The International Woodworking Machinery &
Furniture Supply Fair-USA® will feature nearly 1,400
exhibitors August 23-26, 2006 at the Atlanta Convention
Center, Atlanta, Georgia. At IWF 2006 there will be the
opportunity to view technology that will decrease production
costs, while improving profits, creating new opportunities
for economic growth while sustaining a global competitive
edge in the global marketplace.
The following companies will be showing machinery and
tooling designed specifically for the plastics industry. For
more information on IWF 2006, visit www.iwf2006.com.
Benders & Polishing
A.W.E.D. Corp. offers one of the most comprehensive
lines of benders available in the U.S. today. Benders
feature either wire or quartz elements housed in a patented
system that will adjust the aperture of heat exposure
to the sheet for the ultimate in bending of sharp or long
90° bends in thin or thicker material. See a preview of
the different sizes and types they offer at IWF 2006.
They also offer edge polishers, straight or bevel, in a
large selection of models and sizes.
In addition, A.W.E.D. carries plastic cutting saw blades
featuring a triple-chip grind (TCG) tooth design from 10”
to 16” diameter and panel sizing equipment.
For additional information, contact Victor Miranda,
A.W.E.D. Corp., 1175 Buford Hwy., Suite 101, Suwanee,
GA 30024, 770-831-9800, Fax: 770-831-7404, E-mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org, Web: www.awed-machine.com.
IWF Booth #8262
CNC Band Saw
The Byrnes/Veneta Model “Mars” CNC-controlled band
saw streamlines the process of cutting blank pieces.
Operators no longer need
to trace an outline of a
blank piece, and the precise
movement of the machines
cuts parts accurately.
Richard T. Byrnes Co.
offers machinery for chairs
and furniture, including CNC machining
centers; mortisers; tennoners; shaping/sanding machines and 5-axis CNC bandsaws.
For additional information, contact Larry Tolbert,
Richard T. Byrnes Co., 600 Hannum Avenue, West
Chester, PA 19380, 610-692-2770, Fax: 610-692-3318,
E-mail: email@example.com, Web: www.rtbyrnes.com.
IWF Booth #8752
CNT Motion’s hottest-selling
the full-size, servopowered
It’s built to tackle
including plastics, solid
surface, non-ferrous metals
and hardwoods affordably
and at up to 2,000 ipm. CNT’s
heavy-duty routers are being used for nested-based manufacturing
and are compatible with major nesting software
packages. Optional features include tool changers,
boring heads and vacuum fixturing.
For additional information, contact Max Andrzejewski,
CNT Motion Systems, 7800 Susquehanna Street,
Pittsburgh, PA 15208, 412-244-5770, Fax: 412-244-
5760, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Web: www.cntmotion.
IWF Booth #9852
This heavy duty 3-axis CNC router features all tube
construction and is equipped with dual 5 x 8 foot
tables with dual automatic tool changers on individual
Each 11 hp HSK 63 spindle is serviced by its
own servo controlled 8 station traveling carousel
toolchanger. The spindles have adjustable spacing across
the bridge to accommodate various part sizes. Each aluminum
table has a machined multi-zone vacuum plenum
that can be controlled manually or
automatically. The DMS MT
85T is equipped with
the Fagor 8055 controller.
A TCP/IP network
connection, 1 Gb
compact flash memory
card and remote telediagnostics
on the Fagor 8055. All
axes are driven by state-of-the-art brushless AC servo
motors and fixed screw spinning ballnuts on the X and Y
axes for increased speed and rigidity. An automatic lubrication system is plumbed to all way bearings and ballnuts,
insuring long term durability and reduced maintenance
For additional information, contact Denny Brazelton,
Premier Tech Products, Inc. at 330-923-3125 or Jeff Stein,
Creative Machine Technology, Inc. at 330-923-2154,
E-mail: email@example.com or creativemachine
@sbcglobal.net, Web: www.5axiscncrouter.com.
Booth #7081, also see them at SPE Booth #431
Routers and Saws for
Delmac Machinery Group (DMG) provides the machinery
and service needed to increase production. They
represent Busellato (CNC machining centers, CNC
Routers, Feed Through machines), Delmac Engineering,
Celaschi and Gabbiani
(Single & Double
(Panel Saws), OMAL
(Bore, Glue, Dowel & Hardware Insertion Machines) and
Fravol (Straight and Contour Edgebanders). These
machines will be available at IWF for demonstration; let
their knowledge go to work for you.
The PS2 Z120 offers a high output with its 4.7” blade
projection, optional 7.8” cutting height and fast traverse
speeds while maintaining the dimensional accuracy and
superior cut quality required by the most discriminating
For additional information, contact Gerri Bolton,
Delmac Machinery Group, 4322 Piedmont Parkway,
Greensboro, NC 27410, 336-854-1211, Fax: 336-854-
0811, Web: www.delmac.com.
IWF Booth #8806
Saws and Routers
Hendrick Mfg. Corp. will
be showing their line
of saws and routers for
plastics at IWF booth
#8640. They manufacture
a complete line of
fully automated computerized
machine controller has
large program storage capacity and can receive off line cut
optimization patterns via RS232C interface. Cut lengths
range from 4’ through 10’ models. Solid phenolic table
surfaces and a full length pneumatic hold down bar
together with 7.5 hp blade motor allow stack cutting and
cutting of thin strips. Precision material indexing is by
THK ball screw and linear ways. The material pusher can
operate in either absolute or incremental mode.
Hendrick will also feature their
line of economically
priced fully automated
specifically for the
plastic industry. Solid
phenolic rear table surfaces
support thin sheets, small strips, rod and tubing.
Full length pusher plates or combination pusher plate
with material grippers are available. Adjustable saw kerf
strips and full length pneumatic hold down bar support
material for chip free cutting. Variable speed saw carriage
traverse by AC inverter with high speed return and high
speed AC servo material indexing are standard features.
The material pusher can operate in either absolute or
incremental mode. The machine controller has large program
storage capacity and can receive off line cut optimization
They will also show
their 20ZXG CNC router
which offers high
speed and accurate
Feed rates up
to 2,500 i.p.m. and positioning
accuracy of +/- 0.002” with repetitive
accuracy of +/- 0.008” can be obtained.
The moving gantry design utilizes AC servo drives, linear
ways and ball screws on all axes for smooth and accurate
movement. Up to 15 hp, high frequency router spindles
with automatic tool changing capability are available.
Other features include a PC controller with built in
CAD/CAM software, a vacuum table machined for zoning
and pod fixturing, a low vacuum pressure safety cut off
and air blast tool cooling. The machine is available in
many different table sizes.
Hendrick announced the redesign of their website to
better serve their customers and will have new product literature
available at the IWF show.
For additional information, contact Richard Cohen,
Hendrick Mfg. Corp., 32 Commercial Street, Salem, MA
01970, 978-741-3600, Fax: 978-744-0242, E-mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org, Web: www.hendrickmfg.net.
IWF Booth #8640
Economical CNC Router
Omnitech Systems Inc.
will feature its latest
addition to the SELEXX
family of CNC Routers,
the ECO. The router features
a 10 hp spindle,
8 position automatic
tool changer with HSK
63F tool holders, a piggyback
drill, Fanuc controller, industrial vacuum
pump and much more.
Offered with a 4’ x 8’ table, the machine base is constructed
of heavy duty industrial grade welded steel with
multiple reinforcements throughout to provide added stability.
The heavy duty gantry construction, supported on
both sides of the table, ensures vibration free and precision
processing of a variety of materials.
The SELEXX/ECO offers industrial features at a truly
affordable price of $59,900.
For additional information, contact Raymond Ward,
Omnitech Systems Inc., 8100-A Arrowridge Blvd.,
Charlotte, NC 28273, 704-529-8369, Fax: 704-529-
8374, E-mail: email@example.com, Web:
IWF Booth #6048
Multi-Head Dual Process
you can get the
throughput of two
out of a single machine footprint. Start with any Standard 3-,
4- or 5-axis C.R. Onsrud Extreme Duty Series twin table
model, and then add a second tool changer and a second
main router spindle. When teamed up with the dual process
power and capabilities standard in their OSAI controller, you
get their Multi-Head Dual Process Technology. Even additional
drilling or boring blocks, aggregate tool changers or
multiple c-axis can be added as options.
For additional information, contact C.R. Onsrud Inc.,
P.O. Box 419, Troutman, NC 28166, 800-638-8185/704-528-4528, Fax: 704-528-6170, Web: ww.cronsrud.com.
IWF Booth #8106
Tooling for Plastics
Advantage, a favorable
factor or circumstance,
a benefit or profit.
word in this definition is
profit. In the world of CNC
routing, proper usage of
tooling is the key to productivity
and profitability. If your company is looking for the
edge to increase bottom line profits, “theONSRUD advantage”
may be for you.
During IWF 2006, Onsrud Cutter LP and their team of
application specialists will be demonstrating the advantage
of proper tool selection and application by running
live parts in the booth with a state-of-the-art CNC router.
The materials will include wood, plastic and aluminum,
which represent real world applications encountered by
the typical CNC shop everyday.
If you want to be more profitable, take some time to
visit Onsrud Cutter LP in Building C, Booth 8126 find out
about the real advantage.
For additional information, contact Marybeth Thomas,
Onsrud Cutter LP, 800 Liberty Drive, Libertyville, IL 60048,
847-362-1560, Fax: 847-362-5028, Web: www.onsrud
.com or www.plasticrouting.com.
IWF Booth #8126, also
see them at SPE Booth #306
Saws and Routers
SCM Group will feature several
saws and routers
for plastic distributors
and fabricators at IWF.
The PLM panel saws provide
superior cutting quality while
reducing material waste and improving yield
at an affordable price. The Galaxy 125 PLM (4.5” cutting
capacity) and Sigma 105 PLM (3.5” cutting capacity) will
be available for demonstration at booth #8340 and
There are four models designed to meet the plastic
industries’ cutting requirements. Value added features
include high speed carriage movement with optimized
operation for fast cycle times; a worktable designed to cut
thin materials; RPM control on independent main motor
for best edge results; main blade cooling; 48” wide rear
phenolic crosscut table for effectively cutting thin strips
and small parts and a pusher with clamps for quick, accurate
loading and cutting.
Equipped with with Cutty Sheet Optimization Software.
The PLM also includes a modem connection available for
on-line technical support and many other advanced technology
capabilities. The PLM is available in 10.5’, 12.5’ or
14.5’ cutting lengths.
CNC Routers for Plastics
SCM Group will introduce the Pratix BDG 5
CNC Router for machining all types of plastic
materials. The Pratix brings flexible
capability to an entrylevel
The Pratix features a 5’ x 12’
work area, powerful 9/10hp HSK F63 router motor and an
eight-position rapid on board tool changer. The flexible
aluminum grid vacuum table provides effective hold down
for small parts. The Pratix has a user-friendly interface
and is supplied with CAD/CAM software compatible with
all major design software packages.
SCM Group also offers the Routech Ergon CNC Router,
a highly productive
router that offers
plastic fabricators a
high degree of manufacturing
Perfect for nesting or fabricating or any close tolerance precision plastic parts,
the router comes standard with high quality aluminum
grid tables that offer the industries’ best vacuum hold
down. The Ergon is equipped with powerful 15 hp liquid
chilled electro spindles (variable speeds from 900 to
18,000 RPM) and an on-board 12-position automatic tool
changers. A variety of table sizes are available (twin 5’ x
5’, 5’ x 10’, etc.) with two to four router heads. The Ergon
is also available with independent X-axis CNC Control
which allows simultaneous processing of different parts on
opposite tables at the same time.
CNC Machining Center
The Author 600 CNC NBM is a versatile
machining center with the capability of
bringing 3-shift a day quality and reliability
to the plastic distributor
The machine includes
a high quality
5’ x 10’ aluminum
grid vacuum table, a
15 hp liquid chilled electrospindle with a 12-position “on
board tool changer”. The drill head features 18 vertical
spindles and 2+2+1+1 horizontal boring.
For additional information, contact Phil Bryant, SCM
Group USA Inc., 2475 Satellite Blvd., Duluth, GA 30096,
770-813-8818, Fax: 770-813-8819, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Web: www.scmplastics.com.
Booth #s 8326, 8340
Safety Speed Cut manufactures
a complete range of vertical
panel saws for processing a wide
variety of panelized
as plastic, metal, wood and composites.
Their Model ES52 is well
suited for those demanding high
volume production environments
with tight tolerance requirements.
With nearly 50 years of experience
since first developing their
vertical sawing concept, Safety
Speed Cut consistently delivers accurate, well built panel
sizing equipment that will improve the efficiency and safety
of your business.
For additional information, contact Tom Houska, Safety
Speed Cut Mfg., 13943 Lincoln Street N.E., Hamlake, MN
55304, 800-772-2327/763-755-1600, E-mail: sales@
safetyspeedcut.com, Web: www.safetyspeedcut.com.
Screw-On Insert V-Cutters
Her-Saf Screw-On Insert
V-Cutters are plunging
into different materials
everyday. They are available
from 60º to 170º
angles in both body styles:
small for machines with
1/4”or smaller collets, and
the standard size for 1/2”
collets and larger. The custom ground v-insert removes the
need for sharpening while adding the bonus of maintaining
the point. Balanced to run at speeds up to 21,000
rpm while maintaining a clean accurate cut. The Screw-On
style cutter preserves the original setup when having to
put a new insert in place. The V-Cutters are now being
used successfully by the sign industry, packaging industry
and decorative wood and plastic industry.
For additional information, contact Linda Wyant,
Safranek Enterprises Inc., 4005 El Camino Real, Atascadero
CA 93422, 800-553-9344, E-mail: email@example.com, Web: www.hersaf.com.
IWF Booth #5964.
Panel Saw for Plastics
Schelling’s FMK panel
saw is designed and
engineered for high
speed, precision cutting
of plastic panels including
acrylic, PETG, polycarbonate,
UHMW, phenolicls, mechanical and other specially engineered
materials. The FMK provides extremely tight cutting
tolerances, chip free cutting of material as thin as
.030” without a cover board and produces glassy smooth
finishes that eliminates the need for secondary machining.
Features include; rigid heavy duty construction; stateof-
the-art material handling technology automating loading,
cutting and off loading processes; on-line remote
diagnostics for increased uptime and productivity; spindle
speed control combined with a patented blade design;
solid pressure beam with dust protection curtain for dust
free parts; online downloading of optimized cutting patterns
and label printing. The FMK is offered at a very
attractive price to fit the budgets of manufacturers and
fabricators of various sizes.
For additional information, contact Stephen Bailey,
Schelling America, Inc., P.O. Box 80367, Raleigh, NC
27623, 919-544-0430, Fax: 919-544-0920. E-mail:
firstname.lastname@example.org, Web: www.schelling.com.
CNC Machining Center
The Balestrini Idea, from
combines speed and
accuracy in a compact CNC
machining center. Ideal for
both small and large production
runs, the Idea features
fully digital controls
with drives by NUM. It is
single fixturing insures
multiple operation accuracy
with high part output
while requiring only a single operator.
CNC Band Saw
The MZ Project Band Sawing Center combines a 3-axis
CNC band saw with a CC point-to-point boring unit to
deliver the fastest and most efficient method for cutting
and boring sheet plastics and panels. Bandsawing is much
faster than routing and significantly reduces waste.
For additional information, contact Paul Green, Solid
Wood Systems, Inc., 3202 East Kivett Drive, High Point,
NC 27260, 336-884-0700, Fax: 336-887-6650, E-mail:
email@example.com, Web: www.solidwoodsystems.com.
IWF Booth #6072
Solutions for Plastic and
Stiles Machinery Inc. announced they will display solutions
designed exclusively for plastic and composite
materials in booth #9140 at IWF 2006. The Stiles exhibit
will include the following machines for plastic applications:
Holzma HPP 380P: For plastic and composite cutting,
the saw features a variable speed main saw
enables selection of best blade rim speed and cutting
Weeke BHP 200P: This
CNC router is designed
for individual part processing
or full sheet
It is equipped
with an 8-position tool
changer, an oversized 5’ x
12’ table, and a 12 hp, 24,000 rpm router motor that can
handle all types of plastic and composite materials.
Belotti Milling Machines: Extremely versatile CNC
milling machines suitable for many applications. These 3-
and 5-axis machines are designed to simplify
the manufacturing of parts with complex
shapes while delivering
the highest performance
of speed and precision.
Heian FP-151: 5-axis CNC router designed for trimming
and machining plastics and composite materials. Featuring
a constant output 3.7 kW spindle positioned
on a fixed, overhead bridge, the
FP-151 provides tight tolerances
with excellent cut quality.
For additional information,
contact Bill Pitt, Stiles Machinery
Inc., 3965 44th St.
SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512,
616-698-7500, Fax: 616-698-
9411, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Web:
IWF Booth #s 9006, 9026,
9040, 9062. 9106, 9126, 9140, 9226, 9240,
9262, also see them at SPE Booth #421
Radius O Flutes
Southeast Tool, Inc. is
offering a new solid carbide
2 flute radius O flute
for plastic cutting. The company
states that the benefit of the two flute tool is better
edge finish. This is especially true on problem type materials.
In addition, the O flute design helps in the chip curl
to keep the chips from rewelding to the part that is cut.
The tool is available in 3 sizes now, with more sizes
planned in the very near future.
For additional information, contact Chuck Hicks,
Southeast Tool, Inc., P.O. Box 1597, Conover, NC 28613,
828-465-7012, Fax: 828-465-7013, E-mail: router@
southeasttool.com, Web: www.southeasttool.com.
Expanded Product Line
A new 40-page catalog from
Vortex Tool Company, Inc. provides
an overview of more than 400
different types of tools the company
designs and manufactures for the
woodworking and plastics industries.
The catalog includes several new
lines of router bits designed for cutting
Phenolic materials, and additional
tooling is featured for cutting aluminum and several
new configurations of fiberglass. Vortex has also complemented
existing tool lines by adding numerous new tooling
choices including several sizes in metrics.
For additional information, contact Mike Serwa, Vortex
Tool Company, 5605 Jelinek Avenue, Schofield, WI
54476, 800-355-7708, Fax: 715-355-7353, Web:
IWF Booth #9049