The Sharpening Company
Team for Success.................
The Sharpening Company was founded in 1998 by Robert Magnuson, Ken Dewulf, & Laura Briggs. Together they have developed a strong team to design, develop, and market new technologies. Their goal is to offer the medical community solutions needed to maintain delicate edges for hand-held instruments and tools. They offer the technical support to answer any sharpening/maintenance question.
Robert Magnuson, President, has over 30 years experience in the industry. He was President of RxHoning Corp. for over 14 years. RxHoning, a family operated business, produced sharpening equipment and services for the medical industry. Mr. Magnuson has personally designed and implemented much of the equipment used by RxHoning and TSharp today.
Ken Dewulf, Vice President of Engineering, has over 25 years experience in the industry. He managed the RxHoning sharpening service for over 10 years and is widely recognized as an expert sharpener. Mr. Dewulf has developed special honing processes which have resulted in major manufacturers such as Biomet Inc. and American Orthodontics utilizing his services. His specialties include Orthodontic, Surgical, and Handpiece repair.
Laura Briggs,Vice President of Marketing, has over 15 years of marketing and management experience. She has worked with major department stores and was responsible for significant increases in sales for her products. She has built TSharp customer base to over 2000 customers nation wide.
Products & Services Available..........
Instrument Sharpening & Repair:
Dental & Surgical Handpiece Repair:
Precision Sharpening Systems & Accessories:
The Sharpening Company has developed a quality controlled laboratory for their sharpening and repair services as well as a testing laboratory for new product development. It is complete with a wide variety of sharpening systems and procedures which are specifically designed for each unique type of instrument. Our objective is to produce ultra-sharp edges without altering the original design of the instrument.
Strict quality standards are maintained by our qualified technicians.
The work process includes:
Save Time & Money...............................
Save Valuable Time: We understand the importance of a fast turnaround on crucial instruments for medical and dental procedures. Our service laboratory has a 2-4 day in-house turnaround for most services. Next day service available upon request at no additional charge. And by providing high-quality sharpening and repair services, accuracy is increased during medical procedures, thus increasing quality & speed of patient care.
Save Valuable Money: Many service companies use our services to supplement their own. We offer low everyday prices below market value, so you can make money and still offer valuable services to your customer without expensive overhead costs. We are also helping the medical community save money. By producing ultra-sharp edges while removing only minimal metal, instruments last longer, thus saving on replacement costs.