East Granby, CT – IBC announced today the addition of Special Carbide Tools (SCT) to its IndustrialSupplyPlus® division as a Preferred Supplier. SCT specializes in the design and manufacture of custom rotary carbide cutting tools including end mills, drills, and reamers used in the automotive, aircraft, medical, and construction industries. SCT also offers a full line of high performance standard tools.
“Our name really says it all,” said Jerry Gamboa, Vice President, Special Carbide Tools. “We’ve developed a niche working with distributors and their end user customers to design and engineer custom tooling solutions that, in many cases, eliminates the need for using multiple standard tools. These engineering efficiencies help customers reduce downtime, improve efficiency and save money.”
SCT’s staff of technical engineers has over 100 years of combined experience in the manufacture of special carbide cutting tools. “Advanced technology and experienced craftsmanship is at the foundation of our company,” added Gamboa. “We believe in tailoring products to meet our customers’ needs, not the other way around.”
IBC Independent Distributor, Abrasive-Tool Corp. works with Special Carbide Tools when looking for solutions that involve highly technical or intricate design. “Their staff is truly dedicated to identifying custom solutions for our end user customers,” said William Alibrandi, Sales Representative at Abrasive-Tool Corp. “They continue to meet the tough demands of quality and delivery time and time again.”
“The addition of Special Carbide Tools to our network provides IBC Independent Distributors with access to a manufacturer that shares a common value: providing high-quality products that are met with unmatched technical expertise and service,” said Ron Nuñez, President and COO, IBC. “The ability solve a customer’s problem and improve plant efficiency is what sets IBC Independent Distributors apart from the big box companies.”