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Date Posted: 8/1/2007
Rayco Develops Brander Conveyor
†† Rayco Industries, which manufactures pallet nailing machines, has developed a new brander conveyor for the pallet industry. The machine can brand up to 750 stringers per hour, according to the company.
†† The Rayco brander conveyor can be used to brand heat-treating labels or other characters onto pallet stringers.
†† The machine, operated by one worker, is designed for manual or fully automatic operation. The operator fills a hopper with stringers, the brand is burned into the wood, and the machine conveys the branded board out the front of the machine.
†† The Rayco brander conveyor works with stringers up to 60 inches long and 4 inches thick and wide. The temperature and timer of the branding iron are adjustable.
†† The machine can be wired for any voltage.
†† For more information, call Rayco Industries at (800) 505-7111 or visit www.raycoindustries.com.
Saw Service Introduces Chop Saw for Recyclers
†† Saw Service & Supply Inc. has developed a new HD (Heavy Duty) Chop Saw for pallet recyclers.
†† The HD Chop Saw is powered by a 5 hp motor and is belt driven. It uses a 12-inch or 14-inch disposable saw blade. The HD Chop Saw is ruggedly constructed of 2-inch square steel and is available in three phase or single phase power.
†† Saw Service & Supply is a leading distributor of bandsaw blades, circular saw blades, and pallet dismantling equipment, and the HD Chop Saw is the newest addition to the companyís line of products.
†† For more information call Saw Service & Supply at (800) 735-5604 or e-mail at SawService@aol.com.
Express Services Provides Temporary Foreign Workers
†† Express Services specializes in supplying temporary foreign workers for businesses that need labor. It serves such industries as manufacturing, construction and hospitality.
†† The company supplies laborers who have been issued an H2B working visa. The H2B working visa is a nonimmigrant visa that allows foreign nationals to enter the U.S. temporarily and engage in nonagricultural employment that is seasonal, intermittent, a peak load need, or a one-time occurrence. A foreigner with an H2B working visa can stay in the U.S. up to 10 months at a time.
†† Express Services works with businesses that need one employee or 1,000. They also can help foreign nationals who have previously worked for a business in the U.S. to return and work for that company again if they qualify.
†† Express Services provides services for paperwork and applications, recruiting in foreign countries, pre-screening, legal assistance, transportation, housing, payroll, and monitoring.
†† For more information, call Express Services at (901) 398-2911 or visit the Web site at www.expressservicesinc.us.
New Mulch Colorants Are Resistant to Fire
††††††††††† Fire Chief Coatings manufactures a new range of patented, biodegradable, fire-resistant mulch colorants. They are compatible with existing wood coloring systems and require no specialized new equipment.
††††††††††† Mulch colorants from Fire Chief Coatings produce high quality colored mulch that is resistant to fire.
††††††††††† For more information, call Richard McSorley at 1-905-951-3453 or e-mail at email@example.com.
Pendu Develops New Cut-Off Saw
†† Pendu Manufacturing has developed a new cut-off saw, the model 2400C≥. It has the ability to turn, end-trim, cut-to-length or reject cants or boards.
†† The new Pendu 2400C≥ cut-off saw can cut cants up to 7x12 and can output 50,000 board feet per day, according to Pendu.
†† It has an on-board programmable logic control for programmable, computer-controlled operation.
†† The Pendu 2400C≥ cut-off saw features a 28-inch carbide-tipped saw blade and is powered by a 20 hp motor. It has heavy-duty clamps and a powered 6-foot rollcase with 14-inch rolls.
†† For more information, call Pendu at (800) 233-0471 or visit www.pendu.com.