Improved face veneer recovery and quality

Veneer Patching Line R5

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Veneer Patching Line R5

Master your productivity with automation and machine vision - produce highest grade veneer with ease out of any wood species with Raute Veneer Patching Line R5.

Raute's Veneer Patching Line R5, a patented concept, is an automated patching line with manual stacking. It utilizes the most advanced technology on the market. It helps you maximize face veneer recovery and get consistent, high quality panels over eight times faster than repairing manually. And only one operator is needed! He takes care of  manual stacking at the end of the line. R5 Series is of same patching technology as the fully automated R7 Series, but without automatic veneer stacking. With Veneer Patching Line R5 capacity up to 6400 patches/hour is reached.

Raute’s Veneer Patching Line R5 has unique integrated analyzer for defect analysis and grading. This leading technology is well-proven delivering the highest possible patched veneer quality. With MillSIGHTS data capturing and reporting system you get deep insight into patching performance and line availability.

And, it comes with our suggestion: durable butterfly type patching head and multiple die sizes optimized for each wood species.

Veneer Patching Line R5 is your choice when you require the best consistent veneer quality and capacity with affordable investment costs. With its  two pathing levels you achieve  speed of 6400 patches/h. Over four million patches are made daily by R5 and R7-series patching lines globally.

Improve your production targets with R5-Series

To learn more about how to improve your production goals with the R5-Series veneer patching line, talk to our experts.

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Key benefits

over 4 million patches are made daily with Raute patching technology

no over patching saves up to 10% in number of patches needed

speed 50 patches/min

highest retention with solid wood butterfly patches

only one operator

Veneer Patching Line R5 machines

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