CNC’s, Software & Panel Processing - Over the last two decades the joinery and cabinetmaking trade has progressively required less labour and less trade skills as machinery and methods have become more automated. Successful automation requires the selection of the correct machinery and software for individual circumstance. We discuss the options and selection process with a number of users and suppliers.
Cabinet Doors - while some still construct their own, many contract out what can be a very specialised process in the manufacture of kitchens and cabinets. JOINERS Magazine talks to several of New Zealand’s main cabinet door manufacturers who are at the forefront of supplying the trade.
LED Lighting - the advent of LED lighting as a simple, versatile and long lasting light source has provided added benefits to many areas throughout the residential and commercial arena. We look at a variety of applications for designers and manufacturers.
Directory - full membership listings of the New Zealand Master Joiners Federation
Product Focus - focus on new products, services and catalogues
State of the Industry - regional updates from Master Joiners regional associations
Columns - regular contributions from prominent individuals within the industry including editorial from national presidents, legal and accounting advice and educational concerns.
Classifieds - used machinery, situations vacant, franchise opportunities & public notices.