Go to Nupla Tools, the leader in USA manufacture of specialty industrial-grade hand tools. The pioneer and innovator of TCP pultruded Nuplaglas®, Nupla produces the strongest and safest fiberglass-handled striking, digging, cutting, and fire tools available. In its 55,000 square foot facility in Sun Valley, California, the company produces over 1600 hand tool products, including soft-face hammers, steel hammers, shovels, rakes, hoes, axes, non-conductive tools, and replacement handles.
As the industry leader in TCP fiberglass technology (see Technical Support page), Nupla's history is one of invention. Recognizing in the 1930's the opportunities presented by the development of plastics and related technologies, Nupla has been an innovator for over 70 years in the development of these technologies and has earned the reputation as the industry standard for fiberglass striking, cutting, digging, and fire tools. We've earned our stripes as the manufacturer of the world's strongest hand tools and we put that Stripe on every tool we produce.