Mecal by Starn

Mecal by Starn is the distributor and manufacturer of the Mecal product line in North America. The partnership of Mecal and Starn Tool, creating Mecal by Starn, provides world class applicators and spare tooling for the wire harness industry. Mecal was established in 1976 with the aim of supplying the wire harness industry with the best crimping equipment available. In less than 30 years Mecal reached and kept a respected position at the top of its market. Starn Tool and Manufacturing is Meadville, PA’s oldest tool and die shop established in 1945, they are a leader in precision machining. Together their products are extensively used by the automotive, communication and IT industry, and wherever a high-quality connection is needed.

We appreciate your continued support of MBS. Please feel free to contact us with all questions or needs you have in the areas of Tooling and Components for Wire Harness Crimping.


We are dedicated to timely delivery of quality products and technical support. Our team is committed and accountable for making tomorrow better for our employees and customers.


To grow and secure our share of the marketplace by making Mecal by Starn the preferred supplier for companies in North America through hard work, innovation, continuous learning and industry leadership.

Our Core Values

Employee Focus:

Our success is dependent on the combined effort and contribution of our employees. They are our most valuable asset, our best investment, and our family.


Our team works to earn our customers trust with honesty, respect and attention to their needs.


Our team eagerly accepts challenges to learn, grow and expand our personal and company capabilities.

Solution driven:

Our team has the experience, ingenuity and desire to relentlessly solve problems.


Our team is consistently and creatively improving and adapting to the market.

Servant Leadership:

We are industry leaders in serving our customers. We are committed to being the name our customers go to and the name they can trust.