IMA Schelling – Woodworking
Novimat Contour

Flexible edge banding

Novimat Contour – edge banding in large batches

The right edge bander for every edging material

Whether you are processing coiled materials, lippings or veneer edgings – with the machines of the Novimat Contour series, we offer the right edge bander for each edging material. All machines feature a high-rigidity, solid beam frame construction and motors of optimal power ratings – the basic conditions to be met for excellent repetition accuracy, high technical availability and long service life.

Novimat Contour R3

The highly flexible edge bander

The proven Novimat Contour R3 edge bander provides amazing results for small and medium batch sizes. The flexible edge bander can process coiled materials up to 3 mm thick, both with glue and laser for a truly seamless edge, as required, and hence will help you come up with a competent solution for your edge banding tasks. Thanks to multi-profile technology, the machine can set itself up fast and flexibly for each of the different edging thicknesses. It scores with short setup times and great efficiency.

Novimat Contour L 20

Applying lippings made easy

Do you want to apply more than coiled materials? Then our Novimat Contour L20 is the right machine for you. It extends your edge banding capabilities to the application of solid wood lippings up to 20 mm thick. In this process, the edge bander meets the highest quality requirements and opens up many new possibilities in edge banding with high-end materials.

Novimat Contour L 20 Multi

The economical & reliable all-rounder

The Novimat Contour L20 Multi is a highly flexible all-rounder for the economic application of lippings up to 20 mm thick and coiled materials up to 3 mm thick. The edge bander combines multi-profile technology and solid wood processing. The specific arrangement of the finish machining & fine finishing units allows very different edging materials to be processed at the highest quality level. At the same time, modern drive technology for all working units moving synchronously with the feed enables flexible adaptation of the processing speed depending on the material.

Features of the Novimat Contour edge banders

  • Uncomplicated one-man operation through the automation of essential functions 
  • Designed for industrial use and specifically for edge jointing, edge banding and finish machining & fine finishing of edgings 
  • Double banded top pressure belt for optimally and gently feeding short panels and sensitive surfaces through the machine 
  • Electronically adjustable top pressure track 
  • Fast glue change due to IMA quick-lock system 
  • Centralized lubrication of the feed chain
  • Panel support device positionable within the working width 
  • Program-controlled feed speed between 6 and 30 m/min 
  • Modern industrial PC with a 21.5-inch Wide Monitor, for operation via touch screen, keyboard and mouse
Machine infeed
with optional manual infeed table
Edge jointing unit
with two 4.0 kW edge jointing motors
Edge banding
Glue station
with different types of magazines
Optional diode laser
Quickmelt EVA pre-melter
PUR pre-melter
End trimming unit
Linear end trimming unit
Contour milling unit (KFA 20)
Pre-milling, contour trimming unit
Finish machining, fine finishing
Fine finishing: single-profile
Fine finishing: multi-profile
Spare location for smoothing
Spare location for grooving
Spray nozzle
21.5 " full HD touch screen with optional bar code reader


If so, we will be glad to answer all your questions concerning our edge banders of the Novimat Contour series. Please do not hesitate to contact us!

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