Formulated from a wide range of grades, our knives are used on the widest, narrowest, and heaviest mills. By working closely with customers, we help them determine the best shear knives and blades for their specific applications.
Additionally, we regrind and refurbish every type of plate mill knife. Your knives, knife cassettes and scrap choppers, mounted in drums or dismounted, may be returned to our facility for expert reconditioning to original specifications. We customize reconditioning programs to support every mill operators demands.
Knives are available in a wide range of grades and are tailored to each application. We formulate grades to meet performance requirements based on whether shock or wear is the source of knife edge ending. Ask us about our HXT knives for processing AHSS!
Additionally, we regrind and refurbish slitter knives, spacers, and rubber stripper rings. Knives and/or knife cassettes are processed at our facilities for expert reconditioning to original specifications. Our reconditioning programs are designed to support every mill operators demands.
ASKO was founded in Pittsburgh, PA, during the Great Depression, in 1933. Through the ensuing decades, ASKO has grown to become the global leader in knives for the metal working industry.
We manufacture a wide range of knives, blades, liners, wear plates and accessories for the metals producing, processing and recycling industries. We combine expertise in applications engineering with an unmatched depth and breadth of knowledge and experience related to material section and manufacturing.
At ASKO, our mission is to enable metal producers, processors and recyclers to improve productivity in sustainable ways.