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What is a Toolmaker?

A manufacturing toolmaker is extremely important in the industry as they modify and repair tools used in the manufacturing process. Whilst many think that toolmakers create traditional home tools such as spanners and hammers, toolmakers are actually responsible for making precision tools and holding devices. Most toolmakers work with a variety of materials including metals, alloys, plastics and ceramics.

A customer will get in touch with a toolmaker and they will worth together to create whatever the client needs. For example, a shelving company may need metal brackets to complete their product and this is where a toolmaker would step in. Toolmakers can create anything out of any material that you desire, and they are highly skilled experts.

A toolmaker’s job is never finished upon product completion. They will then monitor what they have produced to see if it needs any modification or repairs.

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Check our list of toolmakers below.


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Phone: 01684 294090
Email: contact@quickgrind.com

Quickgrind has been at the forefront of tool design and manufacture for almost fifty years, engineering is in our blood. We have an international reputation for solid carbide and high speed steel-cutting tools for the extrusion die, fabrication, die and mould, aerospace, automotive, medical and general engineering industries. Our objective is to help increase your […]


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Phone: 0121 553 4892
Email: nigel@lawday.co.uk

Lawday design and manufacture tooling for many applications including Mould Tools, Jigs & Fixtures, Clip Tools, Press Tools, Prototype Tooling and Ancillary Machinery.             In this time we have evolved into one of Britain’s leading exponents in the manufacture of tooling for our broad network of metal foundries responsible for […]


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Phone: 01634 66 66 27
Email: focus@rwintertooling.com

Overview A R Winter Tooling is a modern design & engineering business based in Rochester, Kent. We design and manufacture both large and small tooling systems, checking & Assembly fixtures for the Automotive, Aerospace and Renewable Energy industries of which are a major aspect of our business. Capabilities and Skill Set We specialise in machining a […]


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Phone: 01271 345496
Email: sales@ndprecisionproducts.co.uk

Based in Barnstaple, North Devon, ND Precision Products is a hands-on, family owned business which now has the third generation of the Squire family working under its roof. Managing Director, Nick Squire, recalls: “When my father David established the company in 1973, there were just 2 employees equipped with a milling machine and a Lathe, […]


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Phone: 01422 371072
Email: info@faulknermoulds.net

GTMA Featured Company Toolmaker of the Year – 2019, 2018 & 2016 Faulkner Moulds has over 35 years’ experience of high quality toolmaking and product and tool design. Awarded ‘Toolmaker of the Year’ at the 2019, 2018 and 2016 Plastics Industry Awards, we won in 2019 for our what our customer called “exceptional customer service” […]


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Phone: +44 (0) 247 636 2886
Email: enquiries@premier-group.co

Experts in bespoke, low volume manufacturing of assemblies, prototypes and panels, Premier Group offers a full ‘turn key’ manufacturing capability – from design, development and prototyping to manufacturing, logistics and aftermarket support. Its clients benefit from the very latest in CAD design, CAE virtual development and CAM manufacturing – significantly reducing lead-times and ensuring on-time […]


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Phone: 01670 541 890
Email: sales@omega-plastics.co.uk

  Omega Plastics Group provides a range of low to high volume rapid tooling and specialist multi-use injection moulding services. Our approach to tooling and plastic injection moulding has allowed us to deliver full turn-key solutions with bespoke validation to customers across a range of markets and sectors including: Automotive, Healthcare, Consumer Products, Industrial and […]


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Phone: 0191 329 3153
Email: barry@surtecne.co.uk
Established in 2002, Surtec North East Limited is a Press Toolmaking, Precision Engineering Company. To complement this we offer a CNC machining service. We also offer a complete service from in house design facility, to manufacture and beyond. Surtec North East Ltd are able to provide a bespoke service to all its customers, due to [...]

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Phone: 01543 416167
Email: menearengineering@xln.co.uk

Menear Engineering is a small family run business established over 35 years ago. We produce quality mould tools, press tools, diecast tools and jigs & fixtures for a variety of customers. We are specialist in CNC Milling Precision Machinery & also manufacture precision machined parts for all types of industries using a whole range of […]


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Phone: +353 74 9560810
Email: mail@irishpressings.com

Irish Pressings Ltd was formed in 2005 by brothers Declan and Brendan Ward. Irish Pressings is a market leader in the design and manufacture of tooling, pressed/stamped metal components, welded assemblies, projection welding, machining and prototyping. We are committed to meeting and exceeding customer expectations in the supply of high-quality reliable products, at competitive prices, […]