Custom Indexable & Solid Carbide

PDQ Tooling designs and manufacturers any style of cutting tool to suit your needs, whether your application requires a simple tool or an innovative design to machine multiple features at once. We can design around your specific requests or we can recommend time saving, cost effective solutions with innovative designs to help make your project more efficient and profitable.


  • Our engineering team will work closely with you through every stage of your project, providing conceptual designs for you to review. Once a final design is established and has been approved by the customer, your tool will be released to manufacturing. Any design changes or modifications will be tracked through revisions ensuring that you will never receive an obsolete design.
  • PDQ keeps a large selection of HSK and CAT tool blanks in stock in order to respond quickly to our customer’s needs.
  • All of the tools that we manufacture are subjected to our rigorous quality standards. We maintain a full line of Bilz taper gauging equipment as well as Zeiss CMMs and Zolller presetters for final inspection.
  • All of our tools are dynamically balance in house on our Haimer balancer, the latest in 3D modelling software, and FEA.
  • PDQ takes great pride in our work, from our experienced engineering staff to our skilled machinists, we work hard to ensure that our tools meet the highest expectations. From our attention to detail in the machining process to the premium nickel plating, we strive to produce the best cutting tools available.
  • We are capable of developing a wide range of tools including but not limited to:
    • Indexable
      • Integrated Shank (HSK, CAT, BT, CAPTO®, and others upon request)
      • Arbor mount
      • Shank tooling
      • Combo roughers
      • Combo finishers with fine adjustment
      • Back boring tools
      • Special milling cutters
      • Thread mills
      • Indexable drills
      • Spotface & Counter bore tools
      • Special turning tools
      • Conventional machine tools
  • With numerous unique geometries, carbide grades, and coatings we can supply you with the best solid carbide tooling to give you an edge on the competition.
    • Solid Carbide
      • Multi step drills
      • Twist drills
      • Straight flute “G” drills
      • Custom form tools
      • Custom end mills
    • Contact us today and let us put our experience to work for you.