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Mid-States Carbide, LLC full color logo with decorative M icon in shades of blue with Mid States Carbide, LLC in variations of grey


Freud Certified Sharpener Logo in black, white, grey and red
Freud Authorized Dealer Logo


Joel TenDolle

905 S. 21st Street

Sheboygan, WI 53081

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Mid-States Carbide, LLC – your trusted source for cutting-edge custom tooling solutions. We proudly offer a wide range of certified products from industry leaders such as Amana Tool, CMT, FABA USA, Freud Tools, Global Tooling and Supply, GDP Guhdo, Southeast Tool, Techniks, Whiteside Machine Company, W.L. Fuller Inc., and more.

Count on us for cost-effective and timely tool designs, as well as expert sharpening services. Our dedication to exceptional customer service, superior product quality, and meticulous attention to detail sets us apart. Discover excellence in tooling with Mid-States Carbide – where precision meets performance.

We sharpen all carbide tipped saws, groover's, hoggers, and dado sets as well as standard or custom blades that are up to 32 inches in diameter.

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Shaper Cutters, Straight Router Bits, Spiral Bits, Profile Knives, Chisels, Compression Bits, Carbide Inserts, Moulder Knives, Granulator Knives, Boring Bits, Drill Bits, Forstner Bits, Planer Knives, Multi-spur Bits, Countersinks, Counterbores, and Hole Saws.

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No matter the original manufacturer, we can retip most carbide tipped tooling or saw blades.

Don’t see your item listed, feel free to reach out to us with any questions.

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We can cater to your custom tooling needs for a reasonable cost and with a minimum amount of lead time.  Anything we sharpen we can design or redesign.

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In January 2018, Joel and Lana TenDolle became the new owners of Mid-States Carbide LLC. With over 50 years since establishment, we continue to grow and have become a leading manufacturer of standard and custom-made carbide tooling and saw blades for the woodworking, plastics, and non-ferrous industries in Wisconsin as well as nationwide.  We sell, service, and manufacture high-quality carbide tipped cutting tools and saw blades.

Mid-States Carbide LLC is an authorized Freud dealer and sharpening service center.  We have the experience, knowledge, and technology to properly examine your cutting tool or saw blade and provide you with the best solution to your specific tooling need, no matter the original manufacturer.  We can repair, regrind, re-tip, sharpen, or modify your cutting tool or saw blade.

Whether you are a hobbyist or commercial manufacturing business we pride ourselves on developing a dependable relationship with each of our customers.

  • Can I stop in anytime?
    Yes, you can stop in the office during our regular business hours: Mon - Thurs 8-4 Fri 8 - 12noon Or you can mail or UPS your item directly to us.
  • Do you sharpen hunting knives, chain saw blades, or band saw blades?
    No we don’t, but feel free to contact us with any questions on your specific needs.
  • Do you accept credit cards?
    Yes we do
  • What if I don’t see the item I want sharpened in your list?
    Call or email us, we’d be glad to discuss your sharpening or new tool needs.
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