TechMet has been known for quality carbide since we opened our doors in 1998. Twenty five years later, we’re the leading carbide blanks supplier in North America, and our 50,000-square-foot campus houses the largest inventory of carbide blanks in the world. We’ve leveraged this expertise into indexable cutting tools to give metalcutting shops that same strong competitive advantage.
We have 25 years of experience delivering quality carbide products to OEMs and fabricators.
We have the largest inventory of carbide blanks in the world and lead the North American market.
We provide highly qualified and experienced local service and support to customers throughout North America.
Our stringent inspections and committed service have earned us a reputation for quality.
Our on-site metallurgical laboratory offers advanced inspection, testing and analytical services.
We offer same-day shipping on thousands of products.
We work with our partners on a Continuous Improvement basis, analyzing and reviewing everything from business systems to production processes. Efforts are always being made to improve product quality and ensure consistency in the products we supply. Ultra-modern and automated production equipment and processes ensure consistent, high-quality products, throughout every production run. State-of-the-art Quality Labs at our headquarters in Hickory, NC, uphold our exacting standards. Finally, we have sophisticated Metrology and Metallurgical Quality Labs that verify incoming material and perform advanced testing and analytical services. For a detailed description of our dimensional measurement and metallurgical capabilities, click here.
"TechMet’s inserts outlasted a competitor's insert life by over 10x in difficult materials."
Brian H.Autmog Machine
"Our partnership with TechMet has been solid for decades. Their service, quality and delivery has been outstanding. Staff members are personable, professional and very attentive."
Tanya K.International Engineering & Mfg., Inc.
"TechMet tooling and inserts are some of the best I have used in my 40 years in this business. The value that they bring to our process is what gives us the edge over our competitors."
Peter S.S&S Machine
"We have been purchasing our carbide products from TechMet for over 10 years. Our company has grown substantially and TechMet has been integral in the success of our company with excellent pricing and tooling. They go the extra mile to ensure we have product when we need it."
Scott J.Wit-Son Quality Tool