About RTM Products

RTM Products is a world class manufacturer of steel and carbide Recess Heading Tools and Gages for the worldwide Fastener and Cold Forming industries. Our tools and gages are used to produce fasteners and cold form parts for the Automotive, Aircraft, Defense, Hi-Tech, Construction and General Industrial industries. Since our founding in 1998, we have been committed to producing the highest quality Recess Heading Tools in the industry, supported by outstanding customer service.

Quality is the foundation of our success! Our state-of the art production and heat treatment capabilities allow us to produce tools that outperform our competitors’ tools while always meeting or exceeding your dimensional and performance expectations.

Service is what separates RTM from our competitors! Our customers are not just numbers or statistics, they are the lifeblood of our business. We value and listen to feedback so we can continuously improve the service we offer. We demonstrate our commitment to service everyday by:





RTM News

Come check out RTM at the following events! We have a fantastic line of tools to show off, and you will also get to meet Richard and Robert who have helped grow RTM to the company that it is today.

RTM will be at the 2018 Wire Düsseldorf,
Düsseldorf Germany on April 16-20, 2018. Visit us at our Booth 15E12 and see our amazing line of products.

RTM has been featured on Summer 2017’s edition of World Standard Reviews,
a Publication of Perry Johnson Registars, Inc. Magazine. For more information please go to our TECHNICAL REFERENCE page.

New Exclusive Sales Agent – Distributor in Mexico
We are pleased to announce Nerea Peña Gojenuri from Welmex as our new Exclusive Sales Agent/Distributor in Mexico. Please contact Nerea Peña with any of your RTM tooling needs.
t. +52 (1) 442 111 5295

New Exclusive Sales Agent - Distributor in South America (Brazil, Argentina, Chile, and Colombia)
We are pleased to announce Latam Fastener Solutions as our new Exclusive Sales Agent/Distributor in South America. Please contact Leandro Lopes with any of your RTM tooling needs.
t. +55 (11) 97133-2980

New Exclusive Sales Agent - Distributor in China
We are pleased to announce Beijing KOJO Tech as our new Exclusive Sales Agent/Distributor in China. Please contact Henry Luo at Beijing KOJO with any of your RTM tooling needs.
t. 8610.84771508

RTM ISO 9001:2015 Certification Upgrade
We are pleased to announce our certification upgrade from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015 Certified.

RTM now offers full line of Recess Gages
We now offer a full line of recess gages for most commercial & aerospace recess. Penetration & Go-No Go Plug gages are available for the following recesses: 6-Lobe, Hexagon Socket, Cruciform, 1A, Square, Offset Cruciform, 3-Wing, & Dovetail. Most gages are in stock for immediate shipment or can be delivered in 4 weeks or less.

Got dies?
Though we are known for our amazing recess punches & tooling, we also produce carbide 12-point & Spline die inserts. Lead-times are usually 2-4 weeks depending on carbide availability. Carbide grades of D-70 & D-60 are available.

Upcoming Trade Shows

Come See RTM's NEW Products and Services at these upcoming Tradeshows

2018 Wire Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf Germany
Messe Düsseldorf
Fairground Düsseldorf
April 16 -20, 2018
Booth 15E12

2018 International Fastener Expo
Las Vegas, NV USA
Mandalay Bay, Bayside B-C
October 30 – November 1, 2018
Booth 1246


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Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670