Lamson & Goodnow got started making trade tools in 1837. For the past 187 years we have been supplying tradesmen and professionals with the finest high-quality trade tools available anywhere in the world. Our products are not the least expensive but they are made by hand to last! If you have never tried a Lamson trade tool, then you have no idea what you are missing. Stop buying cheap tools! Buy once, buy Lamson!