Founded in 1976, Cincinnati Tool Steel Company is one of the largest distributors of tool steels, powdered metals and alloys. It offers a wide range of value-added services, such as custom boring, milling, precision saw cutting, and centerless and surface grinding. The company serves a wide variety of industries, including the automotive, computer, aerospace, agriculture, paper and food processing industries. It provides products for a broad range of applications that include lathe tools, planer tolls, drills, taps, reamers, breaches, milling cutters, wood knives, end mills, and form and gear cutters. The company offers carbon tool steels with toughness and adequate wear resistance for general purpose blacksmithing tools, such as chisels and moil points. Cincinnati Tool Steel Company is located in Rockford, Ill.