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Established in 1922, Foredom Electric Co. of Bethel, CT, has maintained continuous manufacturing operations in Connecticut since 1955. Foredom is the leading manufacturer of flexible shaft rotary power tools in the world. From its flagship line of flexible shaft machines, to specialized motors, handpieces, attachments, and accessories, Foredom tools set the standard for quality, power and performance. Foredom flex shafts hang from the benches of professional jewelers around the world.
While their use in jewelry manufacturing is well known, Foredom flex shafts and other products including compact bench lathes, micromotors, and drill presses are commonly used by machine shop operators, custom fabricators, dental lab technicians, conservators, woodcarvers, artisans and hobbyists. It may surprise you to learn that Foredom tools are also used by leading scientific, engineering, aviation, and other high-tech businesses and institutions.
Foredom tools are manufactured to industrial standards and you can expect many years of satisfied use, some customers even report that they last for decades! Quality, versatility, reliability, and affordability – key features that make Foredom the ideal choice for grinding, deburring, carving, sanding, cleaning, buffing and polishing on virtually every type of material.