Dynabrade acquires National Detroit Inc.

Abrasive power tool manufacturer Dyanabrade has bought competitor National Detroit; National Detroit operations will be relocated to Dynabrades New York headquarters.

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Dynabrade, Inc. (Clarence, NY, US), an industrial abrasive power tool manufacturer, has completed the acquisition of the assets of National Detroit Inc., located in Rockford, IL, US, a manufacturer of pneumatic abrasive power tools. Terms were not disclosed. Production operations will be relocated to Dynabrade’s New York headquarters.

National Detroit’s product line includes random orbital and gear-driven sanders, buffers, polishers, grinders and related accessories serving customers in automotive, industrial, marine, solid surface and woodworking markets for 76 years.

Dynabrade president Ned Librock says, “This acquisition is a natural fit for Dynabrade. National Detroit is a first-class company that shares our tradition and dedication to delivering exceptional quality and service to our mutual customers. This acquisition reflects Dynabrade’s continued growth and momentum in the abrasive power tool industry as well our confidence in our overall brand strength in global markets.”

“Dynabrade’s acquisition of National Detroit is significant because of its strategic importance for product line and distributor network expansion. Dynabrade’s strength in the marketplace combined with its existing customer base and industry contacts provide a strong foundation for significant revenue growth in the years ahead. We become an even stronger company.