Category Archives: News and Updates

All hands on deck at Robust Tools

Hi folks, just a quick note to let you know we're hanging in there. We have all hands on deck and are busy making lathes, toolrests, centers and our new "Turner's Edge" line of gouges just as fast and just as good as we can. And we plan to do that until someone tells us…
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Big Success: Robust Tools 2019 Open House

Another successful Robust Tools Open House is on the books, thanks to the 150 plus attendees that braved the chilly fall weather.  There was pretty big queue waiting when we opened up the doors, and we even had a club in the northern part of the state rent a bus to make the trip!   Mark…
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Robust Tools Open House: October 12, 2019

Robust Tools 7th Annual Open house is Saturday, October 12, 2019.  Doors open at 9:00 AM.  We'll have the usual discounts and darn good door prizes. Our guest turner is none other than Mark Sfirri.  Internationally known, Mark specializes in multi-axis turning.  He is Professor Emeritus from the Fine Woodworking Program at Bucks County Community…
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Boys and Girls Club in Wausau, Wisconsin get a new American Beauty

We were quite happy to help the Boys and Girls Club in Wausau, Wisconsin procure a brand new American Beauty.  It's hiding under that green tarp behind Bob, Dale and Mike from Wisconsin Valley Woodturners.  This woodturning group, an American Association of Woodturners local chapter,  pitches in at the B&G club and gives turning lessons…
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