Supplier Profile: KASTO

KASTO our machine supplier is one of the oldest machine manufacturers in Germany based out of Achern. The company was founded by Karl Stolzer and incorporated in 1844 as a carpentry business. The first metal hacksaw was patented worldwide in 1947. By 1972 they had created their first bar storage and retrieval system with integrated

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Supplier Profile: WIKUS

WIKUS is our band saw blade supplier based out of Spangenberg, Germany. The company was founded by Wilhelm H. Kullmann in 1958. Along with his brother Josef, they began manufacturing band saw blades in an old horse stable provided by their uncle free of charge. In 1960, the building became too small and they relocated

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Supplier Profile: BOMAR

BOMAR is a bandsaw manufacturer from Brno, Czech Republic that was founded in 1993 and focused on building a single machine, STG 200.  With this machine they continued to find their niche due to the strong demand for cost-effective and high-quality band saws and started producing additional bandsaw lines. The company has increased production by

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WIKUS’ Newest Bi-Metal Bandsaw Blade Line has ARRIVED

WIKUS has created a new line of bi-metal bandsaw blades, 634 SKALAR M42 that are high-tech and are made to meet the highest standards. 634 SKALAR M42 has a ground tooth geometry that is best used for performance-related universal use. It is best used for the following materials: stainless and acid resistant steels cast iron

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