The future of aerospace componentry machining in Europe and Asia-Pacific

Rob Sutton, Commercial Director of Sutton Tools, describes his experience touring the high-tech aerospace facility of ASCO in Brussels, and the future…


How to estimate the true cost-per-part of industrial cutting tools

Peter Sutherland explains the reasoning behind estimating the cost-per-part of cutting tools – including some of the hidden costs that can add…


Universal tools make for you – and your customers’ – convenience

What’s better for a tradie than easy access, good quality and convenient tools suitable for a range of power tool brands? And…


Tiny tools make a big difference for medical manufacturing

Micro endmills are making all the difference in the medical manufacturing industry, but not just for subtractive manufacturing. One of the greatest…


Iconic Bondhus brand now includes screwdrivers

Peter Craven explains Sutton Tools’ distribution exclusive with Bondhus and announces the Australian launch of their range of quality screwdrivers. Sutton Tools…


Customising for efficient & consistent performance

A multinational automotive component manufacturer was experiencing inconsistent tool life at one of its Chinese plants. Sutton Tool’s Export Manager Jeff Boyd…


HSS or Carbide tools? That is the question…

There are many factors determining the choice between HSS and Carbide cutting tools. Key Market Manager Jeff Boyd discusses the various pros…


You’ll never be lost in space with Bondhus!

Having just celebrated a century of Sutton Tools, we’re also proud to be the Australian distributor of Bondhus whose founder invented the…


Sutton Tools acquires iconic Australian manufacturer Carb-I-Tool

In its 101st year, Australian tool manufacturer Sutton Tools has acquired another long-standing Melbourne-based manufacturer, Carb-I-Tool Pty Ltd. Founded by Neil Hamilton…


Aiming for Global Markets

Any Australian manufacturer with aspirations as a global supplier needs to carefully analyse its business. It’s not enough to have the best…