About Us


Mission Statement

We make cutting effortless.




Guiding Principles

Go home safely every day.
Do the right thing even when no one is watching.
Carry a positive attitude.
Communicate openly, professionally, and completely.
Do what you say you will do.
Be curious! Learn, apply, and share.





Cutting the Way to a Better World





Our Standard & Quality

American Cutting Edge, a division of CB Manufacturing and Sales Co., Inc. has the objective of being a World Class Leader in Quality. We will provide products and services that meet or exceed our customers’ needs. To accomplish our objective, every employee has the responsibility to “do it right the first time” and contribute to continuous improvement in all we do.


The Tradition

Founded in 1965 by Charles Biehn Sr., our core value of taking care of you, The Customer, is still the driving force that allows us to succeed. With thanks to all our loyal customers, employees and suppliers; our unique idea of Real Customer Service is continuously being improved year after year…

Our vision is to make cutting effortless. How do we do this? We listen to you, we offer expert advice, and together we determine what is best for you. Then we deliver. Period.

In our world of custom and common blades, your goals become our goals. Delivering what is best for you is best for us. When we take care of you, The Customer, everything else will take care of itself.

Tell us what you need and consult with our staff of Blade Specialists. You’ll get nothing except our best effort to define and deliver The Best Blade Solution.

About BiehnCo

All of our divisions are family owned and operated since 1965. Click here to read our founder’s story.


Blades generally thinner than 1-mm.  All shapes, sizes, and materials. Visit www.americancuttingedge.com or call 888-543-6860 for more information on industrial razor blades and hand knives.


Quality tools for flooring, roofing and other professional contractors. Visit www.better-tools.com or call 888-543-6860 for more information.


Blades generally thicker than 0.040” (1mm). All shapes, sizes and materials. Visit www.americancuttingedge.com or call 888-543-6860 for more information on Machine Knives.


American Cutting Edge has the ability to provide DEEP CRYOGENIC treatment of knives, blades, and other industrial tools.

Ask your American Cutting Edge representative for details and pricing on the exciting process & improvement process.

MAXIMUM SIZE – 48″ X 30″ X 30″


Tight tolerances are not a problem. Our wire EDM machines can hold tolerances to +/- 0.0002”. Yes, plus or minus 2 ten thousands of one inch.

Call 888-543-6860 for more information.


American Cutting Edge offers sharpening and refurbishing services at a competitive cost on equipment that is matched to new knife tolerances. Knives brought to us for sharpening receive a thorough inspection and cleaning. Our professionals’ knowledge of metallurgy and grinding abrasives is unmatched by general machine shops. Call 888-543-6860 ext. 1315


From start to finish, we can source and warehouse your non-blade products as well. Cost savings and quality guaranteed from within our qualified factory network. Call us toll-free at 888-543-6860 for free consultation or custom quotation.