Hutchins Manufacturing Company, located in Pasadena, CA. is a 65 year-old privately owned company founded by Al Hutchins. Al Hutchins started his career as a body man with an engineering background. Al started designing pneumatic tools to increase productivity and performance. Although Al is no longer with us, his two sons Alme and Don continue to follow the path created by their father. It is commonplace to hear a Hutchins family member's voice when calling our facility. As in the past, all sanders are proudly produced in the United States. Hutchins Manufacturing produces the highest quality hand held surface preparation sanding equipment on the market. Hutchins specializes in conventional, vacuum assisted and water sanders for all automotive and industrial applications. Hutchins also manufactures hand sanding boards and replacement pads for most brands. From aggressive material removal to delicate automated wet sanding, Hutchins has the sander. Recently, Hutchins has created new sanders for the marine and woodworking markets. As with the automotive tools, these new additions are designed to increase productivity, performance and user comfort. These new markets require specialized tools with a focus on reliability and performance. Whether you are wet sanding the clear coat on an automobile, leveling a piece of mahogany for a piano, or fairing the keel of a 50 foot sail boat, Hutchins sanders do the job right. First time, every time!