Crescent Nicholson - 150th Anniversary
Crescent Nicholson - 150th Anniversary, Files, Rasps, Saws
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Twelve perfect files in every dozen
Nicholson, a 150 year tradition of quality.
In 1864, William Thomas Nicholson revolutionized
the file manufacturing process with his improved
file cutting machine.
Superior files could now be produced in mass
rather than cut by hand.
Making them affordable and more consistent
Soon after receiving patents for his file
making process, the first Nicholson production
factory opened in Providence, Rhode Island.
Withing three decades, Nicholson had grown
to become the most recognized name in files,
producing over 36,000 per day.
A testament showcased at the 1893 World's
Fair in Chicago, when over 3000 unique styles
of Nicholson files and rasps were displayed.
Today, Nicholson continues to be the leader
in files and rasps.
In addition, Nicholson is one of the top manufacturers
of saws for cutting wood, metal, and other
Plants in Brazil,Columbia, and Mexico machine
more than 50 million products annually, utilizing
over 5600 tons of steel.
Truly worldwide, Nicholson products are available
in over 80 countries and play a vital role
in agriculture, forestry, and manufacturing.
And Nicholson continues to grow with introduction
into new markets and industry.
How has Nicholson remained at the forefront
for 150 years?
The answer is simple, the same dedication,
quality, and attention to detail instilled
by William Thomas Nicholson remains at the
center of the Nicholson brand.
Nicholson files are made of superior quality
steel,and are cut with the famous Nicholson
The result - teeth that are more consistent
and last longer than any other file or rasp.
Each and every Nicholson file is hand inspected
No product leaves the plant without the Nicholson
Nicholson's tradition of quality is evident
in the brand's famous slogan, and that's as
true today as it was 150 years ago.