Pioneer-Dietecs offers a complete sharpening and re-certification service for specimen cutting dies from all manufacturers. We’ll recalibrate, sharpen and polish your die to like new condition, enhancing the quality of the die, often making it better than when you purchased it. All dies are certified with a maintenance log for perpetual archiving so you can track them for future ISO referencing. If another manufacturer’s die can’t be certified, we will advise you accordingly.
Pioneer Sharpening and Certification Service Includes:
- Complete reconditioning of the specimen die
- A certificate of compliance
- CMM Validation Report measured to 0.0001″
- Updated maintenance log
- Perpetual archiving of the specimen die’s history for an ISO paper trail
Sharpening and Certification Pricing
- Any Pioneer Certified Die $150.00*
- Any Competitive Die $195.00* (first time) Subject to a FREE factory evaluation before certification and evaluation. Certification
If your die is not manufactured by Pioneer-Dietecs, the first time price is $195.00 to put it in a new deluxe wooden storage container and enter it in our database for perpetual logging and archiving. Once your die is certified, subsequent sharpening and certification is $150 per die. All** Pioneer certified dies are eligible for maintenance plans for discounted pricing, even vintage Pioneer Dies.
*Dies with chisel for tear test add $15.00
Send us any other manufacturer’s die for a free evaluation and we’ll tell you if it’s certifiable prior to sharpening and certification. If your die is not certifiable, we will sharpen it at a lesser cost. (typically around $125)
**All dies manufactured by Pioneer-Dietecs are certifiable as long as they have not been broken or subjected to abuse, including older vintage Pioneer-Dietecs Dies.
For a free evaluation of your die, send it to:
73 Woodrock Road
East Weymouth, MA 02189
Attn: Peter Bendell
For more information about Pioneer sharpening and certification services, call us at 781-682-7900.