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The Pillar Machine Blog

Pillar Machine is a CNC machine company that specializes in innovative, customizable, and high-quality woodworking and cabinet machines. Our mission is to enable companies to increase their competitive edge through custom manufacturing solutions of woodworking and cabinet machines.  
As one of the top CNC machine companies we are constantly innovating new solutions that improve product quality and reduce your overhead costs while minimizing human error. We stay on top of industry best practices by allowing our sophisticated software applications and CNC machines to work hand-in-hand with traditional craftsmanship and artistry.  
This repository of articles is intended to give insight into the projects we are working on to improve our woodworking and cabinet machines.  

Section 179 Tax Deduction

Section 179 Tax Deduction | Pillar Machine Tax deduction adds financial incentive for equipment purchase The Section 179 tax deduction is a tax incentive that is easy to use, and gives businesses an incentive to invest in themselves by adding equipment. Taking advantage of Section 179 will help your business keep more capital, while getting [...]

By |January 5th, 2023|Blog, Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

Pillar Machine acquires Larick Machinery – PRESS RELEASE

At Pillar Machine, our culture has been built around the concept of sustainable progress. What does this mean for us? Ultimately we strive to progress forward & grow without compromising on what got us to where we are in the first place: Our premium customer experience.  In recent years and speaking to our customers, many [...]

By |December 5th, 2022|Blog, The Pillar Machine Newsletter|0 Comments

Section 179 Tax Deduction

Section 179 Tax Deduction | Pillar Machine Tax deduction adds financial incentive for equipment purchase The Section 179 tax deduction is a tax incentive that is easy to use, and gives businesses an incentive to invest in themselves by adding equipment. Taking advantage of Section 179 will help your business keep more capital, while getting [...]

By |October 8th, 2018|Blog, Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

Dowel Machines

Using dowel pins for woodworking and furniture is an important, and elegant, part of making a strong, quality product, such as chairs, cabinets, and frames. It can make creating joints between various pieces of timber straightforward, quick, and uncomplicated. Dowel pin joints can be found in almost every piece of furniture, made in a factory, [...]

By |March 30th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Coping Machines

Coping joints are a fairly complicated technique of woodworking to shape the end of a piece of wood to match the contours of an adjacent piece of wood. This is most commonly used to shape the joint end of finish work or cabinet manufacture, such as a frame or molding. A Pillar Machine coping machine [...]

By |March 30th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

CNC Machines

About CNC Machines CNC technology, something Pillar Machines specializes in, is a means for automated milling devices to fabricate industrial components without the direct assistance or manual operation by a person. "CNC” stands for Computer Numerical Control, and the numbers control the movement of a cutter, by way of an X, Y, and Z axis. [...]

By |March 30th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Miter Machines

All about Miter Machines The most common joint seen in picture frame or corner piece fabrication is the miter joint. Miter joints are ideal for this purpose because the 45° angle creates a much better surface area for adhesive than a butt joint. It also hides the end grain so that the finished product is [...]

By |March 30th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Tenon Machines

Why Pillar Machine's Mortise and Tenon Machine One of the strongest methods known, to join two pieces of wood, is a mortise and tenon joint. It also happens to be one of the oldest known ways of joining timber, and is almost always achieved at a 90° angle. It is, without a doubt, the most [...]

By |March 30th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Customer Testimonials

PLYWOOD PRODUCTS This was our second Pillar Machine. We stayed with Pillar because we were happy with the first machine. This was by far the easiest purchase that I have made. Bruce Mosser Plywood Products Huntington, WV BRIDGEWOOD CABINETS Our high degree of satisfaction with our first CMJ machine led us to buy two more. [...]

By |March 30th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Miter Door Glue Process

Glue Process To glue the joint, coat the inside walls of the mortise, the bottom of the Mortise, as well as the back side of the mitered part (as shown in the picture). The idea is to not have too much glue that you have excessive hydraulic pressure in the joint. Also you don’t want [...]

By |March 30th, 2016|Blog, Tips & Tricks|0 Comments