SETCO is owned by Holden Industries, Inc., a 100% Employee-Owned Company headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois, USA. Holden Industries operates four wholly-owned subsidiaries which comprise four core business areas.
Setco has designed, built, and serviced precision spindles and is recognized worldwide as a technical leader in design and manufacturer of precision spindles and spindle/slide combinations. SETCO is a major spindle manufacturer with over 250,000 spindles in the field — new and rebuilt — which include belt-driven, geared, motorized, high speed and high frequency models. In addition, SETCO offers a complete line of precision linear slides; which include dovetail, hardened way and linear rail slides in 21 standard sizes and hundreds of standard catalog models. Setco products are used worldwide in a variety of industries; including automotive, aerospace, construction, die/mold, cabling and winding, plastics, woodworking, stone cutting and general metalworking industries.
Through acquisitions, SETCO is the home of MASTER, POPE and WHITNON brand spindles, slides and modules.
SETCO is a leader in the design, manufacture & service of high performance precision spindles and slides;  which includes belt-driven, CNC, gear-driven, motorized models, high speed, high frequency spindles, and complete lines of dovetail, hardened way, linear bearing, tooling, utility slides, and single and multi-axis machine modules. SETCO products are recognized worldwide for accuracy, durability and quality.
SETCO offers complete repair, rebuild and spindle retrofit services. Spindle service is supported by six spindle service centers located in California, Michigan, Ohio, and Georgia, Taiwan, and India and provide technical support for the following market segments:
Machine Tool Manufacturers
Special Machine Tool Builders and Integrators
Powertrain Machinery Manufacturers and End Users
Industrial End Users in General.
SETCO geographical markets include the United States, Canada, Mexico, Latin America, Indai, Europe and Asia.
Mission Statement
We will be the leading supplier of slides, spindles, and spindle services, by providing our customers with PRECISION SOLUTIONS.
Quality Policy
Through a strategy of continuous improvement, Setco is dedicated to manufacturing high quality machine tool spindles and slides. It is the responsibility of every employee to ensure that every product shipped meets or exceeds our customer’s needs and expectations for quality and service.