The Blades Machinery Team

Company Profile

Blades Machinery Company was established in 1967 and is one of the largest suppliers in North America of equipment, service, and OEM spare parts to the plastics industry. We carry a full line of used machinery for the plastics industry which includes, extruders and downstream equipment, injection molders, blow molders, thermoformers, vacuum formers, and our specialty, granulating equipment and size reduction equipment.  Over 130,000 square feet of equipment located in Elk Grove, Illinois.

We Buy Used Equipment

Do you have surplus equipment taking up your valuable floor space?  Blades Machinery Co., Inc. will pay top dollar for your used equipment.  We also offer generous trade-in allowances toward the purchase of new or used equipment.   Call 847-439-2126 to tell us about your surplus equipment or use the form here for a fast reply.

Granulator Repairs, Rebuilding & Customizing

Blades Machinery repairs, rebuilds, and customizes almost any granulator or pelletizer regardless of the manufacturer.  We also perform rotor repairs, feed-roll recovering & feed-roll re-knurling.  All work is done in-house.

Knife Sharpening

Blades Machinery has a complete grinding facility for sharpening your worn knives.  We can sharpen your bed knives, fly knives, hook fly knives, double edge knives, paper knives, solid pelletizer heads, slitters, and many others.  We also offer tungsten & stellite carbide coating to extend the life of your knives.

Spare Parts

Blades Machinery Co., Inc. carries the largest stock of OEM and after market replacement knives and screens in the industry.  We also have extensive stock of bolts, hardened washers, motors, rotors, bearings, belts, bushings, pulleys, and many other replacement parts.