Dramatic application for Altendorf panel saw

West Yorkshire Playhouse in Leeds placed their trust in Daltons Wadkin when they came to replace an existing Sliding Table Panel Saw with a new Altendorf which was required to provide a substantial technical advance together with improved accuracy and ease of operation.

As distributors for Altendorf, the world’s leading Sliding Table Saw manufacturer, Daltons Wadkin were quick to recommend a machine from this high profile range and after discussions with Daltons Wadkin Sales Director Andy Walsh an order was placed for an Altendorf WA80 TE which incorporates power movements to the saw unit, independently motorised scoring and 3000 mm sliding table.

Head of Construction at the Playhouse Ralph Tricker is delighted with the investment in his facility which has to produce, often at short notice, scenic designs for the various productions which the Playhouse promotes. He commented “The Altendorf is the best Sliding Table Panel Saw on the market so we now have the ultimate machine for the work we are asked to produce which makes my job a lot easier! Andy Walsh assisted in providing all the information we required in order to make the change from the old machine and the Daltons Wadkin delivery/ commissioning team did a first class job in removing the old equipment and installing the new as seamlessly as possible”.

Altendorf Panel Saws are a major feature of Daltons Wadkin’s sales portfolio and a recent visit by Ralph Tricker to an open house show at their Nottingham showrooms was instrumental in the order being placed.


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