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About Us


Proud to call Newton, Iowa our home, we are a locally-owned company with strong family values. Our dedicated and skilled employees have been designing and manufacturing custom metal cutting tools since 1948 for many industries including agriculture, construction equipment, automotive, appliances and hydraulic valve controls. But, what sets us apart from the competition is our full range of value-added services and programs—we call it the 360° Total Solution. It’s a unique combination of expertise in all facets of manufacturing that focuses on improving operational efficiency:  Custom Tool Manufacturer, Comprehensive Engineering Services, Full-Line Distributor, Integrated Supply Programs, Tool Refurbishing & Regrinding and Complete Project Management.

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The Latest


Cline Tool Advanced Manufacturing Scholarship

Available to high school seniors in Newton, Iowa who are going to pursue a degree in engineering, industrial technology, tool and die, machining or any degree program in advanced manufacturing.

Biden Braafhart 02.22.2015.

Cline Tool Employee/Student meets V.P. Joe Biden

Cline Tool employee/student, David Braafhart, met VP Joe Biden at DMACC in Ankeny this month to when he came to talk about education and the economy.

Genius 3 02.09.2015.

Our Newest Addition: The Zoller Genius 3

This high-end measuring machine is extremely precise & capable of inspecting the complete cutting edge of even the smallest of tools.

BoringBars1 10.20.2014.

Custom Tool Manufacturing

Check out our new Custom Tool page! 

Custom tools are our core business. Since 1948, manufacturers have trusted us to uncover efficiencies through innovative cutting tool design and process improvement.

new ANCA 09.24.2014.

New arrival!!

Tim Van Cleave checks out the new ANCA MX7 Fast Grind CNC Grinder (with robot load) that just arrived on our dock!