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Synonyms for ripsaw

a handsaw for cutting with the grain of the wood

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The lumber runs through the Yates planer, to the Progressive Systems ripsaw, then via conveyor to the WoodEye, to the Eagle Talon saw and on to the Whirlwind saw.
Although it may seem obvious, the three ways to improve production and efficiency on the gang ripsaw are to: keep the machine running at peak performance, reduce setup and changeover downtime, and improve raw material yield.
As cants from each grade were processed separately through the ripsaws, unusable parts were discarded, and the remaining parts were sorted and stacked by size.
Products: SCM Group's products include 3-, 4-and 5-axis CNC routers, panel saws, clamps, bore and dowel machines, presses, automation, moulders, tenoners, gang ripsaws and widebelt sanders, plus classical machines for wood processing.
However, for rough mills where multiple manually operated crosscut or straight-line ripsaws are employed, the batch processing assumption does not provide an accurate simulation.
0 (RR2) (9), the USDA Forest Service's rip-first rough mill simulation software, is a valid representation of actual rip-first rough mills when the software is forced to adhere closely to actual rip-first rough mill ripsaw performance.
Solid Wood Technologies features Kentwood moulders, ripsaws and grinders, and SystemTM optimizing systems are part of a comprehensive offering for the processing of solid wood components.
However, future versions of RR2 may include a way to force the program to adhere more closely to the inferior strip solution produced by today's ripsaws.
Newman manufactures a variety of equipment, including surfacers, planers, ripsaws and presses.
Air compressors, arch shaping, bandsaws, beveling machines, board sorting, carving machines, circular saws, color matching system/lumber, coping machines, cutoff saws, dado machines, door machinery, dovetail jigs, dovetail machines, dowel boring & inserting machines, drill presses, feeders, fingerjointers, gangsaws, gauges, jointers/planers laser aligning systems, laser machines, lathes, lumber species: hardwood & softwood, lumber sorters, machine accessories & guards, miter saws, mortisers, moulders, profilers, ripsaws, shapers, trim saws, v-groovers
Ripping of random width lumber to create part blanks and stave material for wood products has for many years been accomplished using straight-line (single blade) ripsaws.
Products: Hasko manufactures optimizing gang ripsaws and systems; S4S and S2S sidematching and planing centers; end matchers for solid and laminated material; lineal feed tables; sorting, grading and nesting systems; crayon-mark and optimizing cutoff saws; custom machine design; repair and service.
It can automatically eliminate all the waste generated by small bandsaws, resaws, gang ripsaws and blocks from chopsaws, according to the company.
Leadermac USA also offers complete grinding room solutions, and PRIMO shifting and standard type ripsaws.
Combination Machines, CNC Equipment, Curtain Coaters, Edgebanders, Fingerjoint Machines and Systems, Finishing Systems and Equipment, Flat-Line Finishing Systems, Glue Spreaders, Material Handling Equipment, Membranes and Membrane Press Systems, Ovens, Panel Sizing Systems, Postforming Equipment, Presses--Membrane, Ripsaws, Roll Coating Machines, Sanding Machines, Shapers, Tenoners/Combo, Single End, Double End