Conceived by experts, made for pros by pros with a passion. Picard is the de facto choice of hammers, sledgehammers, and metal hand-tools for hard-core professionals in Germany and around the world. With over 160 years of experience and tradition, Picard tools are built to last just as long ‚ centuries or more. Germany’s leading manufacturer of professional-use hand tools, Picard’s expert metalworkers have been operating from Picard plant in Wuppertal, Germany since 1857. It is Picard’s aspiration to produce high-quality, robust, versatile hammers for any occasion or occupation: whether carpenters, roofers, joiners, masons, or train coach builders. Not for nothing is the motto both of Picard and their end-users in the field. Once Picard, always Picard!