Custom tool manufacturing with 50 years of combined experience!

About US

We are a highly skilled, world class team, committed to quality and continuous improvement. With our combined experience we manufacture custom and standard cutting tools. Using the newest technology, we are continually updating to better serve medical, aerospace, automotive, electronic, woodworking, and other industries.


Manufacturing round shank carbide micro and standard cutting tools, ranging from .010″ – .500″.

Corner Rounders

Deburring Knives

Customer Form Tools


Double Angle Cutters


Thread Mills


Boring Bars


End Mills


Shank Mounted Saws & Key Seats

Insert Modifications

High performance coatings available

Salient, Inc. can supply drawings or 3D models provided upon receipt of a purchase order. Also your identification number can be laser marked on your tools free of charge. Your tools will be shipped to you professionally packaged and labeled.


Salient, Inc.

135 Monroe Street SE
Suite 16
PO Box 151
Hutchinson, MN 55350


PHONE:   (320) 455-8021
CELL:   (320) 583-1526
FAX:   (320) 455-8019


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We accept all major credit cards.

We accept all major credit cards.