During our 110 years of service to the metalworking industries, RichardsApex has seen the machining industry mature into a very sophisticated and demanding field. Our range of products reflects these changes, as we offer the entire spectrum of lubricant types required in today's intensive world of extended tool life, bio-stability, cleanliness and critical surface requirements. From conventional soluble oils, to semi-synthetics, to true synthetics, RichardsApex has a product.
Located 20 minutes north of Fresno, Madera is the home to Carris Reels' West Coast operations. Founded in 1966 in Yelm, Washington as "Wood Fabricators," to supply customers in the Pacific Northwest. It became Carris Reels of California in July 1991 and moved to a larger, more modern facility in 1995.