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Frank Montleone

Frank has worked in the carbide tooling industry both as a machinist and an application specialist. He spent 25 years with two prominent carbide companies.  Frank specializes in the application of carbide tooling to achieve productivity improvements at the spindle.

Serving the  N.W. OH, and  PA  markets

Bob James 

 Bob has been involved with manufacturing for over 39 years. A  extensive background in fixturing and fixture components.   Also specializes in "under the hook" lifting components.


Serving the  OH, MI, IN and KY  markets

NOTE:  Not all products represented throughout the entire territory.

Territory covered:

Mike Palmer 

 Mike has been working in the manufacturing industry for over 21 years. Very strong machining background including CAD/CAM,  CNC Programming, and Tool Design.  He has been working in the cutting tool industry for the last 16 years. 

Serving the  OH, IN, MI  and  KY  markets

About Us:

Ed Slagel 

Founder of Tool ProductiveCNC, Ed has worked as a manufacturers representative in the Mid-West area for over 14 years.  Ed has been working in the manufacturing industry for over 26 years.  With experience in CNC service, sales and applications.

Serving the OH, MI, W. PA and WV markets


ProductiveCNC represents manufactures of cutting tools, workholding products and lathe tool accessories through out the mid-west.  We represent a variety of industry leading products, and strive to bring our customers high quality products along with high energy customer service.  With our extensive manufacturing backgrounds, and wide range of options; we bring creative and comprehensive solutions to your manufacturing challenges.  Our number one goal is to assist you in making your machine a PRODUCTIVECNC.