(Norfolk Saw Services) was established in 1960 as a saw sharpening service to the local timber industries. Saw sharpening is still an important and thriving part of our business today, albeit now operating from a different site.
We have been selling woodworking machinery and power tools in Norwich since the early 1970's to DIY, trade and Industry. Our showroom is a magnet for woodworking enthusiasts from all over East Anglia. Our products are very competitively priced with many on going special offers.
As well as woodworking machinery and power tools we also carry large stocks of consumables and accessories to compliment our product range. This includes saw blades, spindle tooling, router cutters, bandsaw blades, planer knives and lots more. Please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your requirements.
Call us on 01603 898695. Or visit our store where you are guaranteed a warm welcome.
Unit 7, Whiffler Road Ind Est
We are open from 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday and 8am to 12pm on Saturday mornings. (Closed on Bank Holidays)
Meet the team
Paul Hindle (Partner) - Paul has been involved in the business for over 30 years. Initially working along his father Michael Hindle sharpening saw blades, Paul developed the company’s sales. The introduction of woodwork machinery and power tools has developed and grown over the years and now accounts for over 75% of the company’s annual turnover.
Paul now manages the trade accounts along with buying and selling from our hub in Norwich.
Mark Hindle (Partner) - Joining the family business only a few years later, Mark also worked in the thriving saw sharpening company and still to this day is responsible for the smooth running of our busy workshops.
When joining the company back in the late 80's Mark brought with him a wealth of knowledge. His previous apprenticeship and job in wood machining only added to the company’s ability to offer that bit extra when it came to after sales service.
Now Mark manages a whole host of roles including industrial sales of woodwork machinery ,tooling consulting and managing some of the company’s key accounts.
Tom Hindle - Son of Paul, Tom has been with the company full time since 2006. Tom is responsible for the businesses woodwork machinery and power tool sales and having attended many training courses specialises in some of the premium brands such as Festool and Mafell.
Tom also looks after the company marketing including the website, social media, email campaigns, advertising and other promotional activities including demonstration events and trade shows.
- Jon has been with NSS since the early 2000's. His day to day job is collecting and delivery saw blades and goods across East Anglia to the companies account customers. Jon also handles the local machinery deliveries.
- Ian is responsible for the sharpening of almost all of the TCT saw blades that we sharpen. He operates a number of CNC grinding machines to keep up with the ever increasing number of blades.
- Paul's youngest Son, Kane operates numerous machines covering a multitude of tasks including: Large TCT saw blades, Planer blades, Chipper Knives, HSS Saw blades and Re-tipping. Kane has been with NSS since leaving school starting initially as part time and moving into full time.
- Steve joined NSS in 2016 and works in sales. Steve has settled into life at NSS well and has deveoloped a great understanding for the products and services that we offer. He has experiance in similar industries and has helped bring new ideas and contacts to our business.