Established in 1962, freud is a world leading manufacturer of Circular Saw Blades, Router Bits and Cutter Heads. Due to firmly rooting in the furniture manufactures' area and closely working with universities and manufactures on future solutions, freud headquarter is today one of the most modern product development research centres for cutting tools in Europe. This has contributed to freud's several profound innovations such as "Silver I.C.E." coating for industrial saw blades and "Isoprofil" system for windowtooling. Beside the search for need based solutions, freud also strives for continuous improvement on the production side. This lead to the biggest CSB manufacturing plant in the world. The 100% in-house production of MicroGrain Carbide, used for the cutting edge of the cutterheads, saw blades, and router bits allows an unmet flexibility on production capacity and ensures consistent quality in our teeth and knives.