On 1st of May 1787 the hammer-smith Wilhelm
Hagenböcker founded a hammer works with 3 water wheels in
Remscheid. In that works blanks were forged for the smitheries
in Remscheid and surroundings. In a second hammer works, that
was completed in the year 1798, they already forged pans and
After the founder´s death his son took over the
factory and was afterwards followed by the respective sons during 4
In the year 1910 Karl Theodor Hagenböcker took over the company and
started then with the production of the first finished products like
trowels and painter`s scrapers.
Since his death in the year 1966 his daughter
Brigitte and her husband are leading the today´s company in the 7th
In the meantime the production was expanded, so that today we are able
to offer an extensive programm of high-grade tools for the mason´s and
painter´s craft in our home country and for exportation.
Also special type-executions are possible on your inquiry.