Precision tools of the complete supplier PALBIT are the perfect addition to the existing product range of SARTORIUS.


Together into the future. Under this motto, the precision tool manufacturers PALBIT and SARTORIUS have entered into a strategic partnership. High-performance tools from the complete supplier and solutions for machining are offered exclusively via SARTORIUS in Germany. In addition, both companies and their technologies are closely networked and guarantee a high level of professional competence combined with optimal and intensive consulting.

Who is PALBIT?


For more than 50 years Palbit S.A. in Branca, Albergaria-a-Velha, Portugal, has been specialising in cutting tools. Founded in 1916, PALBIT is one of the most experienced tool manufacturers in Europe. At that time with the focus on the mining industry and the extraction of copper and zinc as well as the development and production of mining tools, the company has concentrated on the production of carbide tools since 1952. Today, PALBIT offers a vertical range of manufacture from powder production and insert pressing to the manufacture of carrier tools. As a complete supplier, the company offers standard as well as tailor-made special solutions in the field of machining technology. In order to meet the requirements for lower costs, the machinability of new materials and the best surface qualities, PALBIT is constantly expanding its range of products and services.

High-performance tools

  • Development and production of high-performance tools
  • ISO standard and special tools
  • Comprehensive range of carbide, ceramic, PCD and CBN products
  • Complete drilling, turning and milling program


Industry solutions

  • Tool and mould making
  • Energy and oil industry
  • Automotive
  • Aerospace
  • Medical technology
  • General mechanical engineering

Today, PALBIT is represented on five continents with an expanded sales network and serves a large number of customers in over 60 countries with state-of-the-art tool technology for a wide range of applications. Since January 1, 2019, the PALBIT brand has been exclusively distributed in Germany by SARTORIUS.

With SARTORTIUS, PALBIT has a highly competent trading partner at its side, who guarantees constant availability of the offered products as well as expert advice and support for all technical production tasks.

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