• Custom Tooling

    Special form tools are nothing new for General Cutting Tools. Whether it is made from …

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      VSM, Standard Abrasives, Norton, Preferred Abrasives, Precision Abrasives, Global Abrasive Products, Indasa, Superior Abrasives, …

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    High speed steel, carbide tipped, solid carbide, chucking, stub, coolant, modified standard or full custom, …

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  • Porting Tools

    Porting Tools Available in Chicago   General Cutting Tools porting tools produce the form and …

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  • End Mills

    Your source for HSS, Cobalt, Carbide Tipped, and Solid Carbide end mills.   HSS & …

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North American Tool Thread Mills

North American 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 …

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Shaper Cutters

Amana 960 Shaper Cutter

Standard Shaper Cutters and Special Shaper Cutters We carry many different shaper cutters: Carbide Tipped Shaper Cutters, Insert Shaper Cutters, and Custom Shaper Cutters. We sell profiling shaper cutters, grooving shaper cutters, jointing shaper cutters and door making shaper cutters made by Amana Tool, Freud and Freeborn Tool.  If they …

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Router Bit Maker Chicago

Special Router Bit

We are a custom router bit maker.  We can take your wood sample or drawing or plaster or whatever you may have and make a router bit to recreate in wood. We can make your custom router bit to match whatever you may have.  Do you need to match moldings …

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Chicago Metal Cutting Tools Supplier of Choice

metal cutting tools Chicago

Whatever cutting tool you need, General Cutting Tools has got it at a price you'll love!

General Cutting Tools is your premier choice for metal cutting tools and wood cutting tools in Chicago and throughout the country! General cutting tools has been in business for over 30 years with over 75 years of experience combined with our highly skilled staff. Whatever type of cutting tool you need, General Cutting Tools has it, even if you need custom cutting tools.

Please feel free to browse through our website and if you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at 847-677-8770 and one of our cutting tool specialists will be happy to assist you. If you have any questions regaurding any cutting tools and you prefer to email us, click here.

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