Please see below for a list of frequently asked questions about the neXting challenge. If you do not find the answer to your question here, visit our contact page to let us know!
What type of machine can I use to compete?
Use any machine brand or model up against the morbidelli X-series OR try our morbidelli X-series for yourself!
What type of tooling am I allowed to use?
Any tooling is allowed. If you think you can beat us with your type of tooling, take the challenge!
What type of material do I need to use?
We ask that you use 5’ x 10’ Melamine Particle Board for the material.
Do I have to use the same pattern as shown?
You have the ability to customize your own pattern, you just have to include all the parts.
What do I need to submit to qualify for the contest?
You need to submit at least 1 video and 3 photos.
Where can I find a schedule of events?
You can find the schedule of events on the neXting challenge Tour tab.
If the NeXting tour isn’t stopping at a city near me, how do I make a submission?
You can either compete on your own machine available to you or schedule a visit to our Duluth Technology Center to test out the X-series.
How do I advance levels?
You can advance levels by submitting a better submission in terms of speed and quality than your prior submission.
What are the prizes?
The champion qualifies to win $5,000 for themselves, the operator as well as $5,000 to their company.
First runner-up qualifies to win $2,500 for themselves, the operator as well as $2,500 to their company.
Second runner-up qualifies to win $1,000 for themselves, the operator and $1,000 for their company.
All other participants will receive a NeXting gift bag for their participation.
How do I know if I’m eligible to compete?
Email all specific questions concerning eligibility to firstname.lastname@example.org.
When is the deadline for submissions?
Submissions must be submitted online by July 31, 2020.
What if I made a submission but do not see my name on the leader board yet?
Please check back in 24-48 business hours. If you still do not see your name, please email your concern to email@example.com.