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Technology source directory: WCMA Technology Partners provide the equipment, supplies and services to improve productivity in the woodworking shop.

The Technology Partnership program connects suppliers of woodworking machinery, supplies, software and business solutions to WCMA member companies who utilize these products and services. Technology Partners have the opportunity to showcase and educate WCMA members on their newest technologies, products and services. The centerpiece of the program Is the Wood Technology Expo, held annually In conjunction with the WCMA Fall Conference & Plant Tour Event.

To find out more about becoming a WCMA Technology Partner contact WCMA at 651-332-6332 or email wcma@woodcomponents.org Information on all Technology Partners can be found at WoodComponents.org, click on Technology Partners.

ARMINIUS TOOLING INC.

Products: Arminius Tooling customers achieve excellent surface qualities on natural woods, veneer and MDF panels. They are innovators In profile sanding.

320-294-5900

ron.frazler@armlniustooling.com

arminiustooling.com

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BLACK BROS. CO.

Products: Black Bros. Co. is a design/ build manufacturer of coating and laminating systems for a wide variety of Industries, more commonly providing machining solutions in the woodworking industry. Black Bros, has built a solid reputation on well-built, long-lasting, and adaptable goods. Since all of the machinery Is modular In nature, a purchase of a Black Bros, machine will prove to be a good investment In a company's future. Check out their latest line of 3D laminating presses, where a basic machine has the ability to be automated In the future.

815-539-7451

estrahota@blackbros.com

blackbros.com

CS INDUSTRIES LLC

Products: CS Industries Is the exclusive agent for EBI and Innovative Wood Technology Moldrup. EBI offers the only North American Build Scanner for hardwood applications and we offer a full series of Scanners for Flooring and Hardwood production In general. Moldrup is a world leader in wood protection application equipment and specializes In complete turnkey plants for Hydro-Thermo Wood treatment for Hardwoods; Pressure-treated Lumber, landscape timbers, etc. The CSI group also Is a partner with Brookhuis America Inc., offering moisture meters and stress graders from handheld meters to automatic In-line meters as well as complete kiln systems ... one stop shopping for moisture control.

877-785-0274

staalner@mlndspring.com

csi-llc.com

EAGLE MACHINERY & SUPPLY

Products: Eagle Machinery & Supply, Inc. is a world class custom machinery and automation supplier specializing in dimension mill systems, optimization solutions for scanning, ripping and crosscutting, machining centers, material handling systems, and hydraulic systems. Eagle will Integrate and control both new and existing machinery and has an extensive Inventory of blower fans, electrical, hydraulic; and mechanical components. Eagle Is the exclusive distributor for all parts, service, sales, and support for WoodEye scanners throughout North America.

330-852-1300

jack@eaglemachines.com

eaglemachines.com

FLETCHER MACHINE CO.

Products: Fletcher Machine provides a wide range of production woodworking machines, custom-built to customer's needs. They manufacture the only American-made edgebander and products range from heat transfer foil machines to electronic trimmer machines, softformers, single- and double-sided tenoners, shapers, sanders, flatline laminators, bore, glue & dowel, CNC Routers, and the E-Z Door raised panel door machine. CNC controls offered on all machines. Custom built machines

800-438-1054

bmiller@fletcher-machine.com

fletcher-machine.com

FRANKLIN ADHESIVES & POLYMERS

Products: Franklin Adhesives & Polymers manufactures adhesives for the domestic and global wood furniture, millwork and engineered-lamination markets. They have led the way in the Innovation of wood adhesives for many applications In the wood product manufacturing plant. Under the brand names of Titebond; Multibond and Advantage, Franklin's products provide superior performance in wood assembly, solid edge and face gluing, engineered product lamination and fingerjointing.

800-877-4583

jessicaburgend@franklininternational.com

franklinadhesivesandpolymers.com

FRIULMAC, INC.

Products: Friulmac offers single- and double-end tenoners, random length end matchers with endless work station combinations. They also offer on-site technical support and spare parts packages.

828-327-6265

jhammock@friulmacusa.com

friulmacusa.com

GREAT LAKES CUSTOM TOOL MFG.

Products: Great Lakes Custom Tool Mfg., Inc. (GLCT), a family owned company headed by Russ Martin and son, Ray Martin, and a team of 75 employees, has been providing custom tooling to the wood and composite Industries since 1979. They specialize In providing quality tooling specific to the application such as: PCD, Great-Loc[R] Dedicated Insert System, Great-Loc[R] SG Universal Tool System, Hellcarb[R] (brazed or mechanically held twisted carbide bent to a known helix), brazed, solid carbide, high speed steel along with custom saw blades. They manufacture custom tooling plus modify and recondition tooling.

800-873-4528

info@glct.com

glct.com

HASKO, INC.

Products: Hasko, Inc. Is an American manufacturer specializing In "Heavy Built" medium-to-high production rough mill and flooring plant machinery. Products Include: optimizing gang rip saws & systems; S4S & S2S sidematching and planing centers; end matchers for solid & laminated material; lineal feed tables; sorting, grading and nesting systems; Haskan Scanning Systems for rip and chop defecting and optimization; Crayon-mark & optimizing cutoff saws; custom machine design; custom repair work; and field service and troubleshooting.

423-648-5200

rbrooks@haskomachines.com

haskomachines.com

LEITZ TOOLING SYSTEMS

Products: Leitz Tooling Is a leading worldwide manufacturer of precision cutting tools for machining wood, plastics, non-ferrous metals and advanced materials. In addition to the 8000+ standard tooling solutions In our product, offering, Leitz continues to revolutionize the Industry with Innovations such as the Challenger Award winning RipTec Cutting System, WhisperCut Pre-Mill Cutterhead and ThermoGrip Clamping System--as well as providing complete sharpening and refurbishing services worldwide. Headquartered in Grand Rapids, Ml, with regional service centers located throughout the US and Canada, Leitz Is your local source for tooling solutions.

616-698-7010

malster@leitz.org

leitztooling.com

MEREEN-JOHNSON, LLC

Products: Mereen-Johnson has been setting the standard for the woodworking industry since 1905 and manufactures a complete line of fixed arbor and movable blade rip saws, single- and double-end tenoners (1-8 stations), panel sizing equipment, dovetailers, engineered materials processing equipment, and complete rough mill material handling systems,

612-529-7791

tbrown@mereen-johnson.com

mereen-johnson.com

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MIRKA ABRASIVES, INC.

Products: Mirka Abrasives is a leading manufacturer of innovative finishing products and solutions that are used throughout the woodworking industry.

330-405-8153

mike.gulley@mirka.com

mirka-usa.com

MULTICAM, INC.

Products: : MultiCam Inc. is a global force In CNC cutting solutions that features entry-level to heavy-duty industrial CNC routers for the woodworking industry. Choose the right machine for your application, material and budget, The manufacturer also offers CNC knife, plasma, waterjet and laser cutting systems.

972-929-4070

jeffrey@multicam.com

multicam.com

NEWMAN MACHINE CO.

Products: Newman manufactures high quality woodworking machinery for the wood component, furniture, planer mill, sawmill, and pallet industries. They provide the best in parts and service.

336-273-8261

bfeisler@newmanwhitney.com

newmanwhitney.com

OSI WOOD MACHINERIE

Products: OSI Machinerie's revolutionary Self-Centering Planer is your key to maximizing raw material yield, decreasing costs, and increasing overall quality. OSI Machinerie's End-Matchers are designed to meet stringent requirements of wood flooring manufacturers--from a production quality and productivity standpoint. Our equipment is easy to set up, adjust, and maintain so that your team spends more time producing quality product--and less time getting the machines working or performing maintenance.

418-228-6868

andre@osimachine.qc.ca

osimachlne.qc.ca

CR ONSRUD, INC.

Products: : C.R. Onsrud, Inc. offers a comprehensive line of high-precision machining products including over fifty standard models of 3,4, and 5-Axis CNC routers and machining centers, four models of Inverted pin routers, as well as a complete line of tooling and accessories. C.R. Onsrud is well known for superior service capabilities, high-tech training facilities and an extensive applications engineering department.

704-508-7000

sales@cronsrud.com

cronsrud.com

PENNSYLVANIA & INDIANA LUMBERMENS MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANIES

Products: PLM/ILM supplies property and casualty insurance services to the lumber, woodworking, and building material industries.

800-752-1895

sfirko@plmins.com

plmins.com

ilmgroup.com

PROGRESSIVE SYSTEMS

Products: Incorporated in 1987, Progressive Systems is a world class organization manufacturing custom production machinery. They offer machine sales, full-service, consultation, engineering, and replacement parts. Equipment available includes double and single-end tenoners, cut-to-size machines, multiple rip machines, door and window sizing equipment, moulder feeders, and custom built machines and systems. Progressive Systems concentrates on the specific needs of their customers and works closely with them in engineering and supplying total systems.

612-788-8081

reverson@progressivesys.com

progressivesys.com

RUF BRIQUETTING SYSTEMS

Products: RUF US, Inc. is the North American subsidiary of RUF GmbH & Co. K in Germany, a global pioneer of advanced industrial briquetting systems. RUF briquetting systems allow manufacturers and processors to recycle their residual wood waste, including wood chips, dust, shavings and sawdust, in an environmentally friendly way.

440-779-2747

greg.tucholski@ruf-briquetter.com

ruf-briquetter.com

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SAFETY SPEED MFG.

Products: Safety Speed has been manufacturing high quality, American Made panel processing machinery for over 50 years. They build a full line of vertical panel saws, panel routers, wide belt sanders, edgebanders, and screw pocket machines, allowing customers the ability to match the features and price points to their individual needs.

763-755-1600

b.donahue@safetyspeed.com

safetyspeed.com

SCM GROUP NORTH AMERICA

Products: SCM Group is a leading manufacturer of machinery and systems providing parts, service and support.

Their products include 3,4 and 5 axis CNC routers, panel saws, clamps, bore and dowel machines, presses, automation, moulders, tenoners, gang rip saws, wide belt sanders, plus classical machines. The Group offers both specialized high technology machinery and systems for integrated manufacturing solutions, as well as closed composition machines.

336-312-5200

jpark@scmgroup.com

scmgroupna.com

SIRRUS

Products: Sirrus manufactures Nexa-bond 2500 Instant Wood Adhesives, providing quick curing, water-and-solvent-free, durable instant wood adhesives resulting in up to 75% reduction in millwork assembly times.

513-448-0308

markholzer@sirruschemistry.com

sirruschemistry.com

STILES MACHINERY, INC. WCMA DIAMOND SPONSOR

Products: More than the largest supplier of quality machinery, Stiles provides a Total Production Solutions approach by also offering Integration, financial services, education, service and parts. Solid Wood Technologies features Kentwood moulders, grinders and rip saws, as well as System TM optimizing systems--part of a comprehensive offering available for the processing of wood components.

616-698-7500

swaltman@stilesmachinery.com

stilesmachinery.com

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TAYLOR MFG./CAMERON AUTOMATION/JLT CLAMPS

Products: James L. Taylor Mfg. has 3 divisions: Taylor produces edge-gluing and laminating machinery; Cameron Automation features optimization systems for the rip and chop areas of the rough mill, and developed the Flooring Nester to automatically make nested bundles of flooring; and JLT Clamps supplies edge-gluing, door, and drawer clamping machinery for smaller shops.

845-452-3780

michael@jamesltaylor.com

jamesltaylor.com

THERMWOOD CORP.

Products: Thermwood Corporation, located in Southern Indiana and established in 1969, offers both three & five axis CNC machining centers ideally suited for the production, fabrication, and trimming of wood, plastics, non-ferrous metals, composites and other advanced materials. Thermwood is a US company with distributors worldwide. They provide extensive and complete support, installation, training, and ongoing service.

812-937-4476

jason.susnjara@thermwood.com

thermwood.com

TIGERSTOP, LLC

Products: : TigerStop, LLC was founded in 1994 and this year we celebrate our 20th year. Headquartered in Vancouver, WA with a subsidiary in Wierden, The Netherlands, TigerStop, LLC has provided over 28,000 systems worldwide. Widely regarded as the leader in automated stop/gauge and pusher systems, TigerStop supplies solutions to the wood, metal, plastic and fenestration industries worldwide.

360-254-0661

jragan@tigerstop.com

tigerstop.com

TIMESAVERS, INC.

Products: For over 60 years, Timesavers has been providing widebelt abrasive finishing machines for surfacing wood, metal, plastics, and other materials. They produce wood surfacing machines including finish sanders, abrasive planers, combination knife planer/sanders, feed through orbitals/sanders, rough lumber abrasive planers, molding sanders as well as custom built machines. With our service and support, over 50,000 machines in the field today, and factory trained distributors, you can be sure that Timesavers will deliver "the finest finish in the world."

800-537-3611

gbesonen@timesaversinc.com

timesaversinc.com

WEIMA AMERICA, INC.

Products: WEIMA America offers a wide range of both hopper-fed and horizontal grinders as well as briquette press systems to the woodworking industry. With almost a quarter of a century of experience and continuous innovation, we are able to provide a customized solution to fit your needs.

803-802-7170

madison.burt@weimaamerica.com

weimaamerica.com

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WEINIG GROUP/HOLZ-HER U.S.

Products: Weinig is the industry leader in solid wood processing with solutions for entry-level moulding applications to state-of-the-art automated systems. Weinig specializes In ripping, crosscutting, finger jointing, moulding, scanning, and software solutions that ties it all together for any solid wood or composite application. Holz-Her, the newest member of the Weinig Group is a leader in the panel processing equipment, with a complete range of equipment such as edge banders, vertical saws, sanders, CNC routers and machining centers to further complement Weinig's complete solid wood and panel processing offerings.

704-799-0100

jason.howell@weinigusa.com

weinigusa.com, holzher.com

WILLIAMS & HUSSEY

Products: Williams & Hussey has been manufacturing molders and profile knives for over 60 years for woodworking professionals. Our steadfast tradition of producing only the finest woodworking machinery is a testament to our workmanship and proficiency. Our goal is complete customer satisfaction.

800-258-1380

stevec@williamsnhussey.com

williamsnhussey.com

PROFILE TOOLS, & SANDING SYSTEMS

Arminius Tooling assists customers with sanding techniques. The company offers profile sanding tools for decorative grooves, profiled edges, panel raising, etc. Also available are cylindrical tools for straight edges and surfaces in almost any diameter and height, as well as rotor brushes with exchangeable sanding lamella/strip brushes for all sanding and structuring work.

See us at IWF Booth #6939

(320) 294-5900

AnminiusTooling.com

RIPSAW & OPTIMIZING SYSTEM

Mereen-Johnson says its Model 524-DC/SR "Select-A-Rip" has up to four fully independent shifting saw blades for improved production flexibility and glue joint accuracy. It is available with the Rip Navigator 3.5 Scout computer controlled rip optimizing system, featuring an integrated manual control interface for max yield, improved feeding accuracy and detailed reporting options.

See us at IWF Booth #5567

(612) 529-7791

Mereen-Johnson.com

BRIQUETTING SYSTEMS

RUF says its energy-efficient briquetting systems are customizable and work at calculated pressures of up to 24,000 psi to create high quality wood briquettes. The systems directly integrate into existing production facilities, enabling manufacturers and processors to recycle their residual wood waste in an environmentally friendly way.

See us at IWF Booth #7163

(440) 779-2747

RUF-Briquetter.com

SLIDING TABLE SAW

Available from Stiles Machinery, the Altendorf WA8X features a proven double-roller carriage system with a 10 year sliding table warranty available, 3200mm sliding table length, 1300mm motorized rip fence capable of delivery, accuracy [+ or -] 1/10mm, a user friendly overhead control panel, and the RAPIDO shimless scoring system.

See us at IWF Booth #5053

(616) 697-7500

StilesMachinery.com

WOODWASTE SHREDDERS

Weima America offers a range of wood size reduction technology. The WLK4 single-shaft shredder features a log spacer hopper design which prevents material from bridging inside the hopper. The feed motion of the ram is load-dependent, so the shredder will not become overloaded. Weima says its Horizontal Beaver 300 (pictured) also is ideal for shredding skeletons and rippings.

See us at IWF Booth #5947

(803) 802-7170

WeimaAmerica.com
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