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Stiles to Showcase World-Class Surface Solutions at IWF 2018

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Grand Rapids, MI, June 21, 2018 – Stiles Machinery will offer a look at some of their world-class sanding and finishing solutions for manufacturers of all sizes at this year’s International Woodworking Fair (IWF) in Atlanta, Georgia, August 22-25, 2018. Stiles’ wide-range of advanced surface technologies that will be on display at IWF feature industry-leading names including Heesemann, Makor, Venjakob, Ironwood and HOMAG the global leader in integrated production solutions for the woodworking industry.

Stiles looks forward to revealing the next generation of machine design and digital innovation from HOMAG at this year’s show, including the SANDTEQ W-300 , which will be taking the North American stage for the first time in Stiles booth. Featuring a 21” powerTouch control, tapio connectivity for advanced industry 4.0 functionality, and a wireless device for easy workpiece measurements, the SANDTEQ W-300 is designed to provide the ultimate flexibility when sanding solid wood, veneer, sealer, high gloss or solid surface materials.

Stiles will also showcase state-of-the-art sanding solutions from Hessemann, including the Heesemann MFA10 orbital sander, which includes two patented orbital heads or effective removal of cross-grain scratch. This machine’s unique dual brush sanding design enables both profile sanding and edge breaking all in one pass.

Stiles’ booth at IWF will also feature industry-leading finishing technology, including the Venjakob VEN SPRAY SMART glue sprayer with an internal belt cleaning system for reduced waste and easy clean-up, and the latest evolution of robotic spray technology, the MAKOR ROBOTWIN robotic spraying system, which brings two spray technologies, including a robotic arm and reciprocator arm, together a single machine. The ROBOTWIN operates in three adjustable modes: stop and go, continuous, and self-teach, making it a highly-versatile machine capable of handling workpieces of various shapes and sizes with ease.

For more information about Stiles’ comprehensive line of surface technology, visit

For every challenge, there is a solution, discover YOUR SOLUTION for surface technology in Stiles’ booth #5035 and #5053 at IWF 2018 this August.



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