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Massive List: Used Woodworking Machines and Commercial Equipment

Used Woodworking Machines can help take your woodworking from hobby to business by speeding up processing and increasing accuracy and repeatability. Whether you are looking to manufacture furniture, cabinetry or smaller wood items, like cutting boards, clocks, or decorative items, there is a machine out there that can help increase your productivity.

These machines can become very expensive, especially for those starting out in the business. It is a great option to consider used equipment. Much of it can be maintained, repaired and spare parts are available. Many of the businesses below are refurbishers and provide warrantees as well.


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Maybe you want to start CNC routing signs, or automating processing sheet goods, or maybe you are looking to get into kitchen renovations and cabinet making. Whatever your interest, you can bet there is a machine out there that will bring your woodworking to the next level.

The list below is a comprehensive collection of sites offering everything from hobbyist level machines like table saws, stationary routers and shapers, band saws, jointers and planers, all the way up to large scale professional wood processing equipment like CNC cutting and drilling equipment, line boring machines, edge banders and large sanders and more. If it’s used in the process of working wood, it can be found below.


I have made my best effort to describe the type of equipment, and the relative level of inventory available at the time of writing this article. If I have misrepresented any of the businesses, or listed inaccurate information, or simply missed a great resource, please let me know by email: toolsandtutorials@gmail.com

Website List

Hermance Machine Company


‘Whether your business is a large industrial operation or a smaller contracting office, or even if you’re a hobbyist engaging in your woodworking passion in your home workshop, Hermance Machine Company has you covered. Our massive 60,000-foot-foot warehouse located in central Pennsylvania allows us to carry all types of used woodworking machines and equipment, so you’re sure to find what you’re looking for.’

TYPES OF TOOLS: Hobbyist level to serious commercial woodworking machines

LOCATION: Williamsport, Pennsylvania, USA



Coast Machinery Group


‘Large Inventory of Used and Surplus Machinery – CNC, Wood, Metal, Forklifts, Tools and More. Search our inventory, or select the category on the left that you are interested in.,

Types of Tools: Serious Hobbyist to professional/industrial

LOCATION: Abbotsford, BC, Canada

INVENTORY: Massive inventory


Contacts Used Woodworking Machinery


‘Contacts Machinery, Inc.is a company with important experience in the woodworking machinery industry throughout North America. As a company principal, I (John Craig) bring approximately 45 years of experience service the North American woodworking industry, 15 years of which were with Giben America/Canada, where I served as company President.

Types of Tools: Large commercial and industrial woodworking, cabinet equipment

LOCATION: Quebec, Canada





‘HGR is the leader in buying and selling used industrial surplus and equipment, including industrial robots, MRO, CNC machinery, hardware, and more. Learn more about what makes us stand out from the competition below.’

Types of Tools: Hobbyist to light commercial

LOCATION: U.S. Multiple



First Choice International, LLC


‘Established in 2008, First Choice Industrial LLC is built on the solid foundation of Co-Owners/Founders Stan Paszkowski and Randy Majerus 50+ collective years of industrial equipment and woodworking machinery sales & manufacturing knowledge.

And in addition to offering a full range of new & used woodworking machinery, industrial equipment, and services to professional and semi-professional clients nationwide, First Choice Industrial LLC offers an outstanding history of customer satisfaction, and dedication to customers in a wide range of industries nationwide, including wood, plastics, composites, aerospace and packaging industries nationwide.’

Types of Tools: Hobbyist to Heavy commercial used woodworking machines


INVENTORY: Substantial




‘Leonard + Mark started buying and selling from auctions until they thought of a new and better way to buy and sell. From there, the development went forward and utilized the power of e-commerce and digitalization. They used a new strategy and built it to help give alternatives to the traditional auctions.’

Types of Tools: High Volume commercial cabinet making

LOCATION: Langley, BC, Canada





‘Surplex is an owner-managed e-commerce company specializing in the digital auction trade of used machinery. By combining digital expertise with personal service, we bridge the gap between the advantages of online business and the strengths of the traditional machinery trade. ‘

Types of Tools: Commercial and industrial supply for high volume wood manufacturing

LOCATION: Dusseldorf, Germany



Machine Hub


‘Machine Hub is a marketplace, we do not own any of the machinery listed for sale on this site.’

Types of Tools: Hobbyist to professional / light commercial used woodworking machines






‘WOODWEB is the most highly visited web site for professional woodworkers, offering a comprehensive collection of industry related information, and a vibrant community of professional participants from wood related businesses and industries.

We provide a variety of free resources, including a Knowledge Base containing over 10,000 articles, Forums offering dynamic discussions and creative problem solving, Galleries documenting the shops and projects of our users, and much more. Effective advertising and sales opportunities are also available, including an expansive Product Directory and Machinery, Lumber, Job and Classified Exchanges.’

Types of Tools: Light commercial to heavy industrial






‘EX-FACTORY INC. is an Importer and Dealer of New & Used Woodworking Machinery and Complete Plants.’

Types of Tools: Large selection of commercial wood manufacturing, cabinet making equipment




J & G Machinery


‘J & G Machinery, Inc. was founded in 1966 by W.P. “Johnny” Johnson. His background and desire to own his own woodworking machinery dealership came from managing a furniture factory in Loris, SC for several years and working for Noscoe Lewis Woodworking Machinery. Johnny went to work for Noscoe Lewis Woodworking Machinery in 1962 as a sales representative.’

Types of Tools: Large selection of commercial wood manufacturing, cabinet making equipment

LOCATION: North Carolina, USA



Legend Machines


‘Legend Machines primary focus was on the direct sale of Used Packaging and Processing machinery. In very short order, Larry called on David Berman, whom he worked with previously to join the company and together they successfully grew their own niche in Used Equipment sales. Recognizing the potential of Internet sales in expanding their customer base, they decided to develop a marketplace that would allow other dealers to list their Packaging and Processing Machinery.’

Types of Tools: Used Packaging and processing equipment, including small selection of woodworking equipment


INVENTORY: Small (for woodworking)


Machinery Scene


 Mezzanines to robots, freeze tunnels, bulk bags and balers, to lathes conveyors, heavy equipment and more. We sell industrial equipment, machines, and materials from many different industries. New and used items in large and small quantities. Delivering Nationwide! ‘

Types of Tools: Large selection for industrial processing equipment, including a small selection of commercial used woodworking machines


INVENTORY: Small (for woodworking)


Aldan Woodworking Machinery Inc.


‘Aldan Woodworking Machinery Inc. is focused on providing pre-owned/used woodworking machines where we do our best to qualify the condition of each machine sold thru our listings. If the machine you are looking for is not on our web site, please, let us know, we have resources to find a machine or machines to meet your needs and budget, as we are well connected and work thru a network of selected used machinery specialist in North America and Europe who we know and can trust.’

Types of Tools: Website isn’t showing any inventory, some listings in the wanted section

LOCATION: Kitchener, Ontario





‘Machinio is the largest global platform for buying and selling machinery and equipment. We’re experts at using technology to connect buyers and sellers and facilitating transactions. Thousands of dealers and suppliers trust us to market and sell their equipment. We do this by introducing them to millions of new buyers each year.’

Types of Tools: Huge selection for woodworking equipment, used and some new

North America



Prairiewind Woodworking Machinery Sales & Service


At Prairiewind Machinery we focus on recommending and sourcing the correct machine to increase your production and safety, while keeping your budget in mind. Our goal is to keep you operating at an optimum speed with no downtime. We have over 40 years of combined experience in shop layout and productivity, and we can provide you with options that will increase your production speed and accuracy. We pride ourselves on customer care and relationships!’

Types of Tools: Local reseller of new and used woodworking machines

LOCATION: Saskatchewan, Canada



Brighton Woodworking Machinery


‘Based in Southern Ontario, Canada, Brighton Woodworking Machinery aims to satisfy a global market requirement for new and pre-owned industrial woodworking machinery.’

Types of Tools: Large dealer of new and used woodworking machines

LOCATION: Ontario, Canada



Canada Woodworking Machinery


‘Canada Woodworking Machinery head office is based just north of Toronto, Ontario. Our team of experienced machinery  specialists have the knowledge and experience of over 40 years in the industry. Our vast inventory and contacts throughout North America allow us to supply the machinery requirements for most manufacturing businesses.’

Types of Tools: Small dealer of solid wood machining equipment

LOCATION: Ontario, Canada



RT Machine Company


‘If you’re looking for new woodworking machinery for sale or used industrial woodwork machinery, then you have come to the right woodworking equipment place! With an 80,000+ SQ FT facility, we stock over 600 new and used woodworking machines, including CNC Routers for woodworking, woodworking dust collection systems, boring machines, dovetailers, clamping equipment, wood lathe accessories, moulders, wide-belt sanders, gang rip saws, tenoners and many more pieces of woodworking equipment used to manufacture cabinets, furniture and other wood products!

Types of Tools: Dealer od New and used woodworking machines

LOCATION: Pennsylvania, USA



CPO Outlets


‘CPO Outlets is America’s leading online retailer for tools & equipment. Operating since 2004, we’ve become a favorite of both professional tradesmen and do-it-yourself (DIY) customers. We offer a large selection of new and factory reconditioned power tools, hand tools, outdoor equipment, automotive supplies, and accessories from top brands and specialty manufacturers including DeWALT, Bosch, Makita, Craftsman, Klein Tools, and more. We pride ourselves on providing our customers access to high-quality tools at competitive prices.’

Types of Tools: Hand and Power tools, used and reconditioned / like new




Hoechsmann Technology for Wood


‘Höchsmann GmbH trades worldwide with used woodworking machines. The focus is on machines for modern furniture production and solid wood processing.’

Types of Tools: Commercial and industrial used woodworking machines




Daltons Wadkins


‘We select machinery from the finest manufacturers from all across Europe as we want to serve the best possible quality products to our customers. The images displayed in the listings below are of the used woodworking machinery in its existing condition, i.e., prior to receiving any workshop attention.’

Types of Tools: Heavy duty, industrial solid wood machining equipment

LOCATION: Nottingham, UK



Macchine Legno


‘Woodworking Machinery is the website where companies from all countries propose new and used woodworking machinery to the woodworking sector. Every day, thousands of visitors are looking for woodworking machines in this website.

Macchine-Legno.com is a  web-site where are listed advertisements of woodworking machines, machining centers, woodworking equipment new and second hand.’

Types of Tools: Large inventory of commercial and industrial woodworking machines. Some lighter duty / hobbyist machines as well.




Machinery Associates


‘MachineryAssociates.com is the place for you to find woodworking machinery, nationwide. New or Used….retail sales or auctions, Machineryassociates has many plans to choose from.’

Types of Tools: Large supply of light to heavy commercial woodworking equipment

LOCATION: New Hampshire, USA



Machine Seeker International


‘The Machineseeker Group operates the leading online network for used machines and commercial vehicles in Europe with its marketplaces Machineseeker, the German equivalent Maschinensucher, TruckScout24 and Werktuigen with its English version W-Equipment. More than 10,000 sellers currently advertise over 250,000 machines on these platforms.’

Types of Tools: Large inventory of used industrial equipment, including commercial & industrial woodworking machines




AW Machinery, LLC


‘Thank you for considering AW Machinery, LLC for your next machinery purchase! We are confident you’ll find our customer service and machinery selection the most robust combination available in the marketplace today!

Dan Troyer and the team of professionals at AW Machinery work hard to find the right machine to match your exact application.  In fact, we commit to asking you the right questions before we recommend a solution from our huge selection of leading brands. Ultimately, we make sure your purchase from AW Machinery…’

Types of Tools:  Light to heavy industrial woodworking machines




Martins Woodworking Machinery


‘Welcome to Martin’s Woodworking Machinery, your source for new and used woodworking equipment.

We work hard to find the right machine to match your exact application. In fact, we commit to asking you the right questions before we search our vast network of suppliers, all to ensure the machine(s) we bring you…
Fits your budget;
Meets all of your needs; &
Is a clean, quality machine that will serve you for many years.’

Types of Tools: Used solid woodworking machines




Cal Wood Machinery


‘Since 1965, Cal Wood Machinery in Costa Mesa, CA has been a leader in providing the best machinery to meet our customer’s needs. We determine the most advantageous equipment that will maximize our clientele’s production and profits.

From initial plant lay-out to financing, through machine delivery, installation and continued followup service – Cal Wood Machinery is eager to join your team. Customer success is our business.’

Types of Tools: Used woodworking machines, larger selection of new equipment

LOCATION: Costa Mesa, California



Gov Deals


‘GovDeals buyers have direct access to the best surplus equipment deals across North America. Purchase confidently from trusted and respected government and educational organizations and suppliers on a secure, transparent, and efficient platform.

Thousands of items are sold every week, in just about every category – including transportation, heavy equipment, real estate, and more – all on one simple and centralized marketplace. Find what you’re looking for today.’

Types of Tools: Auction site for government and public utilities to list equipment for sale to the public.




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