MSC Industrial Supply Co.

75 Maxess Rd.
Melville, NY 11747 US


As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

MSC ControlPoint vending unit

Tooling Management Saves Aerospace Manufacturer $1.5 Million
This shop realized that it needed an inventory management system to tighten up its tool purchasing practices and MRO management.

Tooling Up for Vertical Turning
Before adding its first CNC vertical turning lathe, this manufacturer researched cutting tools to determine which would complement the process and also be most effective on the parts and materials to be machined.

MSC Appoints Chief People Officer
Kari Heerdt will oversee relations and human resource functions.

Tool Vending Systems: Value Beyond Cost Control
Learn how can a tool vending system can also be a learning tool.

MSC Adds Kennametal Cutting Tools
An additional 15,000 Kennametal cutting tools are now available from MSC Industrial Supply.

Medical Shapes a Shop
Medical job and contract shops face challenges—some unique to the market they serve—that push them to become more efficient. Learn about the efforts this shop has made to clear the hurdles it has encountered along the way.

MSC Opens Co-Headquarters
The distributor is co-locating in the Charlotte area to support its long-term business strategy and growth plans.

Tooling Solutions Strengthen Company Competitiveness
Developing a good relationship with a tooling supplier MSC has been beneficial for contract manufacturing shop HyPex. By working together, they have been able to lower the shop’s cost per part, reduce cycle times and increase tool life.

MSC Industrial Supply Hertel catalog

Cutting Tools for High-Quality Manufacturing
MSC Industrial Supply offers Hertel cutting tools in a full-color catalog available in print and online versions.

Employees retrieve tools from the single-bay CAP dispenser from MSC.

Vending System Benefits Go Beyond Tool Management
When management at Transfer Tool Products needed a way to track inventory levels and tool use, they relied on the CAP Vending Unit from MSC Industrial Supply. The vending machine has improved training, increased profits and freed floor space.

MSC Plans Columbus Distribution Center
The new facility is expected to be operational in the late summer or early fall of 2014.

Tooling U to Train MSC Reps
MSC Industrial Supply Co. (Melville, New York), a distributor of metalworking and maintenance, repair and operations products and services, has announced an agreement to create a co-branded certificate program with Tooling U, a Society of Manufacturing Engineers company that provides of online training for the manufacturing industry.  Every member of MSC’s metalworking sales team will participate in the online training program.

“Green” Cleaning Products Encourage Sustainability
MSC Industrial Supply’s Natures Solution line of cleaning products is designed to help preserve future resources while optimizing workplace conditions.

MSC Pro-Safe and Pro-Source product catalog

Safety and Janitorial Products Available in One Catalog
MSC Industrial Supply’s Pro-Safe and Pro-Source catalog details a range of janitorial and safety products.

Manufacturing Solutions Increase Productivity
MSC Industrial Direct Co. offers a comprehensive line of metalworking products, supplies and inventory-management solutions

Metalworking Catalog Features Thousands of Solutions
 MSC’s V80 metalworking catalog features thousands of new customer solutions from various suppliers.

The Savings from Tool Dispensing
Efficient ordering and restocking of cutting tools can save a shop downtime and inventory costs. Watch a video from Joe Gibbs Racing explaining how they use a tool dispensing system to avoid these costs.

Simple Retooling Brings Significant Savings
Changing to Accupro cutting tools from MSC Industrial Supply and adjusting parameters accordingly enabled these shops to realize significant cost savings and productivity gains without fundamentally altering their operations.

Company Offers Full Line of General Turning Inserts
MSC Industrial Supply offers Hertel’s full line of general turning inserts, which are available in common geometries and sizes in five grades.

Distributor Showcases Customer Solutions
The company features live Web demonstrations of the Vendor Managed Inventory (eVMI) and Customer Managed Inventory (CMI) systems on a large flat screen. These barcode scanning systems allow users to maintain full control of the ordering process and spending levels, and they improve productivity. Additionally, the company’s ToolBoss vending machine is part of its Competitive Advantage Program, which aims to drive costs out of the manufacturing process, the company says.

Product Categories of MSC Industrial Supply Co.

Abrasive Compounds & Slurries
Abrasive Cut-Off Machines
Actuators, Hydraulic & Pneumatic
Angle & Sub Plates
Arbors (for Cutters)
Arbors, Expandable Workholding
Bandsaws, Vertical Tilt Frame
Bearings, Pulleys, Clutches, Gears & V-Belts
Books, Publications & Information Services
Broaching Machines, Internal
Broaching Tools
Buffing & Polishing Machines
Buffing & Polishing Supplies
Burnishing Tools (Roller)
Centers, Live & Other
Chamfering Tools
Chuck Jaws & Collets
Chucks, Collet Type (for Workholding)
Chucks, Diaphragm
Chucks, Gear
Chucks, Index
Chucks, Jaw Type
Chucks, Magnetic
Chucks, Precision
Chucks, Self-Contained
Chucks, Special
Chucks, Vacuum
Clamps & Fixturing Devices
Cold Heading Tools
Collets for Toolholding
Comparators, Optical & Other
Coolant Reclamation Equipment
Coolants, Cutting Fluids & Oils
Cut-Off Tools/Attachments
Deburring Equipment
Deburring Machines
Deburring Tools (Machine Tool Spindle-Mounted)
Diamond Tools
Dividing & Indexing Heads
Drill Bushings
Drill Chucks
Drilling Heads/Attachments
Drilling Machines, Bench & Column
Drilling Machines, Multi-Spindle
Drilling Machines, Radial Arm
Dust Collectors & Air Filtration
End Finishing
End Mills
Endworking Tools
Facing Tools/Heads
Fixturing Systems
Form Tools
Gear Cutting Tools
Grinding Attachments & Accessories
Grinding Machines, Abrasive Belt
Grinding Machines, Centerless
Grinding Machines, Cylindrical OD
Grinding Machines, Internal Cylindrical
Grinding Machines, Surface, Reciprocal Table
Grinding Machines, Tool, Cutter & Drill Point
Grinding Machines, Universal (ID/OD)
Grinding Wheel Dressing Units
Grinding Wheels & Belts
Grooving Tools
Hardness Testing Equipment
Heat Treating
Honing & Lapping Tools
Indexers & Rotary Tables
Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
Internet-Only Machine Tool Sales (New & Used)
Iron Workers
Key Seating Tools
Knurling Tools
Lathes, Manual
Leasing & Financing Services
Lifting & Positioning Equipment
Lubricants & Greases
Machine Castings & Weldments
Marking & Engraving
Marking Tools
Mass Finishing Media & Compounds
Material Testing & Analysis Equipment
Milling Cutters
Milling Heads/Attachments
Milling Machines, Knee & Column, Non-ATC
Milling Machines, Universal
Pedestal Type Fixtures & Tombstone Blocks
Pipe & Tube Bending Machines
Press Safety Equipment
Presses, Hydraulic, Gap Frame
Presses, Mechanical, Gap Frame
Presses, Pneumatic
Proofing Materials (Wax, etc.)
Protective Enclosures & Covers
Pumps, Coolant
Punching Tools/Dies
Replacement Parts/Repair Parts
Safety Related Products
Saw Blades
Sawing Machines, Circular Cut-Off Saws (Cold)
Sawing Machines, Contour
Shaving Tools
Shear Blades
Shears, Billet, Bar, Rod & Angle
Shears, Guillotine (Squaring)
Slotting Saws
Solvents & Degreasing Agents
Speed Reducers and Gear Boxes
Steady Rests
Surface Finish Measuring Equipment
Surface Plates
Tap Drivers & Attachments
Thread Chasers
Thread Milling Cutters
Thread Rolls & Dies
Threading Tools
Tool Blanks
Tool Conditioning Equipment
Tool Storage & Handling Systems
Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change
Turn/Mill Machines, CNC
Vibratory Tumbling Machines
Vises & Vise Jaws
Voltage/Current Regulators, Transformers & Phase Converters
Way Covers, Way Protectors & Seals
Weight Scales
Welding Machines & Equipment