Service made by AKE

Restoring your tools to original manufacturer quality

From sharpening tooth geometries of any type, replacing teeth and straightening to tensioning, eroding, adjusting and so on, we will do everything required to restore your tools.
We can assist you at your location with our in-house sharpening services in Germany located in Rietberg in eastern Westphalia, in Prien am Chiemsee in Bavaria and at our headquarters in Balingen in Baden-Württemberg.
In addition, a worldwide network of sharpening services is available to return your AKE tools to full working order.
We are happy to point you to an expert partner in your area – simply get in touch with us.

Sharpening

  • Ground using oil on modern grinding machines
  • Ground on the circumference and face, depending on the tool, as well as on the flank if necessary

Tooth replacement/retipping

  • Carbide tips selected for the specific application
  • Wide selection of cutting materials
  • Range of different carbide qualities
  • Replacement of the insert seat

Tensioning and straightening

  • Testing of the tension, runout and imbalance
  • Straightened by hand
  • Straightening and tension values are adjusted to suit the specific use of the tool

AKE Service branches in Germany

Balingen headquarters
AKE Knebel GmbH & Co. KG

Hölzlestraße 14 + 16
72336 Balingen | Germany
Phone: +49 (0) 7433 | 261 0
Fax: +49 (0) 7433 | 261 100
E-mail: info@ake.de

Prien subsidiary
AKE Knebel GmbH & Co. KG
Am Mühlbach 6
83209 Prien | Germany
Phone: +49 (0) 8051 | 96 56 78 0
Fax: +49 (0) 8051 | 96 56 78 19
E-mail: info@ake.de

Rietberg subsidiary
AKE Knebel GmbH & Co. KG
Konrad-Adenauer-Straße 32
33397 Rietberg | Germany
Phone: +49 (0) 5244 | 9 20 20
Fax: +49 (0) 5244 | 9 20 280
E-mail: info@ake.de