On the edge of our teeth... Advanz Carbide blog

We are talking ‘carbide’  and its amazing ability to cut extremely hard and abrasive materials. Did you know Starrett makes carbide tipped band saw blades? In this blog we delve into the Advanz range and discover its origin, strengths and capabilities. Tungsten Carbide or simply "carbide" is…

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Meet the Distributor - Marc Halsey - Cromwell Tools

Established over 50 years ago, Cromwell Tools is one of the UK’s leading suppliers of industrial tools, offering an unrivalled choice of products to all industries, professions and trades. Part of the Grainger Group, the largest industrial distributor in the world with an annual turnover of $11…

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Meet The Team - Tim Brook

Meet The Team - Tim Brook From Pub Landlord to Showman, the Driving Range to Chasing the Dream.  We join Tim in his lockdown challenges and celebrate Getting Out! in our latest ‘Meet the Team!’ Please can you tell us a bit about yourself? Hi, I’m Tim Brook – Area Sales…

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How to choose the correct recip blade

Following on from the launch of our new 3X POWER reciprocating blades we have had many people interested in ‘trying them out’. Which blade to choose is always a common question, so we’ve put together this handy blog to get you on the right path to cutting success. Why use a reciprocating saw? …

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