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Woodworking Oktoberfest Technology Expo at Scarlett Inc.

Woodworking Technology Expo at Scarlett Inc.

Did you miss IWF this year? Come check out the newest technolgy that you missed at the show. Even if you did go to the show, stop by for a pretzel and a more personalized showing on how we can help optimize your wood shop.

Come join us for Oktoberfest and open house. Throw on your lederhosen of dirndl and celebrate Oktoberfest with us.

We’d love to give you a tour of our facility and show you the latest technology in solid wood and panel processing. We have recently added many new machines to our showroom floor and will be running demos all day. Make sure to arrive hungry, we will be serving Pretzels and Schnitzel or something like that!

When: October 17 and 18th from 9am-5pm 

Where: Scarlett Inc. Headquarters in Grand Rapids Michigan

Why: Scarlett recently brought in many new machines into our showroom. We have added 5 New Holzher and 5 New Weinig Machines, we will also have a few C.R Onsrud CNC routers as well.

We will also be showing a demo of EN-Vision Software. We will be running demos all day demonstrating how to optimize your wood shop.

If you RSVP for the show you will be put into a raffle to win an Weinig Easy Stop with an Upcut Saw.  

OVER $15,000 + in Value

* must Attend show to win

Please RSVP today:

Call 616-871-9889

Email: media@scarlettinc.com

OR FILL OUT THE FORM BELOW

Woodworking Technology EXPO

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The Weinig EasyStop

EasyStop

Increase Your Efficiency & Precision with this versatile tool that can be incorporated in any shop.

The Weinig EasyStop is a linear positioning system that allows you complete flexibility while ensuring  precision, power, and quickness. The EasyStop can position even the heaviest loads with unmatched accuracy reducing your handling costs and providing a safer and more efficient work environment.

EasyStop is the new automatic length stop from Weinig. Used in combination with virtually any machine for cutting, drilling or milling of any material, the automatic length stop provides faster, more comfortable, and more precise processing.

For any process that repeatedly requires a tape measure, the EasyStop provides fast, repeatable measurement which is accurate to +/- 0.1mm. Malcolm

Cuthbertson, managing director of Weinig UK, says: “Careful measuring is necessary, but if you have an operator doing it regularly, it’s inefficient, slow and expensive in time and, when the measurements aren’t quite right, wasted material.

“EasyStop is a very simple, precise and easy-to-use solution that fits with almost any machine to process almost any material.”

The OptiCom Assist user interface could not be simpler for set up or use. Absolute position of the positioning stop is actively monitored by the software and extreme loads are compensated by the integrated intelligent drive control – the hydraulic buffer means if the stop is knocked, the measurement will still be accurate.

As the brains of the EasyStop, the OptiCom Assist user interface is intuitive and requires minimal training. Clear and easy to use, the interface guarantees efficient operation regardless of operating experience. With modes for both manual operation and list operation, the operator can set a desired length, or save 10 lists with 20 lengths each for fast processing of complete sets.

Other features include consideration of multiple lengths required, actual number of pieces, and editing of individual workpieces or workpiece packages. The

EasyStop comes with its own stand and has options for roller tables.

The EasyStop comes from the Weinig Group – the leading technology and machinery provider worldwide for the solid wood processing industry and artisan trades – and has the Weinig guarantee, support and service.

Technical information
Positioning speed: 60m/min
Repeatability: +/- 0.1mm
Holding force: max 1650N
Roller table options
Length: 3450 5450, 7250mm
Width: std version, 406mm; wide version, 706mm
Working height: 800-1020mm
Load: max 80kg/lm

Flexible Usability

The Stop System

The Stop System operating mode replaces one-off manual stop positioning. The workflow remains the same – enter the desired position, align the workpieces against the stop and machine the workpiece. The time-consuming activity of measuring and manually setting your stop is completely eliminated with this automatic positioning system.

Active Workpiece Transport

The Active Workpiece Transport mode aligns your workpiece quickly and accurately at various lengths taken from your cutlist. After defining your cutlist the EasyStop starts at a loading position and then transfers the workpiece to each desired cut without needing dimensional input from the operator. EasyStop compensates for the machining width of the cutting tool so your cuts are precise each time.

MillVision Integration

So you would like to have a better idea of where your parts are? Has the job been completed? MillVision not only allows you to control what parts and jobs need to be cut, it allows you to manage the process. By posting a simple part list to MillVision, your operator will be able to view this list and begin the process without any paper, or manual entry that may inadvertently induce human error. Whether you have 5 EasyStops, or 1, MillVision allows shops like yours to create a complete workpiece flow across multiple machines and processes.

For more information about the Easystop contact Scarlett Inc. today!

616-871-9889

sales@scarlettinc.com

Doucet Challenger Award Winner 2018 for their Automated Clamp Carrier System ALYX

Doucet Challenger Award Winner 2018

Automatically load and unload glued panels with synchronized machinery

Said to improve production and reduce labor costs, Doucet Machineries’ ALYX is an automated loader system for high volume gluing application, panel preparation, and loading and unloading of the clamp carrier. The ALYX automatic loader is a 2018 IWF Challengers finalist.

The company says the ALYX’s modular design allows it to be added to an existing clamp carrier or to be integrated in Doucet’s SRX hydraulic clamp carrier. Clamp carriers usually feature a rotating frame that clamps together glued panels allowing them to dry. The ALYX is divided into several sections starting with the lateral chain feeder, which receives the slats and guides each piece through to the next section, the glue application device.

The glue applicator and measurement device is where the width of the slats are calculated ensuring that the last slat does not receive glue to create a dry joint in the panel. A dry joint is said to create air flow between panels and a building’s structural wall by allowing for expansion and contraction of the exterior panels. It also enables the inside air pressure to be matched to the pressure outside to resist wind driven rain and other factors that could drive water into the building’s walls. If rain does make it through, the dry joints allow the water to drain, evaporate, or dry.

The slats are edge glued through an extruder instead of a glue roll which the company says will save 20 to 30 percent of glue. Much like a hot glue gun, an extruder pushes the glue out from a barrel onto the wood. A UV sensor follows the extruder to detect the UV additive in the glue and will emit a warning to the operator if no glue is detected.

The panel forming zone is where all slats exiting the glue applicator are guided toward a transfer mechanism, which then side-shifts the slats against one another onto the panel accumulation conveyor until the panel reaches the desired width. This conveyor features two moving holders that move the completed panel to allow assembly of the second panel. While ensuring the panels maintain a fixed panel end, the holders move them along the accumulation conveyor toward the clamp carrier.

The arms of the two-axis automatic loader moves between the clamps of the carrier in order to load freshly glued panels into the clamps and unload dried panels onto the exit conveyor. Movement of the automatic loader is synchronized with the clamp carrier sequence so loading and unloading is done while the clamps are in a horizontal position.

The final section is the motorized exit conveyor where the dry panels are removed from the loading area.

If you have an application where this could be used, Contact Scarlett Inc. for more information.

sales@scarlettinc.com

616-871-9889

 ALYX – Clamp Carrier Automatic Loader, We explained the regular process of edge gluing and its disadvantages. Today we reveal why you need the Automatic Loading system – ALYX.

Benefits of the ALYX Automated Loading System:

  • Rapid production: The complete cycle time for gluing and loading is 80 seconds or less with only one operator at the panel preparation position, another partial operator is managing the material input and output
  •  Less Intensive Labor: The operator tasks are much less physical than before as their new tasks is now oriented on the value-added tasks like color matching of staves, grading of incoming staves before being glued
  •  Reduced Glue Consumption: End user could expect savings on glue consumption as injection glue typically requires less glue than roller type application by 20% to 30%
  •  Reduced Panel Cleaning: Having less glue squeeze out on the dry panels results into more productive downstream operations like sanding and planning and increasing abrasive lifespan
  •  Reduced Maintenance: Systems currently in operation are showing a drastic drop in cleaning hours required on the clamp carrier. As an example, a system used continuously (24 hours) 5 days a week required clamp screw cleaning cycleonce every 3 months compare to once a week with an older system
  •  Rapid Return on Investment: End users in the cabinet door industry have estimated a return on the investment between 18-19 months
  •  Dramatic Reduction in Labor: End users in the stairs industry have reduced their operation from 3 employees on one shift to one employee and 24 hour operation, increasing the quantity of stairs produced by over 40% with same labor costs involved and 30% glue savings.

 

IMTS SHOW 2018 Chicago

IMTS Will Provide You With New Manufacturing Technologies & Ideas!

More than 115,000 industrial decision-makers, including many of your competitors, attend IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show to get ideas and find answers to their manufacturing problems. They will see new technology demonstrated … and choose the best for their needs.

At IMTS they find ways to cut costs and get more work. They know that to survive and succeed, they must keep up with technology … and stay ahead of their competitors!

 

Who Should Attend IMTS?

Everyone involved in manufacturing will benefit from experiencing the vast array of technologies available at IMTS.

    • Executives building a business
    • Decision makers involved in manufacturing equipment purchases
    • Engineers who identify equipment needs
    • Plant superintendent who will set it up
    • Operators who use the equipment and know it better than anyone else
    • Job Shop owners & their employees
    • All staff members and suppliers you count on for new ideas
    • CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
    • https://www.imts.com/show/reg.html

 

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C.R. Onsrud’s Qube series

C.R. Onsrud’s Qube series of CNC machines offers a large, fully enclosed work envelope along with chip collection and five-axis machining capabilities. The series is suitable for nonferrous metal, composites, plastic and wood applications. It offers accurate and fast machining of components for the aerospace, automotive, and tool and die industries. The work envelop measures 5 × 12 ft. with a 41″ Z-axis clearance. A 12- to 15-hp spindle and a FANUC 31i control provide flexibility, containment and reliability.

South, Level 3, Booth 338670

Basic specs are as follows:

  • 5×12 bed
  • 41″ Z
  • 12hp or 15hp 5x spindle – direct dirve
  • Fanuc 31i control
  • 6 position ATC
  • Air blast
  • fully enclosed
  • roof
  • auto doors
  • chip pans
  • vacuum table or tool plate

 

If you are going to IMTS this year and would like to meet us at the show, let us know.

Sales@scarlettinc.com

616-871-9889

IWF Atlanta 2018 Woodworking Show

 

The International Woodworking Fair 2018 will be one of the top woodworking trade show in the world for the furniture manufacturing, architectural woodwork, custom and general woodworking industries. IWF 2016 marked the 3rd consecutive show that had growths in both exhibits and attendees with a total of 27,260 in attendance. This show hosted 1,079 Exhibitors and housed 532,565 net square feet of exhibit space.

IWF 2018 will take place August 22-25, 2018 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA.

Name of Show:
IWF – International Woodworking Fair, LLC

Show Dates:
Wednesday – Saturday
August 22 – 25, 2018

Show Hours:
Wednesday – Friday
8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Show Location:
Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd., NW
Atlanta, GA 30313-1591

https://registration.experientevent.com/ShowIWF181/

WEINIG & HOLZHER          # 6034-6035
C.R. ONSRUD                        # 4813
CRESSWOOD                        # 4816
DOUCET                                # 5535
VOORWOOD                       # 7372
NEDERMAN                       # 7921
SAWSTOP                           # 8013

 

Contact us to schedule a time to meet us at a specific booth.

CONTACT INFORMATION:
Phone: 616-871-9889

C.R. Onsrud 122C18 CNC Router (2012)

C.R ONSRUD 122C18 “Super Duty Series” CNC ROUTER (2012)
**Replacement cost for a new machine is $190,000
Used CNC ROUTER.

 

5′ x 10′ table with twin 5′ x 5′ & 5′ x 5′ split for pendulum processing

OSAI PC Front Series 10/510i System – OSAI PC Front w/High Res touch screen, network capability, PLC Machine Controller, plus adds OSAI Digital Drives, Amps, and Servos

Windows XP Operating system upgrade

18 HP Spindle – 4-Pole, 13.5Kw, 18HP – 24,000 RPM fully programmable & reversible, variable speed, HSK 63F tool interface, quick-change spindle, with air blast, capable of routing & drilling, programmable feed rates w/override capability.

Dynamic Automatic Rotary (12) Position Tool Changer

Onsrud / NEMI High-Precision Vacuum Grid Table

Air Conditioned Electrical Panel

25 HP DEKKER PUMP

8,546 hours on machine

Serial #122C120903

Manufactured in the USA

Designed and engineered utilizing Finite Element Analysis

Fabricated base consisting of heavy steel construction with cast iron bridge and vertical supports

All structural components are stress relieved utilizing thermal heat treatment.

Fixed bridge design with twin moving tables allows for – up to – 3100 IPM programmable feed rates.
High precision ball-screw drive for all axis movements.

Tables can function as two independent work surfaces or operated in tandem as one single table

Tables include pressure sensitive safety stop “edge switch” on front and rear. In addition, a 360 degree emergency stop cable surrounds the machine.

Industrial machine control system with full 3D capability (multi-axis interpolation)

ASKING PRICE $ 120,000

Like New HOLZ-HER LYNX 7511CNC Router

HOLZ-HER LYNX 7511CNC Router Used- VERY LOW HOURS

The HOLZ-HER LYNX 7511 represents the most advanced CNC technology and the best service and support programs in the woodworking industry.

The LYNX 7511 is a heavy-duty machining center that is capable of handling the toughest routing and shaping requirements as well as the fast and precise drilling requirements of the most demanding wood shops. This is due to the basic design which incorporates a heavy-duty frame construction with the proven solid arm stationary “Y” axis support arm design.

Both the machine base and support arm are manufactured from heavy gauge steel, normalized after welding. The normalizing process will relieve any stress in the metal prior to further machining operations ensuring very accurate drilling for guideway placement. This design also requires much less floor space behind the machine in comparison to other designs.

The heavy-duty frame and the rigid arm design provide for vibration free machining as well as for full support of the head movement throughout the entire machining cycle. This is most important at the outermost points of the machining cycle. When the machining center is machining at the front of the work envelope the rigid arm design provides full support of the working units while also minimizing the unsupported overhung load.
STANDARD ITEMS INCLUDED WITH BASE MACHINE

Solid welded machine frame with ground prismatic guide system
Rack & pinion drive in X-axis, ball screw drive system in Y- and Z-axis
1 push buttons for clamping and releasing of work pieces
4 Pneumatic Pup-Up Pins for panel positioning
10 vertical boring spindles individually selectable, 6,800 RPM
6 in X- and 4 in Y-axis, with dedicated 2.28 HP motor
15 HP Air Cooled Router Head (11 Kw) 1,000-18,000 RPM HSK-63F
12-Position Linear Tool Changer mounted at right end of the machine frame
Vacuum pump (2) 250 m³/h
Manual lubrication for all linear guides in X, Y, and Z
Transformer for 230V/60
Heat Exchanger for electrical cabinet
HSK F63 Tool Holders (6 each)
( 6 ) 1/2 Inch collets for tool holders
Drill Bit Adapters (10 mm) – Left (5 each)
Drill Bit Adapters (10 mm) – Right (5 each)
Handheld control unit

VERY LOW HOURS…

PRICE $79,000

SOLD

 

 

C.R. Onsrud Model 241G18 3-Axis Panel Pro Series CNC Router

This 3-Axis CNC Router package included the following items:

–  5’ x 20’ table with 5 independent vac zones for pendulum processing

–  OSAI PC Front Series 10/510 System – OSAI PC Front w/High Res touchscreen, network capability, PLC Machine Controller, plus adds OSAI Digital Drives, Amps, and Servos
– Windows 7 Operating system

–  18 HP Spindle – 4-Pole, 13.5Kw, 18HP – 24,000 RPM fully programmable & reversible, variable speed, HSK 63F tool interface, quick-change spindle, with air blast, capable of routing & drilling, programmable feed rates w/override capability.

–  12Tool-DynamicAutomaticRotaryToolChanger-FullyServocontrolledinsteadof Stepper controlled or Rack-Style tool changers. Design eliminates misfires & quickly changes between 12 different tools – Able to Store Aggregates. You may require C-Axis or separate Aggregate Tool Changer option to hold some larger or non-standard aggregates.

–  Aggregate Anti-Rotation Retention Ring – Attaches to spindle underside. Gives spindle the ability to pick up aggregates from ATC. (Included In Automatic Aggregate Tool Changer &/or C- Axis Ability options)

–  25HP Dekker V-Max Liquid Ring Vacuum Pump – 450 CFM System @ 29”/hg

–  Year of mfg is 2008

–  AlphaCam Standard Software for Programming

–  3 Days of AlphaCam Training at the CR Onsrud factory in NC (Travel expenses not included)

–  3 days of machine installation and training Onsite

PRICE……………………………………………………………………………$105,000.00

Call 616-871-9889 

or e-mail: sales@scarlettinc.com

2018 WEINIG/HOLZ-HER Technology Expo


Q1 2018 is on pace to show the highest growth in the US economy since the Great Recession ended in 2009. Housing starts reached a 10 year high in November and a recent survey showed that confidence among home builders is at an 18-1/2 year high. The US economy is soaring and confidence continues to grow. Now is the time to invest in technology that will increase your efficiency and throughput so you are able to meet the growing demand in the US for wood products. At the 2018 WEINIG/HOLZ-HER Technology Expo, you’ll see the latest in advanced wood processing technology.

  • Come see more than 30 machines are connected to show the latest solid-wood and panel processing solutions available today.
  • Come see EnVision Software – allows you to order your products and send them immediately to the manufacturing floor all at once.
  • Come see the WEINIG Service App – on display to show our new “smart factory” capabilities.

Don’t miss the chance to meet with our industry experts and learn how you can take your business to the level that will be required to keep up in 2018.

Think Manufacturing. Think Advanced Wood Processing. Think WEINIG!

 

The event’s informational page is at: 

https://www.weinigusa.com/us/weinig-usa/news/latestnews/details.html?no_cache=1&tx_news_pi1%5Bnews%5D=2463

The event’s signup form is at:
https://www.weinigusa.com/index.php?id=4045

Expo Details When:

Thursday & Friday, April 19 & 20, 2018 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Contact: Nicole Christinat nicole.christinat@weinigusa.com

Where: 124 Crosslake Park Dr. Mooresville, NC 28117

Or Contact Scarlett at sales@scarlettinc.com

 

 

 

Cresswood EF-24-40A ST Low RPM Grinder

Cresswood EF-24-40A ST Low RPM Grinder – NEW!

Type of wood: Hardwood Edgings & Cutoffs

Screen Size: ½”

Output Goal: (lbs/hr) 1200-1500

Machine Specifications

Floor Area of unit: 52” X 157”

Frame Thickness: ¾”

Net weight: 3,700 lbs

Cutterhead Geometry

Two row premium ½ flat & ½ cupped 1”

inserts (Qty: 40)

Grinding head diameter: 10”

Grinding head length: 24”

Drive Package

40 HP

480V/60Hz/3Ph

Grinding Head Speed: 300-400 RPM

Double Row Spherical Roller Bearings

Infeed

10’ Vibrating Conveyor

Input Capacity: 5” x 24”

Load-sensitive feed roll

10” air discharge

Feed Roll

Positive grip with replaceable grippers (Qty: 63)

Air assisted counterweighted for various heights of

material

Able to grind both blocks and edgings at the same

time

Control Package

UL Listed

Load sensor

Hour meter

Digital cutter head amp meter

Screen Size

1 screen set in your choice of perforation size

Sizes available: ⅜”, ½”, ⅝”, ¾”, 1″, 1 ¼”, 1 ½”

PRICE : $49,200 on sale @ Demo Pricing $46,600

Call for more details.

616-308-9800

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