About Tormek

Tormek is committed to providing the best solutions for sharpening all types of edge tools. Well grounded in the Swedish tradition for the most advanced innovation, functionality and quality, Tormek has developed a unique sharpening system that has come to set the standard in modern edge tool sharpening.

Since the start in 1973, problem solving through innovation has been a strong driving force for Tormek. It has resulted in 13 patents and the widest product range on the market. It includes 16 unique jigs and attachments, each one specially designed to easily achieve the optimal sharpness on all kinds of edge tools.

Today Tormek exports to over 30 countries world­wide. The products are appreciated by cabinet makers, carpenters, woodcarvers and woodturners as well as serious chefs in restaurants, industrial kitchens and households. The Tormek sharpening system is also widely used in professional sharpening businesses.

All the product development, engineering work and production are made in Sweden. The company is located in Lindesberg, a small town in the heart of Bergslagen, an area known for its history in mining. The production is carried out in close cooperation with selected suppliers, all specialized and the best in their fields. This ensures the highest quality and a continuous access to the best and most modern manufacturing technology.

Lindesberg, Sweden

 

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