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Our Locations

Basic Carbide Locations


Nickel Division

103 Bowers Street, Lowber, PA 15660

Basic Carbide’s general offices and nickel carbide manufacturing facility in Lowber, PA, occupy 25,000 square feet of space.

This is the only facility solely dedicated to manufacturing quality nickel carbides. The manufacturing plant employs all state-of-the-art processes and techniques, including CNC machinery, computerized furnaces, and totally enclosed powder processing seal rings (up to 20 inches in diameter). Standard o-rings are available off the shelf for next-day delivery. Automatic pressing is also available to handle large quantities.

Basic Carbide Nickel Division


Press Plant Division

403 1st Avenue, Sutersville, PA

Basic Carbide’s state-of-the-art high-volume press plant, located in Sutersville, PA, occupies 12,000 square feet. This facility can quickly and efficiently produce cobalt and nickel parts.

Basic Carbide can compete worldwide by reducing production costs at this plant.

Basic Carbide Press Plant Division


Cobalt Division

900 Blythedale Road, Buena Vista, PA

Basic Carbide’s cobalt facility in Buena Vista, PA, occupies 35,000 square feet of manufacturing space. The plant includes state-of-the-art equipment and processes, producing a wide variety of preforms with cobalt binder made from the highest-quality powders.

This facility produces some of the largest preforms for our worldwide customers.

Basic Carbide Cobalt Division

Grinding and Machining Plant

Grinding Division

200 Monastery Drive, Latrobe, PA

Basic Carbide’s Tooling, Wear Parts, and specialty Components facility is located in Latrobe, PA. This cutting-edge 45,000 sq. ft. engineering and manufacturing facility produces world-class quality carbide tooling, wear parts, and specialty components for multiple industries worldwide.

Basic Carbide Grinding Division


Toll Free: 1-800-426-4291
Outside the U.S. 1-724-446-1630
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