As in its first day of 1966, Scies Miniatures in Vallorbe, Switzerland, is owned by Grobet File Company of America. Scies proudly employs a full quality staff of motivated collaborators with an approximate combined experience level of 1,250 years in jewellery sawblade making. This unique knowledge in its core business guarantees the exceptional quality of Scies jewellers’ saw blades - often copied but never equaled! Constant progression with the production of wood working saw blades has added a new dimension to a company with superior quality demands.
1966 : Scies Miniatures established by Grobet File Company of America’s Swiss owner, J.-M. Robert 1966-1985 : Continuous growth and popularity of Scies saw blades created need for larger facility 1985 : Scies factory leaves the suburb of Lausanne, Switzerland, and moves to its new building in Vallorbe, Switzerland 1985 – 1995 : Growth continues, new and innovative manufacturing processes are introduced, and Scies facility is expanded to accommodate state-of-the-art equipment and additional craftsmen 1996 : First scroll saw blade prototypes manufactured 2001-2005 : Wood saw blade machinery is developed, assembled, and new Pegas brand is launched 2014 : Development of precision band saw blades 2015 : Launch of Super Pike Specialty Jeweler’s saw blade 2016 : Launch of the exclusive and high-end scroll band saw
Some pictures of our plant in Vallorbe, during its set up in 1985