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“The Swift does things you just can’t do by hand,” continues Mike. “Even better, it does them much faster and more accurately. Changes are easy, too. We can reprogram it in a fraction of the time that it would take with a template router. We don’t just use it on wood, either. We regularly cut aluminum with it.”
It's a classic American success story. Visionaries meet in garages and great ideas emerge. One such idea is the line of high-quality, vintage-style teardrop trailers from Camp-Inn tinycamper.com. The Necedah, Wisconsin, company was born when Craig Edevold was planning a family trip to the Grand Canyon. Edevold and his friend Cary Winch, both mechanical engineers, saw a teardrop trailer.....
"Laguna Tools has played a pretty big role in the way my woodturning has advanced," said Larry Marley of Marleyturned.com, the Mission Viejo, California's jury-rated creator of teapots, bowls, Christmas ornaments and other examples of fine wood turning. "After all, I used to work there." So begins the story.......
Surfboards and their close cousins, paddle, skate and snowboards, are often works of art as well as platforms for a thrilling ride over water, pavement or snow. It's no wonder that many surfers, regardless of their favorite surface, enjoy displaying their boards as well as riding them.
John Miller wasn't thinking about automotive graphics when he founded Signs by Autografix signsbyautografix.com, the full-service sign company he runs with his wife Heidi in Branford, CT. Instead, John picked the name to convey the idea of the "automatic graphic design" and added "Signs by" as a clarification.
If you're reading this you could easily consider a shop full of Laguna Tools woodworking equipment an earthly paradise. Now, consider that same shop on the beautiful Hawaiian island of Maui. Almost beyond description, isn't it? But that's exactly where Greg Davidge of the Maui Trading Company, kitchenremodelmaui.com (MTC), finds himself every day.
Woodworkers, not unlike wood itself, must be given time to grow. That simple fact is the foundation of Laguna Tools’ participation in the woodworking program headed by teacher Rand Hall at McKinley Middle School (MMS).
When Edwards Interior Aerospace started taxiing down the runway for its maiden flight in 1998, few industry insiders could have predicted the company’s impressive ascent in the highly competitive corporate jet market category.