Finishing Parts - Die Supplies

The knowledgeable Goettsch parts sales staff, conversant in multiple languages, is ready to research your specific requirement, provide up-to-date technical data and do whatever it takes to keep your business running smoothly.  We supply a wide variety of die supplies for the corrugated converting industry to the International Market*.  If you don’t see it here, just ask!

Rotary Die Boards

Rotary Die Boards

"Rock Hard” Maple Die Boards

Various diameters, thicknesses and lengths available – please ask if not listed

Board ID

Machine Diameter


















Jumbo sizes in 24”-27” (61-69cm) ID available!

Available in lengths up to 102” (259cm) long!








Flat Die Boards

Flat Die Boards

High quality Birch or Maple flat die boards are also available!

How to Order:

Please advise your machine size, board width, thickness and length.  Available for container load shipments – consolidate with your other die supplies!


Steel Rule

National Steel Rule Logo

Goettsch is proud to represent National Steel Rule*, whose commitment to customer satisfaction is unsurpassed. The roots of National can be traced back to a commercial die shop. This background gives them a unique understanding of the problems faced by our customers. 

For close to forty years, National has been the professional die maker’s choice for cutting, creasing, and perforating rule as well as many other innovative products used in steel rule die cutting.

National uses only the highest quality steel purchased from carefully selected vendors. They stock over 250 varieties of steel which provides remarkable versatility when it comes to engineering products to meet your specific needs. 

Cutting Rule

Cutting Rule

Klean Kut (8, 10, 12T)

Klean Kut (8, 10, 12T)

Euro Cut (8, 10, 12T)

Euro Cut (8, 10, 12T)

Creasing Rule – Rotary or Straight

Creasing Rule – Rotary or Straight

Kushion Crease

Kushion Crease

Laser Crease

Laser Crease

Perforating Rule - Regular

Perforating Rule - Regular

Perforated Rule - Serrated

Perforating Rule - Serrated 

PERFormaX – Shelf Ready


PERFormaX – Shelf Ready

Bundle Breaker Rule


Bundle Breaker Rule


HEIGHT:               For example, .990 or .970; to convert from mm to inches, divide by 25.4

THICKNESS:        For example, 4 point (.056” / 1.42mm thick) or 3 point (.042” / 1.06mm thick).  Generally, 4 point is used for rotary dies.

TYPE:                    Cutting, Scoring, Perforating – for serrated cutting rule, indicate the number of teeth per inch (TPI) – typically 8 or 12

BEVEL:                 Center or Side


If straight, with notches (straight notched <SN> ) or without notches (straight not notched <SNN> )

If curved, the circumference of the die cylinder – for example, 60 or 50 inches, and the angle in reference to the cylinder, such as 45 or 90 degrees.  Both measures are written together as “60/90” or “50/90”.

  • Length of the cutting section
  • Length of the space between teeth
  • Depth of the spaces

NOTE:  Perf rule is made from 12 TPI, center bevel rule.  For flat die rule, please also indicate the hardness.


Ejection Rubber

Rotary Die Ejection Rubber

A hard-to-beat, excellent ejector with very rapid recovery.  This has been the workhorse standard for rotary die cutting for many years.

3/8” x 1/2” x 1-1/4” (9.5mm x 12.7mm x 31.8mm) with 5,120 pcs. per box

1/2” x 1/2” x 1-1/4” (12.7mm x 12.7mm x 31.8mm) with 5,120 pcs. per box

5/8” x 5/8” x 1-1/4” (15.9mm x 15.9mm x 31.8mm) with 4,096 pcs. per box

5/8” x 7/8” x 1-1/4” (15.9mm X 22.2mm x 31.8mm) with 2,816 pcs. per box

3/4” x 3/4” x 1-1/4” (19.1mm x 19.1mm x 31.8 mm) with 3,328 pcs. per box



Ejection Rubber Dura-Strip

Dura-Strip is a micro-cellular elastomer, making it an excellent die ejection material.  Dura-Strip is highly stable, durable, heat resistant and consistent!

3/8” (9.5mm)                     5/8” (15.9mm)

7/16” (11.1mm)                11/16” (17.5mm)

1/2” (12.7mm)                   Other sizes on request

9/16” (14.3mm)


Black Jack Slot Rubber

Black Jack Slot Rubber

  • Standard for rotary die slots
  • Excellent Stripping
  • Standard height is .625” (15.9mm)

3/16” (4.8mm)                  3/8” (9.5mm)

1/4” (6.4mm)                     7/16” (11.1mm)

5/16” (7.9mm)                  Other sizes on request

How to Order:

Please advise rubber type, thickness, width and length and number of boxes.


Rule Cutters, Notchers, Benders

Helmold Logo

Since 1881, Helmold LLC has been the manufacturer and innovator of steel rule die making. Helmold’s steel rule, cutting punches, rule benders, rule notchers, rule cutters, miter machines, automatic rule processors and die making supplies and die making accessories are among the highest quality in the world.  Their reputation for excellence and innovation is evident throughout the entire line of products and services.

Helmold Rule Cutter

Helmold Rule Cutter

Available in 1-1/2” height.  Handles up to 6 point rule.  We recommend purchasing spare blades.

Helmold Rule Notcher


Helmold E-Z Heavy-Duty Notcher

Handles up to 6 point rule.  A 2-hole version handles up to ½” wide notches.  Please specify “relieved” for rotary rule.  A 4-hole version works well with pre-bent materials.

Helmold Rule Bender

Helmold E-Z Bender Bendall

Includes standard accessories.  Handles 3, 4 and even 6 point rule.  Handle design on the E-Z Bender requires one fourth the effort of regular bender.  Ask about additional accessories.

Helmold Cutawl Diemaker's Saw

Helmond Cutawl K-12 Diemaker’s Saw

High-speed, portable, precision saw designed for making rotary dies.  Cuts straight lines, curves, or patterns with the free-floating 360 degree swivel head.  Model K-12C is available with flat or curved base plates for cutting either 66” or 50” rotary die boards.  Available in 115V or 230V, 50-60 HZ motors.


Also Available:  Spare blades, accessories, mandrills, dies, jig saw blades, serrated punches, mallets and rule pullers


How to Order:

Please indicate component and we will supply a full list of accessories and spares to complete your order.


Other Die Supplies

National Steel Rule Logo

Serrated Punches

 Shown from left to right: Inside Bevel punch, Center Bevel punch and Outside Bevel punch

National Steel Rule’s line of serrated punches cut cleanly through all board grades, including double wall and wet board right off the corrugator, made from the highest quality tube steel.

How to order:

Please advise outside diameter and bevel.


Die Bolts and Die Inserts

Die BoltDie Insert

All sizes available – Metric and Imperial.  Please advise diameter, threads and length.  For inserts, advise if slotted hardened, with or without adhesive.


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