About Us

Robertson and Sinclair Ltd was founded in 1961 by Bruce Robertson and Bob Sinclair
Starting out as a small saw doctoring business, it quickly developed into one of the
pre-eminent suppliers of sharpening, tooling and machinery to the woodworking,
plastics and aluminum industries.  Our many years of industry experience means 
we can offer the best advice to everyone from Hi-Tech CNC customers to
serious home workshops.

Today the company has three branches (Penrose, North Harbour and Hamilton)
and a broad product range of tooling woodworking machines and sharpening services.

Below is a brief of our company, please explore the rest of our site to fully experience
everything we have to offer including our online catalogue and interactive DVDs

We also bring together the collective experience of our specialist trades people to provide
Tips on how to get the best from your machinery and tools.

SHARPENING AND MANUFACTURING

We continue to provide a variety of saw doctoring from sharpening grandads old
Disston handsaw, tungsten saw blades, router bits and planer knives through to the
latest in hi-tech precision tool sharpening and manufacturing for todayís
high production CNC style machines.  State of the art knife profiling to the highest standards of accuracy is one of our specialties.

TOOLING

Finest German quality woodworking tooling from LEUCO, one of the worlds leading 
tooling companies who continue to pioneer new technology for the industry
pushing performance boundaries for tungsten and diamond tools.

Robsin specialist profile tooling manufactured right here in our Penrose workshop
as well as a huge range HAKKANSON band saw blades.
Bessey woodwork clamps with their famous 10 year non-slip guarantee.
We continue our longstanding partnership with local manufacturers stocking a huge
range of LINBIDE router bits and Norton abrasive products

MACHINERY

We only stock the very best in quality products including our own brand of AMAC
woodwork machines developed through years of industry experience, classical
CASADEI machinery manufactured in Italy and the very best German technology
FESTOOL power tools of which we are New Zealandís largest stockist and supplier