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Union Tool Introduces Flying Cutoff Saw Incorporating Dual Sensors

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Union Flying Cutoff Saw is designed for cutting laminated flooring planks and delivers continuous lamination speed of up to 50 ft per minute. Unit’s dual sensors are used for detecting gap created by operator at layup station in the top veneer layer. The saw makes a cut in smooth downward motion when gap is detected.

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New Union Tool Flying Cutoff Saw

The Union Tool Corporation has designed a Flying Cutoff Saw that can be incorporated into the engineered wood flooring lamination system. This saw is manufactured to cut laminated engineered flooring planks as they exit the Union Five Nip Rotary Laminator. The Union Flying Cutoff Saw allows for continuous lamination at speeds up to 50 feet per minute.

With incorporating dual sensors, the saw will detect a gap in the top veneer layer that was created by the operator at the layup station placing the veneer onto the coated surface of the core. In a smooth downward motion, the saw will make a cut when each gap is detected.

The Union Tool Corporation manufactures automated machines and equipment to handle and process flat sheets, boards and panels made of wood, metal, glass, plastic, fiber, foam and other materials in a conveyorized processing line. Machines and equipment include roller coaters, feeders, stackers, de-stackers, hot melt applicators, laminators and lubricators. Union Tool Corporation also provides custom manufactured equipment for a diverse group of industries worldwide.

For more information contact The Union Tool Corporation, 1144 N. Detroit Street, Warsaw, Indiana 46580. Telephone: 574-267-3211, Fax: 574-267-5703. Website:, E-mail:

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