Company History

Since 1970, American National Carbide (ANC) has been a leading manufacturer of cemented carbide products serving the metalworking, mining, construction, and wear part industries. With over 50 different grades of carbide specially formulated for a multitude of applications, ANC has built its business around its flexibility to meet a customer's needs. ANC's product offering includes:

  • Indexable carbide inserts for metalworking, including turning, boring, milling, threading, grooving, and cut-off / parting applications.
  • Carbide shims and chipbreakers.
  • Steel products, including toolholders, boring bars, and associated hardware and accessories.
  • Carbide parts for the primary and secondary wood industries.
  • Blanks for carbide burs, indexable insert blanks, STB blanks, and brazed tool blanks.
  • Carbide wear parts.
  • Carbide inserts for oil and gas, mining, and construction applications, including compacts and nozzles.
  • Blended tungsten carbide-cobalt powders.

Quality is Number One

As a vertically integrated company, ANC controls each of its manufacturing processes from powder to finished product. Using advanced quality assurance methods and continuous improvement throughout the facility guarantees that each product that goes out the door meets a customer's exact specifications.

The ANC Guarantee™ Program proves our commitment to excellence. Simply stated, if you receive a product from ANC that does not meet your specifications for any reason, we'll replace it free of charge or refund you promptly. That's our guarantee. It's our way of saying that we appreciate your business and lets you know that you will get exactly what you order every time.

Service and Support

ANC's team of in-house customer service and technical support personnel are highly-experienced in carbide applications and ready to answer your questions at your convenience. We believe the best way to solve a customer's application problem is to see the operation firsthand, so we take an active role in providing on-site technical assistance. This hands-on approach and expertise in productivity enhancement has earned ANC a reputation for providing solutions to the toughest challenges.

Our Invitation

ANC continues to follow its heritage - one built on hard work and dedication to meeting customer needs. We will continue to seek out the latest technological advances to improve the quality of our products and services. We invite you to challenge us with your toughest carbide application. We are confident we will provide a quality product when you need it at a reasonable price - guaranteed.

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