Jax The Wood Retriever

HOW THE WOOD RETRIEVER WORKS

Picks

  • 1 to 13 2x4s
  • 1 to 8 2x6s
  • 1 to 6 2x8s
  • 1 to 5 2x10s
  • 1 to 4 2x12s

Lengths of 8’ to 20’ (6’ pending)

picks from one or two bunk layers

Shorter lengths can still be handled manually per saw manufacturer specs

*patent pending

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JAX The Wood Retriever simultaneously picks for multiple linear and component saws

Jax The Wood Retriever

In this configuration JAX takes care of a Monet Component Saw + Blade Saw + ALS Saw with 33 lumber SKUs, from 2x4x8/20s to 2x12x16s

JAX The Wood Retriever integrates easily with existing saw infeeds

Jax The Wood Retriever

with no, or only minor, modifications

Jax The Wood Retriever ALS Saws

ALS

Jax The Wood Retriever Monet Saw

Monet

Jax The Wood Retriever Blade Saw

Blade

Which also means fetching by hand is no problem

Jax The Wood Retriever Fetching

'cause JAX plays nice!

Buffer Capacity Infeeds hold up to:

39 2x4s for linear saws
76 2x4s for component saws

Jax The Wood Retriever Safety Buffer Capacity

With Infeeds fully accessible to  Sawyers, quality control can be  implemented at this early stage

Tugger helps out by moving fully loaded lumber carts quickly into place

Jax The Wood Retriever Safety Tugger

’cause JAX The Wood Retriever loves playing fetch!

JAX meets or exceeds ANSI, ISO and OSHA robotic safety standards by extensively using light curtains

R+W’s system has two safety zones which lets JAX play fetch in one while Tugger fills bunks in the other

For safety JAX’s travel speed is limited to 5’ per second

Jax The Wood Retriever Safety

JAX LumberPickList

Saw Shop Manager can Preview Fetching for a Job
in a common format, across all saws, the sequence of lumber required, by each saw

Jax The Wood Retriever Application Configuration

Each Sawyer has Flexibility to Start, Pause & Stop fetching

Jax The Wood Retriever Application Configuration

Coming Soon: remote, real time monitoring & recording of entire system

Saw Shop Manager’s
JAX PickList*

Jax The Wood Retriever Application Configuration

*Updates every 45 seconds
… and a bunch more information in other composite views

Sawyer’s Rolling
JAX PickList

The sawyer can see all the same details at his saw

Jax The Wood Retriever Application Configuration

JAX – A Myriad of Possible Configurations
based on available space and required SKUs

R+W Configuration = 3 parallel saws w/ 33 SKUs

Jax The Wood Retriever Application Configuration

Alternate Configuration: End-to-End

2 saws w/ 5 Standard SKUs, 2 Specialty SKUs & no conveyors

Jax The Wood Retriever Application Configuration

Alternate Configuration: Side-by-Side-by-Side

3 Saws w/ 8 standard SKUs & 4 specialty SKUs

Jax The Wood Retriever Application Configuration

Lots of possibilities … ’cause JAX The Wood Retriever loves playing fetch, anywhere!

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