variety of woodworking applications. These powerful industrial solutions make use of combinations of contact drums and platens to finish wooden surfaces, holding tight tolerances while

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26Feb

Finding the Perfect Wide Belt Sander for Your Application

Whether you specialize in producing doors, cabinets, metal parts or any other type of product, determining which sander is right for the job can be exceptionally challenging. After all, there are thousands of sanding machines at your disposal, and many of

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26Feb
3 Common Wide Belt Sander Problems

3 Common Wide Belt Sander Problems and How to Fix Them

Although wide belt sanders are generally reliable machines, you’ll probably run into an issue while using one at one point or another. Whether it’s a problem with the belt or a visual defect in your workpiece, these problems are often easy to

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22Jan
Sample of foiled metal components

Deburring Foiled Parts

  Part 4 of the 32 & 42 Series Rotary Brush applications mini series will focus on the deburring and edge rounding of foiled parts.   32 & 42 brushes will deburr and edge round foiled products without harming the

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22Jan
Timesavers 32 Series RB machine in action

Arrival of the 32 Series in the US

The first 32 Series Rotary Brush Machine has arrived in the United States. This state of the art Widebelt – Rotary Brush – Widebelt is the perfect machine for edge rounding, deburring, & finishing your parts. The machine comes with all the

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11Jan
What is Deburring

What Is Deburring?

If your shop regularly machines parts, you’ve probably had to deal with unwelcome burrs on your workpieces. These imperfections are unsightly, and more importantly, they reduce the functionality and safety of each affected part. You need a reliable way

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