Introduction & About us
Welcome - To our recently updated web site we have recently added more product to our extensive range.
If you require help please call our office on + 64 9 634-3349 International callers; or 634 3349 or 0800 509909 (NZ toll free) for current product information, stock & pricing.
KeenEdge Precision Tools® was originally founded in Auckland to sharpen tools for the Engineering trades. During this time KeenEdge has continually moved with the market to meet high demands.
Blade & Tool Services® purchased the liquidated assets of By-Ray. The plant was shifted to larger premises at 293 Church Street, Onehunga. BTS subsequently re-branded as KeenEdge Precision Tools® a trading division of Pedetentim Enterprises Limited.
KeenEdge operate Anca six & seven axis CNC tool & cutter grinding machines capable of producing product to a very exacting specifications and very close tolerances, we also have lathe turning, milling. and manual tool & cutter grinders suited for most custom tool manufacture.
KeenEdge manufacture SOLID CARBIDE END MILLS and ROUTERS to the metal, aluminium, plastics, paper and timber industries. We use only top quality VIRGIN MICRO-GRAIN SOLID CARBIDE and designed for extended tool life. Recycled carbide is not in our vocabulary - We use only the best sourced carbide purchased exclusively from reputable German manufacturers which ensures our high quality extends to the products we manufacture.
All KeenEdge cutting tools offer fast machining, long tool life, with excellent chip control and outstanding surface finish. This comes from years of research and quality control and understanding customers needs. In most cases we can design a tool be it a single or two flute tool to meet your cutting needs - when it comes to Aluminium no one can meet our quality. Many have tried - none have succeeded.
KeenEdge also offers a top quality PRECISION CARBIDE AND HIGH SPEED STEEL RE-GRINDING and SHARPENING SERVICE. We can sharpen your tooling back to and inmost cases back to original manufacturers specifications with quick turnaround times.
We also own & operate the only 4080 Carolinas CNC Surface Grinder in the South Pacific, she has a 360° fully Incremental to 1° Electro Hydraulic Rotary Table especially suitable for the re-grinding and the sharpening of plastics GRANULATOR SEGMENTS and PULVERISER plates from Ø200mm to Ø1200mm with variable tooth pitches to 1000. Tooth pitches can be programmed to suit individual requirements and are CBN ground for highest quality of finish. We have clientele in New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, Singapore that regularly send plates to us - our sharpening prices are very competitive. We have struck good air freight rates which can make shipment to us very viable. Don't leave your falling production rates to the last minute as costs can dramatically increase due to the machine time taken to recover the cutting edges.
Also within our tool range we manufacture & market the KeenEdge® brand range of "Low Noise Burr Free" circular saw blades, plus TC tipped Groover Milling Cutters these are specifically designed for use within the aluminium industry.
Our Company’s quality procedures and systems embrace all activities within the company from initial customer enquires to final inspection of goods and services. In alignment with our company mission statement "Growth through Quality"© we endeavour to respond to most customer enquiries within 24hrs.
As part of our commitment to providing the highest quality products and services you will soon be able to use our web site to place an order. In the meantime please call us or use the reader enquiry page for your enquiry or the above phone numbers with your enquiry.
At KeenEdge we continually search to enhance and grow our product range, however if you still cannot find a product in this catalogue that suits your needs please do not hesitate to contact us. In many instances we can-do a design and manufacture a solution for you, or procure a product or service via our vast knowledge of world wide products & contacts on your behalf.
We look forward to doing business with you in the future.
Howard Foote - Managing Director
Quality is not expensive ....... it's Priceless