Grob was originally founded by the Grob brothers in 1929. The Grob brothers made their mark in the industrial saw and filing machine industry. The Grob vertical band saw business originally started in a 20' x 20' garage. The Grob band saws were built and engineered as the most dependable and affordable vertical band saws ever made. Grob vertical band saws have been known for excellence for over 70 years. The Grob band saws have survived many decades of changing economic cycles by always manufacturing quality vertical band saws. Grob bandsaws are american made and built in Grafton, WI.