by Omal

The HBD 1300 OF Horizontal Bore, Glue, and Dowel machine is a numerically controlled machine to drill, glue and insert dowels on horizontal pieces with FOUR loading zones, 4' work table and 8' capacity.  This machine features the OMAL Sure Shot dowel delivery system, guaranteeing a dowel and glue/water every insertion.

This machine can be equipped with horizontal drill and dowel unit, vertical drill,  CNC Z axis and  laser and auto start features.  

  • (OF) OPEN FRAME, 4’ Table, 8’ Piece
  • Cycle time of approximately ONE second
  • Single or multiple horizontal & vertical drills
  • Sure Shot Dowel Revolver System
  • Indexable Center and Side Fences

Large Robust Clamps


OMAL Sure Shot System

  • Insertion revolver holds dowel in queue
  • Next dowel checked via fiber optic sensor
  • No Jam – OMAL “SURE SHOT” guarantees a dowel inserted every time

OMAL Laser System

  • Automatically measures part
  • Populates the program list for part width
  • Calculates all dowel locations for part
  • With Auto-start Sensor run parts in any sequence without calling up program
  • With Auto-start Sensor option, machine senses panel no need to push start button

The machine has central and  side drop down fences, central lubrication and full PC control with Wood Systems Machine Interface.