Freud was founded over 50 years ago, manufacturing cutting tools for woodworking. The brand carries tools such as cutters, power tools, drill bits, saw blades, router bits, woodworking tools, planer knives, and more. Freud creates its tools out of a special alloy called TiCo, a mixture of titanium a... Read Morend cobalt. Shaper cutters include Performance Systems and Fixed Wing cutters. Groove cutters, edge-treatment cutters, rail and stile cutters, raised-panel cutters, door-edge cutters, and accessories are available. Groove cutters work on hardwood, softwood, and composition boards. Groovers can cut grooves from 1/8 inch to 3/4 inch. Quadra-Cut raised-panel cutters prevent splintering by smoothing wood surfaces into up to 15 different slope shapes. Saw blades include industrial blades, dado blades, and accessories. Dado blade sets include the Dial-A-Width Stacked Dado Set, featuring two blades, five chippers, a wrench, and a carrying case. Dadoes cut hardwood, softwood, chipboard, plywood, and laminate. Freud saw blades are made of TiCo high-density carbide.