31129 Century Drive

Wixom, MI 48393 US


A Message from ANCA Inc.

Company Profile

Precision, Versatility, Productivity and Confidence  ANCA is a market leader of high quality CNC tool and cutter grinders.

ANCA - total precision grinding technology

FX Linear Tool & Cutter GrindersThe all-new series of three ANCA FX Linear machines, introduced to the world at IMTS 2014, show an appealing design backed by new motion and control technologies, and promise users higher levels of grinding accuracy and performance, and less required maintenance in a smaller foot print.

TX7+ Production Tool Grinder

ANCA's wheel Xchanger is designed to deliver greater productivity to users of the TX7+. It provides a mechanism for automatically changing the wheel packs in-process.

ANCA - total precision grinding technology

FastGrind -- Economical Tool Grinding The new small footprint FastGrind CNC reginder is agressivlely priced and ideal for tools .35 to 12 mm diameter--drills, step drills, end mills, profile tools, routers and special tools.

As Seen In Production Machining

FX Linear

FX Linear Tool Grinding Machine with Robot Loader
Features include linear motors on X and Y axes, an AM5000 control system and an HSK40 taper. Available as an option is the AR300 robot loader to automate repetitive manual tasks.

Robot helping produce cutting tools at Fraisa

What Robotics Means for the Cutting Tools Industry
Friend or foe? Helper or fiend? Here’s what robotics really mean for the cutting tools industry and which pitfalls to avoid.

Two grinding shop employees inspect a tool

10 Tips to Get the Most Out of a Grinding Machine
Following these 10 steps can help grinding shops produce high-quality tools, increase productivity, reduce breakdowns and extend machine life.

Collets and guide bushings

Heimatec Sells Tecnicrafts' Products for Swiss Turning
Heimatec Inc. is selling collets and guide bushings from Tecnicrafts Industries that are exclusively used for Swiss turning applications.

Drill grinder

FCP4 Grinder Produces a Completed Drill
From a blank piece of raw material, ANCA’s FCP4 high production drill grinder (FCP4) produces drills from 0.8 to 4 mm and manufactures a complete high-speed steel drill on a single machine, grinding the flute, relief and point to produce a finished drill.

ANCA Expands in Michigan
ANCA Inc. will expand its plant in Wixom, Michigan, by 50 percent, expanding its inventory and spare parts warehouse capacity, adding a dedicated customer focus and training center, and doubling its machine demonstration area.

New Unison Corp. Promotes Bill Jenkins to Senior Management Team
As the new V.P. of marketing, Mr. Jenkins will be responsible for the company's global marketing efforts.

ANCA Facility

ANCA Opens New European HQ
CNC tool and cutter grinder manufacturer ANCA recently opened its new European headquarters in Weinheim, Germany, and also took home a Manufacturer of the Year award in Australia.

Tool Grind Workholding System Limits Runout
Precision manufacturing requires minimal tool runout, but the amount of runout that is acceptable can be dependent on part tolerances and is often related to the size of the tool.

Making Micro Threads
Production of micro threads can be challenging, but using the most suitable tools for a given application can simplify the task.

Magnetic Filtration Leads to Premier Finish
Magnetic filtration can be used in almost any environment where ferrous and paramagnetic contamination of a liquid is a problem.

Machine Tool Mfg. Partners with Waterjet Company
ANCA Group is now Techni Waterjet’s new equity partner.

New Medical Industry Sales Hire
Nick Van Benschoten has been appointed business development manager—medical for ANCA Inc.

CNC Tool Grinder Designed for Economy, Flexibility
The FastGrind CNC tool and cutter grinder provides quality and reliability at an economical cost, the manufacturer says.

Economical CNC Tool and Cutter Grinder, ANCA
The small footprint ANCA FastGrind CNC tool and cutter grinder is for high-speed resharpening of tools to 9.4” in diameter.

FastGrind CNC tool and cutter grinder

CNC Tool and Cutter Grinder
The small-footprint ANCA FastGind CNC tool and cutter grinder for high speed resharpening of tools 0. 35-mm to 12-mm diameter offers users the latest CNC grinding technology, from robust mechanicals to the company’s iGrind software.

Offline programming

Tool Grinding Capability Key To Medical Success
 Making toold for surgeons is critical to the succesful use of orthedic implants. This Indiana shop succeeds because of its dedication to quality and application of the right machine tools for the job.

CNC Tool Grinding

CNC Cutter Grinding In-House
As tooling complexity increases, one might expect in-house tool grinding to gradually fade away. In fact, though, more and more shops are taking advantage of CNC tool grinding’s increased capabilities to improve consistency, flexibility and productivity.

ANCA Appoints CEO
ANCA appointed Jeroen Schmits as its new CEO. He will be responsible to ANCA’s Board of Directors for all global business operations and will relocate from the United States to ANCA’s head office in Melbourne, Australia. With an extensive track record in international business management, Schmits has had a long career in managing capital equipment companies.

CNC Tool Grinder
According to the manufacturer, the compact, dual-spindle MGX is a high-productivity precision tool grinder for tools up to ½” diameter shank and lengths up to 6”, including burrs and router bits. The tool features an integrated robotic loader, tool change times of less than five seconds, as well as pallet loading with up to 280 tools per pallet, which permits extended unmanned operation.

Product Categories of ANCA Inc.

End Mills
Form Tools
Gear Cutting Tools
Grinding Attachments & Accessories
Grinding Machines, Creep Feed
Grinding Machines, Profile
Grinding Machines, Tool, Cutter & Drill Point
Grinding Wheel Dressing Units
Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
Milling Cutters
Saw Blades
Software, NC Program Optimization
Software, Tool Design
Threading Tools - Cutting
Tool Conditioning Equipment

Trade Names

3D CIMulation
5 Axis Grinding
Tool and Cutter
ToolRoom Software