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Metal Cutting Tools Available in Chicago, Illinois.

General Cutting Tools is your one stop source for new and re-sharpening service. We provide the highest quality, world-class tooling from nearly all the major brands of cutting tools as well as have our own, in house, tool shop. Our master tool makers have decades of experience and an eye for detail. Short lead times, competitive pricing and world-class craftsmanship is what you can expect from General Cutting Tools. We are more than just a tooling supplier. We want you to view us as partners; as a specialized extension of your own process engineering capabilities. Every one of our customers is different as well as every situation is different. We have the resources and experience you need to make informed and effective tooling decisions.

Step Drills

New Step Drills and Sharpening Step Drills Step drills are designed to do two or more operations in a single tool.  This can greatly reduce cycle times making your jobs more profitable.  We sharpen dull step drills as well as make new tools.  Contact us to find out more information.  …

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Drill Sharpening

Drill Resharpening We can sharpen ALL MANUFACTURERS of drills. Contact us for a quote. We 100% inspect your tools and send an itemized quote for sharpening and coating (if desired). You have the comfort of having all the costs up front with no surprises. Solid Carbide HSS High Speed Steel …

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End Mill Sharpening

End Mill Resharpening We can sharpen ALL MANUFACTURERS of end mills.  Contact us for a quote.  We 100% inspect your tools and send an itemized quote for sharpening and coating (if desired).  You have the comfort of having all the costs up front with no surprises. Solid Carbide HSS High …

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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 …

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Indexable Inserts

Indexable Inserts Chicago   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. …

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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.

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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 …

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End Mills

Your source for HSS, Cobalt, Carbide Tipped, and Solid Carbide end mills.   HSS & Cobalt End Mills   Solid Carbide End Mills   New Re-Sharpen Modify Corner Radii Step End Mills Modified Standards Special Form Special Taper Full Special per Drawing    

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