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Wood-Mizer introduces the MP180 Jointer Planer Moulder as a three-in-one woodworking machine able to produce tongue and groove paneling, shiplap, trim, and more. Starting at $7,995 USD, the MP180 takes the versatile functionality of the Wood-Mizer MP160 Jointer/Planer and adds a vertical side cutter head to the planer table. The MP180 joins the established Wood-Mizer range of woodworking products that includes jointer/planers, two-sided planer/moulders, four-sided planer/moulders, slab flattening machines, dust collection systems, planer blades, moulder knives, and more.

 

Similar to the MP160 Jointer/Planer, the MP180 efficiently shares one horizontal cutter between two cast iron tables to produce straight-edged boards with the top jointer table and evenly planed boards with the bottom planer table. Switching between jointing and planing is done easily by moving the board from one table to the other without needing to adjust the table or stop the cutter or extractor. When jointing boards on the upper table, an adjustable board fence tilts up to 45° and locks into place for angled boards. 

 

In addition, the MP180 features one vertical side cutter that can be fitted with moulding profile knives. The vertical side cutter moulds material on one side with each pass through the bottom planer table. With the MP180, moulding material on two sides for profiles like tongue and groove can be completed in only two passes. When planing and moulding boards on the bottom table, two power feed rollers move the board through the horizontal cutter and vertical side cutter at a variable speed.

MP180 Jointer Planer Moulder Features

 

  • Starting at $7,995 USD
  • 3-in-1 jointer, planer, moulder combo
  • Switch between jointing, planing, and moulding without adjusting the table or stopping the cutters
  • Jointing capacity: 9" wide
  • Adjustable jointer board fence up to 45°
  • 1-sided planing capacity: 16" wide x 9-1/2" high
  • 2-sided planing/moulding capacity: 12" wide x 2" high (4” high with optional side cutter head)
  • 6-39 fpm variable feed for planing and moulding
  • Heavy-duty cast iron tables and sheet steel chassis
  • 240V 60Hz 1-phase or 3-phase electric power

“Wood-Mizer is dedicated to providing the best-in-class equipment for sawmillers and woodworkers throughout the world,” said John Smith, Wood-Mizer CEO. “The MP180 is a unique and cost-effective machine that produces the professional results of a jointer, planer, and moulder in one compact footprint.”

 

The MP180 Jointer Planer Moulder ships on a pallet and requires minimal assembly. Planer blades, moulder knives, and dust collection systems are also available from Wood-Mizer. The MP180 Jointer Planer Moulder is now available to order worldwide. For more information, visit woodmizer.com or contact your local Wood-Mizer representative.

About Wood-Mizer
 

Since 1982, Wood-Mizer has earned the reputation as a world-leading wood processing equipment manufacturer with a strong legacy from its innovative sawmilling products. From forest to final form, Wood-Mizer offers an extensive line of equipment including narrowband portable and industrial sawmills, wideband sawmilling equipment, band resaws, board edgers, wood kilns, woodworking equipment, firewood processing equipment, pallet recycling equipment, material handling equipment, sawmill blades, and blade maintenance equipment for woodworking and forestry hobbyists and professionals all over the world. Visit woodmizer.com for more information.

 


Cleereman Industries, one of the leading manufacturers of top-quality sawmill equipment, is proud to announce the purchase of CPF Manufacturing in Crandon Wi. CPF; a fully equipped and staffed, fabricating and machining facility. Paul Cleereman, VP of Cleereman Industries, said this new facility will be for the Cleereman Edger and Bandmill divisions along with some other Cleereman product lines. With our new Edger line and building bandmills for our Lumber-Pro’s this purchase made sense. The 20,000 square foot facility is equipped with overhead cranes and has large machining capabilities that include three large boring bars, turning centers, drill presses, etc. as well as a full range of large welding positioners and several welders. The facility also has a large drive through media blast cabinet that is used for complete paint and rust removal of large equipment. This will be extremely useful when rebuilding Cleereman equipment for customers.

 The newly acquired facility had a long-standing business relationship with Cleereman Industries for over 30 years and did a lot of machine work for Cleereman Industries including our new Edger Boxes. Due to the unexpected death of Larry Colburn one of the owners and a good friend of Cleereman Industries the opportunity arose to purchase the facility and create a stable and ongoing employment for all of the employees and the Crandon community. As well as providing a turn-key solution to Cleereman Industries for increasing demand for not only our Edger line but all lines of Cleereman equipment.

The Crandon location also allows us to draw from a different talent pool of employees from a different region then our current Newald facility. Cleereman looks forward to providing Crandon and the surrounding communities with great employment opportunities.      

 For complete details contact:

Cleereman Industries
715-674-2700
www.cleereman.com


Wood-Mizer introduces pallet recycling systems designed to dismantle, trim, and recycle pallets all-in-line. Wood-Mizer pallet recycling systems combine world-class built in the USA pallet recycling equipment with efficient and configurable material handling equipment. In addition to complete systems, Wood-Mizer offers standalone equipment for the pallet industry including sawmills, horizontal resaws, gang saws, pallet dismantling bandsaws, power feed trim saws, and material handling.

 With the ability to create configurable systems for a variety of operations, Wood-Mizer pallet recycling systems include a combination of pallet dismantlers, material handling equipment, and pallet trim saws. The Pallet Hawg® PD200 Pallet Dismantler dismantles pallets into boards and stringers for additional processing and features 60”, 66”, 72”, 84”, or 96” wide options with rear or center drop table options. Belted conveyors and cross transfer decks transport material for staging or processing and include configurable options such as length, height, and incline. The PC200 Pallet Trim Saw trims boards and stringers for further processing or assembly.

“Wood-Mizer is dedicated to providing the best-in-class equipment for a variety of timber and wood processing needs throughout the world,” said Brad Kirkaldy, Wood-Mizer Pallet Recycling Product Manager. “The addition of our pallet recycling systems provide optimized equipment solutions for pallet businesses that are backed by our established network of service and support.”

Wood-Mizer pallet recycling systems are now available in North America. Contact your local Wood-Mizer representative for a layout and quote. For more information, visit https://woodmizer.com.

About Wood-Mizer

Since 1982, Wood-Mizer has earned the reputation as a global-leading sawmill and woodworking equipment manufacturer with a strong legacy from its innovative sawmilling products. From Forest to Final Form®, Wood-Mizer offers an extensive line of equipment including portable and industrial sawmills, resaws, board edgers, wood kilns, planer/moulders, firewood processing equipment, pallet recycling equipment, material handling equipment, sawmill blades, and blade maintenance equipment. For more than 40 years, Wood-Mizer remains committed to serving sawmilling and woodworking hobbyists and professionals all over the world throughout an established and growing distribution network. Visit woodmizer.com for more information.


INDIANAPOLIS, IN. – November 4, 2021 – Morbark, LLC, debuted the Rayco 4000AWL Articulated Wheel Loader at the TCI Expo in Indianapolis, IN. The company also offered an overview of additional equipment within the Morbark, Boxer, Denis Cimaf, and Rayco brands that complement the equipment needs of tree care professionals. 

 

"At Morbark, we are focused on continually providing new products and product improvements that meet our customers' needs and help them succeed in their businesses," said Jason Showers, Morbark Director of Tree Care Products. "The new 4000AWL articulated wheel loader is in direct response to our customer's requests and feedback for higher capacity, with cost and labor-saving tool options."

 

Rayco 4000AWL Articulated Wheel Loader Features

 

The 4000AWL is the second model in Rayco's articulated wheel loader line and is designed to meet the material handling needs of landscape contractors, tree services, rental companies, municipalities, and agricultural businesses. This turf-friendly, highly maneuverable articulated wheel loader offers a light footprint and heavy workload. Designed to meet the material handling needs of tree services, landscapers, rental companies, municipalities, light construction, and agricultural business, the 4000AWL can take on a multitude of big challenges in tight areas while minimizing ground disturbances. In addition, the 4000AWL offers impressive lifting capacity and a compact size that easily works inside fenced-in yards, pens, nurseries, and more. 

 

The 4000AWL is outfitted with a standard skid steer attachment plate and can accommodate many attachments. In addition, the quick-attach system enables users to quickly and easily switch from a bucket to forks or other tools for optimum on-the-job flexibility and bottom-line performance.

 

The telescoping boom provides excellent lifting and dumping height, enabling loading on high-sided trucks and other applications that require extended reach. The 4000AWL has a maximum lift height (measured at the hinge pin) of 126 inches (320.7 cm). With its 48-hp (36-kW) Isuzu 4LE2T diesel engine, the 4000AWL generates a working lift capacity of 4000 lb (1814.4 kg). 

 

The small footprint (the 4000AWL is only 56.63"/143.8 cm wide) and articulating design give operators the agility they need to maneuver in close quarters, such as small yards or narrow pathways. At the same time, the turf tires provide minimal turf disruption when making turns.

 

The 4000AWL has been built with operator comfort and safety in mind, including a low-profile suspension seat within the ROPS/FOPS-certified roll cage. In addition, the open-air design provides a clear view of the worksite in all directions, and easy-to-use controls make these machines simple for anyone to operate.

 

Also featured in Morbark's booth were favorite models from the company's family of brands: Morbark 2400X Wood Hog Horizontal Grinder, Morbark Eeger Beever™ 1215, 1621X, 1821, and 2131 Brush Chippers; Rayco RG37 4x4, RG55 Trac, RG74 Trac, and RG80 Stump Cutters; Rayco 1800AWL, Rayco C200 Forestry Mulcher with DENIS CIMAF Mulching Head; Boxer 385D and 700HDX Mini Skid Steers; and DENIS CIMAF DAH-150E Boom-mounted Mulcher Head.

 

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About Morbark, LLC

 

Morbark, LLC, an Alamo Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALG) company, has innovated and manufactured durable, high-performance equipment for more than 60 years. Morbark's equipment helps customers process and convert waste wood and other organic materials into sellable end products. Morbark produces a full line of brush chippers, stump cutters, mini skid steers, articulated wheel loaders, forestry mulchers, whole tree and biomass chippers, flails, horizontal and tub grinders, sawmill equipment, material handling systems, and mulcher head attachments for excavators, and skid steers under the Morbark, Rayco, DENIS CIMAF, and Boxer brands. Sales and aftermarket support are conducted through a worldwide, authorized dealer network. For more information, please visit www.morbark.com.



We are happy to invite you to our virtual Hakki Pilke Pro Series online event on Wednesday 20th of October 2021 9 AM EEST or 6 PM EEST. The event is English spoken.

Sign up now: https://global.hakkipilke.com/pro-series-event

In this virtual event, we want to present you unique information about our Pro series’ firewood processors and its newest addition Hakki Pilke 55 Pro. The 55 Pro has been designed together with professionals from all over the world to enable the most efficient production of firewood.

You will also hear customer stories from the users of Hakki Pilke Pro processors from all over the world and on top of this we offer you interesting discussions of the latest industry trends. Don’t miss out on the biggest firewood event of the year!


EVENT PROGRAMME

Welcome speech and Hakki Pilke introduction 

Anssi Westerlund, Hakki Pilke Business Unit Director

Hakki Pilke today in brief – Global leader in firewood processing

55 Pro – The firewood factory and customer story from Denmark

50 Pro – The heavy-duty processor and customer story from Finland

43 Pro – The commercial grade processor and customer story from New Zealand

38 Pro – The professional firewood processor and customer story from Lapland

Panel discussion – Summary of Pro series and firewood industry trends

Anssi Westerlund, Timo Jussila, Development Manager and Jari Niskakoski, Export Manager

Emma Kimiläinen, a professional racing car driver and F1 commentator, will host the online event.


After the event, you will have the opportunity to ask questions from our product development and sales team about the Hakki Pilke Pro series. The chat is open throughout the streaming, and we answer questions in real time in English or Finnish.


You can also follow the live event on Hakki Pilke’s YouTube channel.

The event recording can also be found on Hakki Pilke’s Youtube channel and website www.hakkipilke.com after the event.


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Hakki Pilke firewood processors offer you the latest high technology and innovations that have enabled us to improve the operational efficiency of tens of thousands of firewood professionals and help them maximize their results. Thousands of Hakki Pilke firewood processors are delivered annually to six continents - more than 35 different countries.


Following the success of the Chain Shark sharpener, that is providing superior BITE to saw chains nationwide, Laona Machine Supply is proud to introduce the new DGG-6 RAKER Grinder.  The new RAKER Grinder is the fastest and easiest way to insure the maximum cutting speed.  Provides the perfect depth of cut every time, eliminating the guesswork and saving time.  Operation is simple, plug it into any 110v plug, just set the chain in place, adjust the depth of grind and turn the handle!  It’s that easy.  The DGG-6 properly grinds the drag links on .325, 3/8 and .404 size saw chain with ¾ chain for bucksaw, feller-heads and firewood processors coming soon.  There’s even an optional gullet attachment for square ground teeth.  

Laona Machine Supply
4902 Hwy 8
Laona, WI 54541
www.laonamachine.com
715-674-3909

 


Washington, DC (September 1, 2021) Cambium Carbon announced the acquisition of Traece, a software platform allowing millers to easily and confidently track, sell, and manage their inventory.

“Traece reimagines what inventory tracking is. Built specifically for sawyers and millers, our platform is poised to support and grow alongside these partner businesses. We believe a thriving circular economy is built on scalable material management, and we think Traece offers users a simple pathway to scaling their urban wood salvage efforts,” said Ben Christensen, co-founder and CEO of Cambium Carbon.

TRAECE EMPOWERS MILLERS

Established in 2016 as Lumber Tracker, Traece has been tested and used in the day-to-day operations of a national network of customers. Niles Krech, owner and operator of Maine Urban Timber uses the software across his business. Traece enables Krech to gather unique insights into his operations, better understand the value and quantity of his inventory, and ultimately reach more customers.

“Traece keeps track of everything I was cataloging manually but does a better job and makes it accessible to me almost anywhere… It has streamlined our process and made it easier for us to track our logs and update their status along the processing journey”

Niles Krech

TRAECE FEATURES

Traece allows users to track slabs and lumber from a source tree through milling and drying. It supports a real-time inventory online sales feature through simple website integration. Additional features include:

  • Search & export specific product information and photos
  • Add inventory on-the-fly from your phone, tablet, or desktop
  • Print QR codes for easy tagging, scanning, and location-based management
  • Access insightful dashboards and reports

 

In the coming months, the new version of Traece will continue to unveil additional features driven by customer feedback and collaboration. Cambium Carbon works with Traece users to help put their wood to its best use, and to educate consumers about the powerful impacts of re-use. To learn more about Traece and to request a demo, visit www.cambiumcarbon.com/traece.

ABOUT CAMBIUM CARBON

Cambium Carbon is a Public Benefit Corporation on a mission to reforest America by enabling circular economies. By reducing waste and increasing green infrastructure in cities, the organization is pioneering a new model for social and environmental impact.

Cambium Carbon and Traece are registered trademarks in the United States.

The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

For more information:

Joe McDonald
(202) 743-1712
[email protected]

For more information on Traece:
www.cambiumcarbon.com/traece


The SSS Salsco Safety Shield is a safety system that vastly improves wood chipping safety, proactively and effectively preventing wood chipper injury by shutting down the chipper’s infeed system when an operator enters a defined hazard zone. The SSS Safety Shield is available for installation on all of Salsco's 10", 13" and 18" capacity engine driven chippers. We can install it on all new machines at the factory as well as existing machines out in the field. Give us a call if you have any questions on installation and pricing.



Introducing the Sterling YieldBoss Hybrid Edger System by the industry experts at McDonough 

The Sterling YieldBoss Hybrid Edger System is a revolutionary new approach to edging that combines the benefits of optimized saw placement with the simplicity of a manual edger system. An affordable system in a whole new class of edgers created by McDonough, a Sterling YieldBoss Hybrid Edger fits in the space between our line of McDonough fully optimized edgers that return the highest yields, and manual edgers that leave everything up to your operator. 

Based on years of edger product development and site testing, a Hybrid Edger will deliver performance expected to be superior to many optimized transverse edger systems, and even outperform many edgers that are billed as being optimized, but in reality, are not. 

The Sterling YieldBoss can help you meet your goals with:

  • Optimized saw placement on every board
  • Designed to fit the footprint of a hand-fed edger system common in sawmills everywhere
  • Designed to put the saw on the correct cutpath on every piece
  • An infeed system based on the designs of our industry leading McDonough OptiFit edger system, which has been developed over years of testing and improvement, with 50+ systems in operation around the industry  

The standard YieldBoss edger system includes:

  • Edger infeed belt
  • McDonough YieldBoss Hybrid Edger scanning
  • McDonough Hybrid Edger system controls
  • Two-saw McDonough YieldBoss edger 
  • Edger outfeed belt 

McDonough strives for efficiency through specialized machine solutions that lay a foundation for success. We focus on mutual honesty and long-term ethics, open and respectful communication, and are conscious of our customers’ expectations. No matter your edger needs, McDonough has the system for you. 

For more, visit www.mcdonough-mfg.com or call (715) 834-7755.


INDIANAPOLIS, IND. (JULY 20, 2021) - The Indiana Hardwood Lumbermen’s Association, would like to welcome forest industry pros, families and wood-lovers to the inaugural Hoosier Hardwood Festival. The festival will debut August 27-29 at the Marion County Fairgrounds. This celebration will feature lumberjack shows, lumberjack camps, chainsaw carving artists, woodworkers, shopping, auctions, axe throwing, log rolling, live music & entertainment, festival food & drinks and more!
 

All are welcome to attend the festival and there will be plenty of entertainment. Headlining the festival is the touring All American Lumberjack Show. Competitors will be split into red and blue teams and compete in 10 lumberjack skills events. These include Log Rolling, OP Race, Axe Throwing, Spring-Board Tree Topping, Single Buck, 2 Man X-cut Sawing, Stock Saw Racing, Hot Saw Racing, Quick Carve and Log Boom Racing! This hour-long, competition-style event will take place on Friday at 4:30pm, twice on Saturday at 1pm and 4:30p and on Sunday at 12pm.

 

When the All American Lumberjack Shows aren’t happening, the Lumberjack Camps are in full swing. Here the public is welcome to try their hand at one of three skills performed in the competition… log rolling, 2 man x-cut sawing or axe throwing. Competitors from the show will be available to help with each skill.

 

“The lumberjack show and camp will be great entertainment,” says IHLA Executive Director, Ray Moistner, “but we’re also very excited to have over 20 chainsaw carving artists from around the country coming to our festival!”

 

22 chainsaw carving artists are scheduled to showcase their unique skills throughout the festival. Carving will take place nearly non-stop and festival goers will have the opportunity to purchase the completed chainsaw art pieces via a buy now price OR at one of two auctions taking place on Saturday and Sunday respectively. Saturday’s auction proceeds will benefit the Future Farmers of America and Sunday’s auction goes back to the artists themselves.

 

Lumber industry pros will have a chance to see the latest equipment, gear and safety tools. Plus trained loggers from around the state will have a chance to earn the title of Indiana’s Best Logger in a competition designed to showcase the safety and skills loggers use every day!

 

Competitors will be judged on chain sharpening, speed cuts, bore cuts and spring pole cuts. In the competition finale the lumberjacks will be challenged to fell a tree, through a stake in the ground and into a bullseye, with incremental points given for accuracy of the fell.

 

Attendees will have an opportunity to learn more about the lumber industry through a series of education sessions and displays like the Woods on Wheels exhibit which boasts interactive displays that will immerse the senses while covering key topics of forestry. Education session topics include fire safety tips from Smokey the Bear, tree identification, invasive insects & species, a panel discussion for woodland land owners and more!

 

Plenty of indoor and outdoor shopping will be available for everything from small woodworking arts & crafts to large industry equipment. Festival style food and food trucks will be on-site as well as a spirits & beer garden, presented by Hard Truth Distillery and Quaff On Brewing. Near the food / drink garden will be an entertainment stage with live music from local artists.

 

Located at the Marion County Fairgrounds, 7300 E. Troy Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46239. Show dates for 2021 are August 27-29. Show hours are Friday 12p–8p, Saturday 9a–8p and Sunday 9a–3p. General admission tickets are $10, $5 for ages 7-12 and free for kids 6 & under. Parking is free along the Fisher Road entrance on the east side of the fairgrounds.
 

For more show information, event schedules, discounts and to purchase tickets, visit HoosierHardwoodFestival.com

 

Indiana Hardwood Lumbermen’s Association

IHLA is a relevant, member-driven trade association, whose members share a passion for creating the world’s finest hardwood products, and a determination to maintain the sustainable productivity of our nation’s forest resources. IHLA is a non-profit trade organization of sawmills, wholesale brokers, equipment vendors, secondary manufacturers, loggers, landowners and others who recognize the benefits of working together on issues and projects for the good of the hardwood industry. For more information, visit IHLA.org


WSM’s new Super Screener is the next generation of this type of screen. Redesigned and manufactured for reduced maintenance, increased production, and longer operating life.  New rugged features include longer machine life thanks to a 15% lighter basket and increased durability with oversize hangers. Material moves up to four times faster thanks to the steep slope, stainless steel pan bottom – ideal for wet material like compost and bark mulch.

 

Reduced maintenance downtime and expense with the relocated drive unit and easy access to the screens from the back of the basket for quicker change out. The relocated drive also allows for an unobstructed flow of material.  Optional features include wire mesh or perforated screens, ball deck for increased material agitation to help prevent build up and blinding on the screens, multiple material classifications, top covers, access platforms, and infeed chutes.

 

Learn more about the advantages of the newly redesigned Super Screener and our full line of grinders, screeners, and processing systems.  Contact us at westsalem.com/lp/super-screener 503-364-2213, or [email protected]


Wood-Mizer introduces the MR200 Gang Saw engineered to significantly reduce the amount of work and time needed to rip cants into boards. Designed for both pallet and lumber operations, the MR200 Gang Rip Saw joins the Wood-Mizer line of high-performance sawmill and pallet production equipment that is available and supported through their established worldwide network.

Capable of ripping cants up to 21” (540mm) wide and up to 7-3/4” (200mm) thick, the MR200 Gang Rip Saw features a compact footprint without sacrificing capacity. Featuring two height adjustable arbors, the MR200 can be equipped with up to 12 circular saw blades on each arbor with a maximum of 18” (460mm) between outer sawblades, significantly speeding up the cant rip sawing operation. Three driven press rollers on both the infeed and outfeed are located close to the saw blades for sawing cants as short as 28” (700mm) and the heavy-duty modular infeed and outfeed tables provide an unlimited cant length capacity with additional 6’ 8” (2m) tables.

Feed speed is adjustable from 5 - 50fpm (1.5 - 15m/min), and the centralized control panel has two separate sets of controls for managing each arbor individually to attain optimal feed speed, energy use, and production. The MR200 is powered by two 20HP (15 kW), 25HP (18.5 kW), 30HP (22 kW) or 40HP (30 kW) motors with ammeters on the control panel monitoring the load of each motor.

Other features include a laser line and infeed assist roller for precise alignment and efficient feeding of cants, an optional built-in chipper to prevent unnecessary downtime to clear out sawdust from the machine, and built in forklift pockets allow for easy handling of the machine for layout flexibility.

“Wood-Mizer is committed to providing the best sawmill equipment for high-production operations throughout the world,” said Luke Murray, Wood-Mizer TITAN Product Manager. “The MR200 provides lumber and pallet operations compact and versatile gang rip saw for increased productivity.”

MR200 Gang Saw Features

  • Two Adjustable Arbors with up to 12 Saws Per Arbor
  • Three Driven Press Rollers on Infeed and Outfeed for Effortless Feeding of Cants
  • Control Panel with Individual Controls for Each Arbor
  • Laser Line for Precise Gang Sawing
  • Optional Built-in Chipper
  • The Wood-Mizer MR200 Gang Saw is now available worldwide. Contact your local Wood-Mizer Representative to order. For more information, visit https://woodmizer.com.
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  • About Wood-Mizer
  • Since 1982, Wood-Mizer has earned the reputation as a world-leading wood processing equipment manufacturer with a strong legacy from its innovative sawmilling products. From forest to final form, Wood-Mizer offers an extensive line of equipment including narrowband portable and industrial sawmills, wideband sawmilling equipment, band resaws, board edgers, wood kilns, woodworking equipment, firewood processing equipment, pallet recycling equipment, material handling equipment, sawmill blades, and blade maintenance equipment for woodworking and forestry hobbyists and professionals all over the world. Visit woodmizer.com for more information.


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