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Angle Feeding Moldings through a Non-Tilting Shaper with a Power Feeder

A woodworker in Virginia doesn't have a tilting spindle shaper, so he added a bed to his shaper table, adjusted his DS400 Smart Feeder and ran his large moldings through this setup.  Check it out: . read more

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Using the DC40 Power Feeder on a Bandsaw

This woodworker typically uses our Co-Matic DC40 Power Feeder on his Felder Hammer combo machine, but decided to try it out on his bandsaw by using the instant 90° adjustment to get the feeder angled perfectly against his bandsaw fence. . read more

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Which Power Feeders for Shapers?

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With a wide variety of power feeders to choose from, how can you decide which option is best to run on your shaper?  We answer this question and dissect how to determine which feeder is ideal for shapers in your woodworking shop.  We break this down by examining (1) 3 wheel vs 4 wheel feeders, (2) feeding shorter parts, and (3) speed capabilities.  In doing so, w.... read more

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The Ideal Edge Banding Machine for Schools?

A school district that was edgebanding "The Old Fashioned Way" Straddling the line between balancing a budget and acquiring ideal woodworking equipment, especially edge banding machines, can be a very difficult task for schools.  RUSD (Redlands Unified School District in California) was edge banding the old fashioned way with spray adhesive when they discovered a low-cost.... read more

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Contour edgebanding in the hand held setup with a portable edgebander - Wilding Wallbeds

Wilding Wallbeds has been running a Brandt KDF-520 Edgebander for the past 5 years; however, projects requiring the production of contoured parts were very difficult to complete, as the KDF-520 only edgebands straight parts.  The edgebander operators found themselves having to edgeband contoured parts by hand, which was a long and tedious process.  In 2014, Wilding pu.... read more

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Portable Edgebander - Table vs Hand-Held Setup

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                                        The Portable Edgebanders offered by Shop Gear Inc. can be used in the hand-held setup by running the edgebander by hand around your work piece or in the stationary setup by placing it in a compatible table and running your wo.... read more

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Shop Gear Inc. Participates in Annual School Conference by the UACTE

 "It's important for educators to become aware of what products are out there in the woodworking industry so they can identify solutions that not only meet their budgets, but align with the goals they have in training their students." The Annual UACTE Winter Conference held at Westlake High School in Saratoga Springs, Utah provided an opportunity for industrial science te.... read more

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Woodworking - How to Justify a Machinery Purchase?

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To Buy or Not to Buy? Unless you purchase woodworking machinery in order to better enjoy woodworking as a hobby, investing in machinery can be quite stressful and create great uncertainty.  For every woodworker (excluding most hobbyists), machinery investment decisions hinge upon whether or not the machine being decided upon will produce higher profits than the current .... read more

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2013 AWFS Fair Las Vegas

Thanks for visiting with us at our booth during the 2013 AWFS Fair in Vegas!  Hopefully you were able to see our products up close and maybe even see a live demonstration of the Le-matic Portable Edgebander.  We appreciate your business and strive to provide the right edgebanding and power feeder solutions for you to achieve success in your woodworking arena. . read more

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The Portable Edgebander Part 2 – A Good Fit for a Larger Shop?

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  Last week we focused on the smaller shop and hobbyist in Part 1 of this 2-part series.  This week we will discuss how to know if the portable edgebander is a good fit for the larger shop.  Large straight-line edgebanding machines, CNC routers, and sliding table saws are some of the many machines typically found in a larger shop.  With such large and exp.... read more

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