About Our Founder: Ron Diefenbacher has over 35 years of experience as a professional woodworker and creator of fine custom hardwood furniture. He has a Master of Arts in Woodworking and Furniture Design and taught Wood Furniture Design at Washington University in St. Louis. As a teacher and woodworker Ron has used and evaluated many hand tools over the years. Our commitment is to provide woodworkers like you with the finest hand tools you can own at a fair price.

Most of the brands we sell have been used and evaluated by Ron before being included in our catalog, so that you can be confident of the quality and usefulness of your investment.

Furniture: If you would like to see some of Ron’s work, please follow this link to Ron’s Furniture Design and Fine Woodworking.