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First Name:Johan
Surname:OOSTHUYSEN
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Member Type:Associate Members - Supplies
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Telephone:082 576 5963
Email:johan@kmts.co.za
Web Site:www.kmts.co.za
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Does Courses:No
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Profile:Knife Machines Tools and Supplies is the most comprehensive knifemakers' supplier of choice under one roof in Southern Africa. We service local and international knifemakers with a complete range of knifemaking products. We regularly undertake special projects for clients, in order to make them more successful in their businesses, so that we can prosper in ours.

We offer:
KNIFEmaking and related MACHINES, top of the range units, economy models and kits to fit your specific budget.
Specialized TOOLS and jigs to enable you to work accurately and efficiently with minimum fuss and frustration
Our ever expanding range of SUPPLIES includes: drills, taps, screws, contact wheels, files, marking out combs, burs, wrenches, specialized knife steels, brass, stainless steels, titanium, damascus steel, forging tools, knife kits, blanks, bolster materials, pinning, handle materials, liners, abrasive papers, abrasive belts, abrasives discs, adhesive and chemicals, polishing buffs and soaps, leather working tools, knife accessories, knife cases and pouches, negatives for etching and many more. What we haven't got, we are willing to get!
We also:

Offer free advice to prospective and existing knifemakers in setting up shop
Advice and design of specialized knife making machines for the hobbyist and professional knifemaker
Graphical design
Laser cutting
Stabilising
Photography, etc.
Promote knife making through groups and organizations and our user group and electronic newsletters and
Assist and direct knifemakers and prospective knifemakers to knifemaking courses presented closest to their locations.
Interested in knifemaking, as a hobby or profession, or a hobby that could develop into a profession? We have assisted many successful knifemakers. We do not make knives and are therefore not inhibited by any conflict of interest. We are not in competition with our clients.

On our web-site www.kmts.co.za we accept orders in any international currency, offer various international shipping options. You can be settled by cash, electronic bank transfers, Master Card, Visa or American Express. As registered importers and exporters, our infrastructure permits us to have your order delivered by courier or post anywhere in the world, tax, and duty efficiently.
You are welcome to visit us at our facilities and to discuss your requirements over a cup of coffee. Let us put you in contact with fellow knifemakers and introduce you to an endless world of free learning and fun.

Trading Hours:
Monday - Friday: 08:00 - 17:00
Saturday: 08:00 - 13:00