the LENOX® Passion for Performance Means for You
Our company began in 1915 with a 10 employee team and a passion
for bringing customers hacksaw blades that cut faster and lasted
longer. Now, more than 90 years later, our passion hasn’t
changed—but our team has grown to more than 600 people who
manufacture and market the LENOX® products in more than 70
countries. Our ISO 9001-certified facility in East Longmeadow,
Mass., boasts a 500,000 square ft., 11 acre space for designing,
testing and manufacturing power tool accessories, hand tools,
band saw blades, torches, solder and accessories.
Our passion for performance drives our continuing investment in
our plant, enabling extensive research and development to
integrate the most advanced manufacturing technology. You can
experience the results in products that outperform conventional
tools—and bring you more value.
Canada features the most extensive line of industrial
woodworking cutting tools. Dimar tools are distributed worldwide where
they have become a byword for Premium Quality and reliability.
All Dimar industrial tools are manufactured to exceed the highest
standards in the industry today and have been tested by the esteemed
HOLZ-BG Institute in Germany. Thus the material, construction and
cutting geometry, comply with strict safety regulations.
We offer a wide variety of Router bits, Saw Blades, Dado sets,
Planer/Jointer knives, Drill bits and Cutters for industry, workshops,
craftsmen and the advanced do-it-yourselfers.
Dimar’s team of resourceful engineers is continuously researching and
developing new and innovative tools, using the latest CAD techniques.
Special grades of carbide have been developed for our tools with the
co-operation of the world’s leading manufacturers of tungsten carbide.
These carbide grades are designed to withstand the longest wear when
cutting abrasive materials and hardwoods. Mirror finish grind is
standard on Dimar tools. All Router bit bodies are CNC machined and
ground for maximum concentricity.
Dimar Saw Blades are laser cut and ground for maximum flatness.
Dimar tools are supplied nationwide by a select group of dedicated
dealers. Technical advise is always available to assist and support our
dealers to better serve the woodworking community. Requests for custom
made tools are always welcome.
International Carbide & Engineering
was started in 1977 as a sharpening and repair operation for the carbide
tipped saws and tools used by Ponton Wood Products (PWP), LLC. a
manufacturer of industrial lumber products. Because of the expense of
outside vendors, the start-up cost for
ICE, as a service to PWP, LLC,was easily
Soon, a 50/50 stock corporation was formed with an expert in the carbide
After two years of foundation-building in the development of a machine
product line and market penetration, 100% control of the company was
acquired by R.S. Ponton, the current president and CEO.
Because the industrial lumber market was flourishing, management's time
was needed by PWP, LLC in the expansion and marketing of that company;
therefore, ICE was
allowed to coast on its own momentum.
ICE continued to
coast for several years, but it actually coasted "uphill". In late 1984,
it was obvious that it had evolved into a "goldmine".
The machinery, related products, and services were refined and a formal
advertising and promotional program was established.
now benefits from an excellent world-wide reputation and is a
significant leader in the industry.
Having the right tool for the job is
especially important when it comes to shaping wood.
Considering all of the ingredients which are crucial in maximizing
production, Misenheimer has the technology and experience to get the
most from your machinery investment.
© The L.S. Starrett
Where it Began
Headquartered in Athol, MA, in the heart of New England, where
manufacturing began and evolved into what it is today, Starrett has
a history and reputation so rich and solid that the words "quality"
and "Starrett" are virtually synonymous.
The company employs about 2,000 people worldwide, with many based in
the Athol plant, where it is not uncommon to see devoted generations
of toolmakers with 30 or more years of experience. Starrett is the
last remaining full line precision tool company to be proudly
manufacturing their products within the U.S.A.
Thousands of Precision Tools, Gages and Instruments
The broad Starrett product line includes precision tools
(micrometers, calipers, rules, etc.), tape measures, levels,
electronic gages, dial indicators, gage blocks, granite surface
plates, optical measuring projectors, vision systems, vises, M1
lubricant, and precision ground flat stock. Much of the Company's
production is concentrated in hand measuring tools and precision
instruments that many manufacturing companies, from small machine
shops to Fortune 500 firms, buy for the use of their employees.
Saw Blade Products
In addition to tools, Starrett is also a prominent leader in saw
blade products, with a broad line of band saw blades, hacksaws, hole
saws and jig and reciprocating blades. There are blades available to
cut anything from metal and wood to exotic space age materials.
Wide Market Penetration and Distribution
Starrett tools are essential for inspecting and cutting an endless
number of products that are measured, cut, formed or assembled. By
far the largest consumer of Starrett tools is the metalworking
industry in general, and more specifically the automotive, aviation,
marine and appliance industries, farm equipment shops, machinists,
"do-it-yourselfers" and professional tradesmen. Their products are
sold throughout the United States and Canada and over 100 foreign
countries through distributors and dealers. There have been numerous
acquisitions and innovative product line expansions in many
categories in recent years in an effort to more effectively serve
Tired of sorting through dozens of blade profiles in search of a
good resaw blade? Wood-Mizer has addressed the problem with the
creation of the SilverTip™. This blade is made specifically to meet
the needs of the resaw industry.
The SilverTip™ features much tighter manufacturing specs than the
competition's blades. The SilverTip™ is made with a higher carbon
content than most blades, with a high-durability steel suited to
high-volume sawing environments. We know we have the strongest
steel, because we put it through rigorous testing at our very own
Blades are available in all lengths.
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