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About Us

Serving the Metal Working Industry since 1976.

Experience for your application

At Turning Concepts, we have over 100 years of combined experience to help you with your Machining needs.  Our experts have the experience to provide you with the right solution that will outlast and outperform your expectations.

Our Story

Turning Concepts was started in 1976 by Michael Ziegler. His background in machinery rebuilding, tooling, and attachments created who we are today – a knowledgeable company that provides a valuable service to our customers. We lost Michael to cancer back in 2016, but his legacy lives on.

Today, Turning Concepts is an engineering resource for the metalworking industry. We provide innovative solutions to reduce lead times, improve quality and increase efficiency. We are a leading provider of thread rolling solutions and other cutting tools. We also provide attachments and parts for most brands of screw machines. Our experts are knowledgeable and ready to help with all of your machining needs.

Industry Experts

Our team of Industry Experts are committed to continually assist you with the machining industry’s leading technologies and the best customer service possible. Look to Turning Concepts to supply your daily needs, and rely on us to solve your most difficult machining issues.


  • Screw Machine Parts and Attachments
  • Complete Line of Thread Rolling Solutions
  • Thorough Line of Cutting Tools
  • Work Holding and Tool Holding Solutions
  • Expertise to Help You Obtain Maximum Value

Leading Distributor of LMT Threading Products

LMT Fette © is recognized as the market leader for increasing productivity, tool life and overall tool performance in thread rolling applications. Turning Concepts is proud to be the leading distributor of LMT Fette threading products in North America!