BIG RED Complete Column Fabricating System
Most common model for Laminated Column Fabrication is Big Red II with 4 pneumatic nail guns - 2 mounted on each side.
Model Big Red 8 with 8 pneumatic nail guns, specifically designed when stainless steel nails are required below ground. Four left hand set of guns nail with regular ring shank fasteners and four right hand set of guns nail stainless steel ring shank fasteners.
Both models are automated column fabricating equipment that assembles 3 to 4 plies of 2x6 and 2x8 material. Simultaneously pressing members together in alignment prior to nailing both sides automatically at 12" on center. Fabricates columns lengths from 12' to 32'. Option to include another 8’-0” table for column lengths up to 40’-0”.