16 Sep Newest Microvellum Software Includes Lockdowel Fasteners
Lockdowel Inc. hardware and Microvellum Software are continuing their collaboration where the former’s plastic and metal hidden fasteners can be integrated into cabinet designs. The latest version of Microvellum’s AutoCAD-based woodworking platform features two new Lockdowel fasteners, the E3259 BM barbed channel lock (video) and the E85040BP connector (video). Lockdowel designs and produces invisible fastening systems for cabinets, closets, and case goods. Its assembly solutions “enable higher profitability, competitiveness, and user satisfaction” and its customers report reduced labor costs of 60 percent or more. With its patented slide-to-lock and snap-lock technology, the glue-less and tool-free fasteners deliver a lean and fast assembly process. Lockdowel fasteners also allow finished goods to be flat packed, which saves on both shipping and warehouse costs. Completed jobs can be stored in less space with less damage than standard construction methods.
Microvellum creates proprietary software for woodworking – a CAD, CAM and computer-integrated manufacturing (CIM) platform that includes unique tools such as the company’s Knowledge Base and Community, where thousands of woodworkers around the world can evolve their craft and boost their business. Headquartered in Central Point, Oregon, it’s a leading global woodworking production software publisher for design, estimating, engineering, and production processes. and confidently grow their businesses.