Product Announcement from General Carbide Corporation
General Carbide is a supplier of tungsten carbide components used in various applications in steel processing. Our extensive grade selection is available to meet the most demanding steel industry application, including rotary slitter knives, mandrel sleeves, flattening rolls and guide rolls. The GenTuff product line offers a unique combination of strength and thermal shock resistance that makes it the premier material for rolling mill applications where it can outperform tool steel guide rollers by factors of ten to fifteen times. Retention of hot hardness values at elevated temperatures is the main physical property which permits this to occur. Our cemented carbide formulations, with over 50 grades in stock, are application specific to ensure maximum performance for the customer.