Comec Frontal Basic for Picket Fencing

Fully automatic through feed machine for the volume production of picking fencing elements equipped with an automatic vertical loader.

  • Volume production
  • Auto Feeding
  • For picket fencing

About this Product

A fully automatic through feed machine for the volume production of picking fencing elements. As standard the machine is equiped with an automatic vertical loader, 3 postion working stations (piece squaring, milling & outfeed transfer). Once in position, the timber is machined by 2 counter rotating heads following a interchangeable steel template. When finished, the pieces are transferred to unloading belts sycronised to the machine cycle.

On request the machne can be equiped with the following options:

  • Worked piece return system for one man operation
  • Special versions available to suit customers individual production requirements
  • Additonal working stations
Comec Frontal Basic For Picket Fencing
Comec Frontal Basic For Picket Fencing
Comec Frontal Basic For Picket Fencing 2


  • N° 1 fix left shoulder and mobile right shoulder for the loader, magazine, locking cylinders and milling units.
  • Manual movement of square rail bearings with pneumatic button for locking/release, position’s reading on digital display.
  • Vertical magazine adjustable, connected to the shoulders (for a fast regulation of the length of the piece),
    pneumatic lifts and locking cylinders.
  • Reinforced structure for loading of heavy loads.


  • N° 1 + 1 counter rotating milling units, motor kW 4.0 – 9.000 rpm electro-pneumatic activation with hydraulic brake, movement on Y axes adjustable by limit switch, on Z axes by screw and siko max course 200 mm.
  • Copying device interchangeable.
  • Centralised adjustment of width by screw and siko (for a fast machine set up).
  • N° 1 central support complete with straightener cylinder.
  • N° 1 + 1 unloading motorised belts, synchronised to the machine cycle, motor kW 0.37.


  • Length: min. 500 / max. 2400 mm;
  • Width: min. 20 / max. 150 mm;
  • Thickness: min. 10 / max. 90 mm;
  • Possibility to work staked pieces (3 pieces with thickness 16 mm or 2 pieces with 22 mm thickness).
  • Productivity: 6-8 cycles/minute (according with the pieces width)
  • Controlled by PLC
  • Protections according to CE safety prescriptions
  • 1 set of tools included
  • 1 template included
  • Volt 415 / 50 Hz

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