Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What’s the difference between an asphalt blade and a concrete blade?

A: An asphalt blade has a much higher diamond concentration to protect the matrix from prematurely wearing away due to extreme abrasion. In addition, an asphalt blade bond is much harder.

Q: Why do blades undercut?

A: Undercutting in most cases is due to cutting through the material and into the dirt or base.

Q: Why are your blades and bits cheaper than the other larger companies?

A:  Our overhead is much lower than the other competitors and we strive to be the low price leaders in most markets while maintaining the highest quality.

Q: Can you make custom product in the same day?

A: Yes, in most cases. We try to inventory most all required raw materials to make things on the fly.

Q: Can Glacier repair all types of diamond tools?

A: Yes we can, from replacing a missing tooth to repairing diamond chains.

Q: Where are you located and can I get product from more than one location?

A: Our corporate office is located in Oakland Ca. Our service center is located in Anaheim, Ca. We use several couriers such as UPS and USPS and ship daily.