IGS Knives, Inc.

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IGS Knives introduces its’ new website

April, 2011

IGS Knives, Inc. in Red Lion, Pennsylvania is proud to introduce their new website, www.igsknives.com.

The goal of the new site is to give a detailed description of knives and blades, materials, applications, and the varied services provided:

Knife Sharpening Services – Guillotine Knives up to 132”, Circular Slitters and Anvils up to 15”, In-Line Trimming Tools, Bindery Tooling, Paper Tube Saws

Super Finishing - Super finish circular slitters

Knife Manufacturing – Web Press Folder Knives (Sharpening Available)

Knife Service & Rebuilding – In-Line Trimming & Bindery Tooling

Quick Turn-Around Time – Same day if required –  tell us what you need

Sales – New Knives, Slitters & Anvils, Cutting Sticks and more

Technical Support – Combined 125 years of grinding experience – fully trained staff

Equipment – Modern well-maintained knife grinders, grinding machines built by IGS for specific technical sharpening applications

For more information, please call 1-888-295-3747, email info@igsknives.com or visit our website www.igsknives.com.

IGS Knive breaks into the filtration industry

March, 2011

IGS Knives, Inc. in Red Lion, Pennsylvania has been working to expand its customer base from the original customers in the paper and printing industry. One area of growth identified is the Water Filtration Industry.

They have been working with several customers in the filter machinery industry. IGS achieved success due to their extensive research to determine the ideal material, size, and edge required to cut water filters faster and more economically.

Working directly with the manufacturer of the filter cutting equipment and the end-user resulted in the knife meeting their needs in functionality and cost.

End result – a very specialized filter cutting blade designed specifically for one particular industry. Expertise in the knife and tooling industry was key to this successful project.

Filter Blades

About Us:

IGS Knives, Inc. is a company located in the heart of York County Pennsylvania, a region known for fine craftsmanship. We are proud to be one of the few USA based knife manufacturers. The manufacturing staff’s combined 125 years of tool making experience gives our clientele confidence in our products and services. Our size allows flexibility and also the capability of keeping a tight rein on quality control. The close-knit staff receives hand-on training under the guidance and supervision of management.

The main objective of IGS Knives is to offer high-end custom products and services, at an economical price, without sacrificing quality. Count on our speedy turn-around time to keep your facility running at your required pace.

Email IGS Knives at info@igsknives.com or visit the new web site at www.igsknives.com.

 

Go Green with Re-Sharpened Folder Knives from IGS Knives

March, 2011

IGS Knives, Inc., in Red Lion, PA wants to encourage customers to re-sharpen, don’t keep buying new knives.  Many folder knives are made in segments and the dull section is discarded.   Use the IGS Knife-recycle, save money & stop the waste.

IGS Knives last longer because they are made with durable Tool Steel and can be sharpened at one-half the price of a new knife. Return your IGS manufactured knives for sharpening and save money in your knife budget and save the environment.

One-piece custom knives can be made to your particular specifications. Send your cut-off, perf knives or segments to IGS. We will work with you to develop the tooth pattern you need. Order one-piece web press cut-off knives from IGS for your ATF, DEV, Goss, Hantscho, Harris, Mitsubishi, Man-Roland, Solna, Tensor, Toshiba, etc.

The IGS knife is manufactured from tool steel and can be re-sharpened several times which is only one of the benefits listed below:

  • Quicker Installation
  • Less Paper Dust
  • Gives Cleaner Cut
  • No Segment Adjustment
  • Re-sharpen
  • Longer Knife Life
  • Works Great with Recycled Paper
  • Not a Throw-Away Knife
  • Uses Less Silicone

IGS KNIVES, INC. will manufacture your cut-off and perf knives from segment samples. Custom perf knives can be made to your particular specifications.

GO GREEN>> RECYCLE >> RE-SHARPEN >> SAVE MONEY

About Us:

IGS Knives, Inc. has a combined 125 years’ experience in the knife manufacture and grinding Industry.  We provide both sales of new knives and blades as well as knife sharpening services.  We have done business throughout the USA, Canada and have exported to five continents. 

Our size allow flexibility and also the capability of keeping a tight rein on quality control.  The close-knit staff receives hands-on training under the guidance and supervision of management.  

The main objective of IGS Knives Inc. is to offer high-end custom products and services at an economical price without sacrificing quality.   Count on our speedy turnaround time to keep your facility running.

For more information, please contact us at 1-888-295-3747, info@igsknives.com or visit our website www.igsknives.com.

 


IGS Knives Starting 30th Year Of Service To The Printing Trade

February, 2011

IGS Knives, Inc. in Red Lion, Pa is embarking on its30th year of service to the printing trade . We are one of the few companies in the USA that manufactures Knives, Blades and Slitters. Known for fine craftsmanship, our staff's combined 125 years of tool making experience gives our clientele confidence in our products and services.

Our capabilities include:

  • Sharpening & Grinding Services
  • Sales of a variety of blades and knives including cut-off knives, In-Line Trimming Tools( Gammerler, RIMA, Rota-Schneider), Circular Knives
  • Custom Designed Knives for special applications
  • Troubleshooting
  • Development of Tooling
  • Manufacturer of Machinery to service our tooling

Dave and Kay Herrick, owners of IGS Knives, have been in the knife grinding business for over 29 years. Dave is a “papered machinist” and has been grinding tools since 1965.

We focus on specialized staff training in today’s technical environment. We pride ourselves in developing IGS employees similar to the apprenticeship method of yesterday. All of our employees are cross trained in every aspect of our manufacturing to employ ownership of each project.

We provide sales and service of knives and blades throughout the USA and Canada, and have shipped directly and through our distributors to five continents. We work with our customers to develop newer and better technology to meet their needs. Many of our customers have been working with us since our inception.

The main objective of IGS KNIVES, INC. is to offer high-end custom products and services at an economical price without sacrificing quality. Count on our speedy turn-around time to keep your facility running at your required pace..

For more information, please contact us at 1-888-295-3747, info@igsknives.com or visit our website www.igsknives.com.