Phone: 541-488-2224
Toll-Free: 800-418-1439
Fax: 541-552-1377

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Mailing Address:
210 E Hersey St.
Ashland, OR 97520 US

A Special Message from Darex

Save Money. Save Time. Sharpen your drills with a Darex sharpener!

Expandable tool sharpener that grows with your needs

XT-3000 If you want the right point for the job sharpened quickly and simply the Darex XT-3000 is for you. It sharpens a wide variety of sizes and styles of drills and other tools with ease and accuracy. A rock solid, heavy duty machine capable of sharpening all day, every day.

Company Profile

Darex is located in Ashland, Oregon

Darex began in 1973 in Beecher, Illinois. The D, A and R of Darex are the initials of three generations of the Bernard family; David, Arthur and Richard Bernard. David and his father Richard, founded Darex. Grandfather Arthur Bernard, who earlier founded the Bernard Welding Company, contributed his energy and guidance to Darex. In 1978, Darex relocated to Ashland, Oregon where they are located today. Darex has since grown to produce the world’s best selling industrial drill sharpeners. Whether a shop does high-tech mass production, or creative custom fabrication, there's a Darex drill sharpener that will help lower tool costs and make those tough jobs run smoothly.

Product Categories of Darex

  • Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Units
  • Dust Collectors & Air Filtration
  • Grinding Attachments & Accessories
  • Grinding Machines, Tool, Cutter & Drill Point
  • Plant Maintenance and Repair Equipment
  • Woodworking Equipment

Trade Names

  • Darex


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Product Announcements Provided By Darex

An expandable tools sharpener!

New - Deluxe 4 axis CNC drill sharpener

Popular precision drill sharpener from Darex

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Darex Celebrates its 40th Anniversary
Darex celebrates its 40th year in business this October.

Leadership Change at Darex Continues with Family Tradition
Darex is happy to announce that Matthew Bernard will become the 4th generation family member to lead the business.

Darex XT-3000 Automated Auto Sharpener
Darex LLC’s XT-3000 auto sharpener completely automates the drill sharpening function of the already versatile XT-3000 sharpener.

Less Downtime with In-House Drill Sharpening
An important goal for any shop should be improving productivity through faster turnaround and reduced machine downtime.

Auto Sharpener
The XT-3000 auto sharpener automates the drill sharpening of the XT-3000 sharpener.

Automated Sharpening
The XT-3000 auto sharpener automates the drill sharpening function and also countersinks, brad points, left-hand drills, and more.

Drill Sharpener Runs Unattended
Darex offers a full line of sharpeners for drills, end mills and countersinks. The company’s latest product is the four-axis XPS-16DL drill sharpener. Designed for ease of use, the machine automatically detects the drill’s length, diameter and web thickness.

Automatic Drill Sharpener
The automatic XPS-16 drill sharpener uses CNC technology to reproduce the complex, high-tech points found on premium HSS and carbide drills. According to the company, touch-button operation simplifies use. This model can automatically detect the drill’s length, diameter and web thickness, and then sharpen the drill.