The year was 1947; James H. Mahar founded Mahar Tool Supply to provide quality metal removal products to the ever expanding industrial manufacturing industry. And although Mahar Tool Supply has undergone changes in its history, the business philosophy has not changed. Quality and customer satisfaction are first and foremost.



Whatever the industry and whatever the need, Mahar Tool Supply has the expertise to get the job done right. Our quality promise is to provide the right tool at the right price at the right time to help our customers achieve quality results.
Mahar Tool Supply is a WBENC and ISO certified industrial distributor. We provide products and services to help our customers improve manufacturing efficiencies while lowering costs.



Our staff is comprised of specialists with years of knowledge and experience in inventory management, cutting tool technology, process improvement, manufacturing and machining. We represent all major manufacturers and we are an unbiased supplier which enables us to put only the best tool on the job. Most importantly, we provide value-added services to help give our customers an edge – the Mahar Tool cutting edge!

Top (left to right): The founder of Mahar Tool Supply, James H. Mahar with his wife and son, Nan and James W. Mahar. - Middle: James W. Mahar (far left) facilitates a technical tooling seminar in 1973. - Bottom: Our Headquarters, Saginaw Michigan.

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