In 1958, Makita Corporation, which was founded in 1915 as an electric motor sales and repair company, became the first company in Japan to manufacture and sell electric planers. For the 45 years since, Makita has worked to build a steady position as a manufacturer of portable power tools and, today, continues its quest forward to provide products and services that are beneficial to all types of customers engaged in housing construction. Makita’s history also parallels that of the evolution of power tools and, over the course of its history, Makita has worked to dovetail its products to its customers’ developing needs.
Makita designs and markets an extensive lineup of power tools. Makita’s principal products include circular saws, jig saws, planers, drills, hammers, grinders, and sanders. To meet an even wider range of customer needs, Makita also markets stationary woodworking machines and pneumatic tools as well as garden tools. The unsurpassed quality and reliability of these power tools and other products have earned Makita products the trust of customers in markets around the world.
For almost 80 years, DEWALT has earned a reputation for designing, engineering and building tough industrial machinery. In 1923, Raymond DEWALT invented the radial arm saw that for decades continued to set the standard for quality and durability.It was the start of our long-lasting reputation among professional craftsmen: tough, powerful, precise, rugged and reliable. These became the trademarks of the DEWALT name. The yellow/black color scheme is a trademark for DEWALT Power Tools and Accessories.
Today, these characteristics are incorporated through long experience and state-of-the-art engineering into every product of DEWALT’s broad range of high performance ‘portable’ electric power tools and accessories. The acceptance of these DEWALT products by professional tradesmen around the world has made DEWALT the number one selling brand of professional power tools in North America today, and the fastest growing professional power tool brand in the world for the last five years.
The main activities of Hitachi Koki Co., Ltd. are manufacturing and selling power tools.The Company also manufactures and sells life-science instruments.Hitachi makes some of the best Power Tools in the market including Metalworking power tools, Woodworking power tools, Cordless power tools, Construction Power tools, Pneumatic tools (Nailers, Screwdrivers and Compressors for nailers), Woodworking machines, Outdoor Power Equipment, Gardening tools, Household power tools, Dust collectors, Measure laser tools, Accessories (Diamond tools and Consumable parts)