Cole Carbide Industries, Inc.

Phone: 586-757-8700
Toll-Free: 877-645-57827
Fax: 586-757-8701

Please visit: Cole Carbide Industries, Inc.

Mailing Address:
4930 S Lapeer Rd.
Orion Twp., MI 48359 US

A Special Message from Cole Carbide Industries, Inc.

Cole Carbide Industries: Global Leader in Carbide Cutting Tool Solutions

Cole Engineered Products
Cole Engineered Products

Custom Cutting Tools and Carbide Inserts by Cole Engineered Products

Cole Engineered Products are custom cutting tools and wear parts crafted using diverse grades of tungsten carbide, ceramics, and cermets. Cole provides start-to-finish technical support and supervision throughout the production process to ensure finished products integrate seamlessly with customer-supplied blueprints or Cole engineered designs. Each product is finished with standard or special coatings to create the finest products available in the industry.



Millstar: An Industry Leader in Producing Carbide Mold Tooling and Carbide Cutting Tools

Millstar Profile Milling Tools represent the latest in profile and contour milling technology. Resulting in shorter machining and lead times, higher machining accuracy and true contouring results, Millstar die and mold profile tools are designed for conventional profile machining and high speed and hard milling with modern machine tools and methods.Customers include die and mold machining companies, aluminum extrusion companies, high speed machining mold makers and aerospace and medical component industries. Insert tooling is typically used in roughing and finishing applications. Millstar products include Carbide Inserts, Carbide Solids, Tool Holders, Carbide Button Cutters, and High Feed Machining.


Indexa-V: Custom Indexable Tooling, Carbide Drill Systems and Precision Metal Cutting

Indexa-V custom manufactured self-locking/self-centering carbide drill systems are designed with a patented "V" seat to assure axial thrust direction through the center of the tool holder and provide greater stability, better size control and accurate cutting repeatability. Custom indexable tooling and carbide drill systems are made with micrograin tungsten carbide, configured to specific geometry and finish-coated to work in your cutting material.

Company Profile

Cole Carbide: A Legacy Serving the Carbide Industry Through Four Generations

A Legacy Serving the Carbide Industry Through Four Generations

In 1936 Oren S. Cole founded Cole Carbide Industries with a vision: apply family values, innovative manufacturing and quality assurance to produce carbide and ceramic products. Now, more than 75 years and four generations later, Cole Carbide is known worldwide as an innovative and progressive US based manufacturer of high-quality, close tolerance carbide cutting tools, tool systems and engineering services.

Cole satisfies diverse market application challenges offering standard products and custom engineered solutions through manufacturing facilities, distribution centers and sales outlets located worldwide.

The Cole Family of Companies is defined through two subsidiaries—Cole Carbide Industries for Cole Engineered Products and Cole Oil, Gas & Water divisions; and Cole Tooling Systems for Millstar Tooling, Omnithread Milling, and Indexa-V Carbide Drilling Products.

Uniting Oren's vision with innovative thinking and manufacturing versatility, Cole will continue to satisfy diverse and expanding global customer needs with the same family values that have served throughout the years.

Cole Carbide is headquartered in Warren, Michigan and has several manufacturing, distribution and service facilities worldwide.

Certifications Awarded to Cole U.S. Patents Awarded to Cole
ISO 9001:2008 Certification with D.N.V. 2001 Spade Drill, to John M. Cole 2000 Toroid Design, to John M. Cole
Q-1 Status with Ford Motor Company
Pentastar Award from Daimler Chrysler 1998 Milling Cutter, to John M. Cole
  (five time recipient) 1994 Datum Point Form Tool, to Larry Cole - Two patents pending



Product Categories of Cole Carbide Industries, Inc.

  • Chamfering Tools
  • Cut-Off Tools/Attachments
  • Drills
  • End Mills
  • Form Tools
  • Grooving Tools
  • Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
  • Milling Cutters
  • Thread Chasers
  • Thread Milling Cutters
  • Threading Tools
  • Tooling Materials, Carbides
  • Tooling Materials, Ceramics

Trade Names

  • Cole Carbide Industries,Inc.
  • Cole Oil Gas Water
  • Indexa-V
  • Millstar LLC.
  • Nickole
  • Omnithread


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Product Announcements Provided By Cole Carbide Industries, Inc.

Cole Oil, Gas & Water Catalog (PDF)

Indexa-V Catalog (PDF)

Millstar Catalog (PDF)

Omnithread Catalog (PDF)

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