IKS offers all types of knives for every cutting application in the printing and graphic arts industries. Our paper guillotine, paper trimmer, and three-knife trimmers are manufactured to the highest standards in the industry. Exotic high alloy steel material combined with unique brazing and heat treating technology results in sharper edges leading to better performance.
In addition to our high-quality manufactured products, we are the exclusive distributor of Kanefusa paper cutting knives for the printing/graphic arts industry in North America as well as distribution rights in Mexico and South America. Through Kanefusa we are able to offer Vitek, a state-of-the-art ultra-fine grained carbide inlay only available through IKS dealers for the ultimate in paper knife life.
Kanefusa products for paper cutting are world renowned in paper cutting performance. As paper chemistries change to produce acid-free, alkaline papers that are significantly more abrasive, Kanefusa has developed proprietary cutting tool materials and special designs to meet the challenge. Modern, high speed, labor saving binding and printing machines require special tools to keep production running at full capacity. Kanefusa tools are recognized as the longest lasting in the industry.