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Consider Regrinding Your Dull Tools

Regrind tools

Automation has made in-house regrinding of cutting tools more accessible. A measurement cycle adjusts the tool path in grinding operations to simplify and automate regrinding. As a result of automation, which includes both hardware automation for controlling machine movement and software automation for generating tool paths, systems can perform tasks that were once handled solely […]

North American Tool Thread Mills

North American Tool is now making Thread Mills. Do you have a three axis (or more) CNC machine? Is that machine modern enough to have a circular interpolation program already installed? Can you manually install a program to run thread mills? If you can say yes, you can use thread mills to some significant advantages […]

Drills & Taps

drills taps

General Cutting Tools offers a large selection of drills and taps in high speed steel (HSS), cobalt, carbide tipped and solid carbide from the most trusted manufacturers in the world. We also have our own, in house tool shop, tool makers with decades of experience, and 7-axis CNC tool cutter grinders to put a special […]

Indexable Inserts

indexible inserts

Indexable Inserts Ingersoll, Carmex, Kaiser Thinbit, A.B. Tools, Everede General Cutting Tools supplies, manufactures, modifies, and reconditions tungsten carbide inserts such as turning inserts, milling inserts, drilling inserts, and groove inserts. We offer CVD, PaCVD, PVD and DLC (Diamond) coated grades and each technology presents specific advantages. Our individualized approach to every situation allows us […]

Keyway Cutters

Keyway Cutters

Special Keyway Cutters General Cutting Tools keyway cutters are extremely versatile milling cutters. They satisfy a variety of applications from milling slots to milling threads. Our master tool makers with decades of experience manufacture our custom tooling on 7-axis CNC tool cutter grinders to world-class quality and accuracy.

Reamers & Gages

High speed steel, carbide tipped, solid carbide, chucking, stub, coolant, modified standard or full custom, General Cutting Tools is able to provide for you. Whether it is a standard item offered through our extensive line of manufacturers we represent or a full custom, engineered tool made by our world-class tool shop, General Cutting Tools is […]

Metal Cutting Tool Brands

Our Metal Cutting Tool Brands Niagara Cutter Norton Abrasives Ingersoll Cutting Tools M.A. Ford Cutting Tools Gar metal cutting tools Nachi Cutting Tools KEO cutting tools Standard Abrasives Lexington Cutter tools YG-1 cutting tools Kennametal Cutting Tools Whitney Tool Company VSM abrasives Morse cutting tools Robb Jack cutting tools Cratex Cutting Tools Sumitomo Metal Cutting […]