The European Federation of Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers, Eumabois, announced a number of new events that the group will sponsor for the woodworking industry in 2012.
Holz-Handwerk will take place in Nuremberg, Germany, March 21-24. Another Eumabois-sponsored event, Woodex for Africa, will take place March 22-24, in Johannesburg, South Africa, focusing on woodworking and furniture production in that region. The 2012 Internationale Holzmesse, an exhibition dedicated to wood, forestry and early processing, will be held in Klagenfurt, Germany, from Aug. 30 to Sept. 2.
For a full schedule of events, please go to www.eumabois.com.
Lean manufacturing helps furniture maker expand quickly.
The manufacturing exodus doesn't have to be happening.
Applying Pareto's Law and its 80/20 logic can simplify your business and improve profitability.
Q: We will store assembled, finished bath vanities and medicine cabinets in cardboard cartons in an unheated warehouse throughout the coldest months of the year (below zero). We do not know what amount of stress this will have on the wood of our product. We are also worried about condensation build-up. Your thoughts?
Ripsaw, moulder and chop saw help woodworker reduce space for inventory.
More and more cabinets are being made in China.
Why wood colors vary and what it means to you
Q: What is ring shake? How do we detect it in our oak lumber? Does this shake cause a bad odor or other manufacturing problems?
Q: We are using southern yellow pine for furniture and have been getting what looks like lengthwise shrinkage. However, I was always taught that wood does not shrink along the grain. Can you help please?
--- Thank you for your patience ----
If you have any issues logging in or any other need feel free to contact us.