November 2014

wsn_1114_175News Desk

Fanuc America gives CNC certification to Chicago college.

AWI releases updated edition of standards manual.

Philadelphia gallery gains $600,000 grant.

WOOD MARKETS: Rustic appearance gives white oak an edge.

Tools & Techniques

Wanna be lean? Just eliminate waste.

General redesigns 1-hp band saw.

Damstom clamping system gains wider distribution.

Monarch makes it easier to make panel systems.

Porter-Cable rolls out new drill and radio.


PRO SHOP: To buy or lease. By John English

FINISHING: Back to basics. By Bob Flexner

THE CUTTING EDGE: CNC work-holding methods. By R.W. Lee


ONWARD AND UPWARD: Millwork supplier North Atlantic Corp. in Massachusetts has expansion on the mind, just like it has done in the past.

ORDERING OUT: Having components made outside your shop can save time and money and give peace of mind to anxious customers.