Important Information: We are still producing and shipping during the Covid-19 outbreak. We are working safely and delivering by courier service safely to your doorstep. Please note, many of our items are made to order and we are experiencing high order volumes. This may mean a few extra days on our usual turn arounds but please do bear with us. We are working as quickly as we can!
** At this time, we are experiencing lengthy delays on ALL Robert Sorby items. We cannot guarantee delivery times on these items, so whilst you are able to order, we will despatch as soon as we can but I cannot guarantee a delivery date at this time.
Sheffield, England: A city proudly steeped in a rich industrial history, becoming famous for steel, cutlery and products with a cutting edge. The made in Sheffield brand is synonymous with quality products. This is still true today.
Our family have been producing saws and hand tools in our Sheffield factories since 1923. Our craftsman produce an extensive range of saws under famous traditional brands that have origins in the 18th century. Our popular brands are the PAX brand, Lynx Saws (Garlick Saw Company) and Roberts & Lee Dorchester Saws. We also manufacture Clifton hand planes which includes a wide range of premium quality bench planes, shoulder planes and spokeshaves.
We work with local suppliers and foundries to ensure we offer high quality materials in each of the range of tools we manufacture.
Our online retail division aims to provide Sheffield made tools for all your woodworking needs. It is our company ethos to only promote high quality products and support British manufacturing. We market tools from other local premium brand manufacturers who aspire to the same exacting standards as we do.