Our goal is to bring you the finest in woodturning lathes and accessories. All Robust lathes and accessories are made in our own machine and fabrication shop in Barneveld, Wisconsin. What we do not make ourselves is made to our specification by nearby manufacturers. We certify all Robust products have a domestic content of over 85%. Robust Tools LLC was founded January 1, 2004 by Brent and Deb English.