Kaindl Schleiftechnik

True craftsmanship for industrial, professional and domestic use

40 years after being founded, we are now able to offer more than ten different grinding machines and a wide variety of innovative tools.

Your trusting partner

Find out more about our company and our strengths.

We provide grinding machines for industrial and professional use and tools for domestic use. Our new online shop now offers the entire range of Kaindl grinding tools and accessories for a multitude of applications and materials.

KAINDL Schleiftechnik

At KAINDL it all started with the production of simple emery files in the private garage of Reinhold Reiling, who later founded the company.


The production plants in Königsbach-Stein were last extended by 700m2 in 2008, while our main focus was set on sustainability and energy efficiency.

True craftsmanship

We can assure you, that our grinding machines for industrial and professional use, as well as our tools for for dometic use, embody true craftsmanship to the fullest extent.

About Kaindl

A family-led company in the heart of Königsbach

Learn about the development of Kaindl since 1968.

Production of
  • Production of ordinary emery files in Reinhold Reiling’s private garage
Invention of the "Unigrinder"

Development and production of the Unigrinder

Establishment of Reiling GdbR

The brothers set up Reiling GdbR

The first machine

Development and production of the BSG 20 drill bit grinding machine

Registering a limited company

Establishment of a limited company head-quartered in Ersingen, led by Reinhold and Karl Reiling

Our factory building
  • Purchase of the Königsbach factory site
  • Relocation to Königsbach
Development and production

of the BSG 60 drill bit grinding machine for drill bits up to Ø 60 mm

  • Registration of "Kaindl" as a trade mark ®
  • Expansion of the production facilities
Expansion and construction

Extension of the production centre and the construction of new offices


Kaindl is awarded the "Federal Prize for Excellence in the Skilled Crafts and Trades"

  • Henrik and Reinhard Reiling are appointed as further directors
  • Development and production of the:
    • First manual RMS circular knife grinding machine (the original)
    • The SZVR counter-sinking and milling grinding machine – for sharpening counter-sinking and milling blades
    • The SSM-NCT saw blade grinding machine
  • Development and production of the RMS-NC circular knife grinding machine
  • Launch of our homepage and online DIY shop
  • Planning and construction of a warehouse and expansion of the production area
  • Further development of the RMS-M
Expansion of the production facilities

Extension of the production facilities by 700 m²

  • Entry into the freely-programmable CNC-controlled grinding machine sector
  • Development and production of the:
    • RMS-CNC circular knife grinding machine
    • FSM-CNC cutter grinding machine
  • Karl and Reinhold Reiling retire and hand over the baton to the next generation
  • First-ever open day
  • Factory sales with a dedicated sales room
  • Further development of the FSM-CNC to the universal grinding machine

Web relaunch and opening of a commercial Magento online shop

Sustainable orientation

Installation and expansion of our Photovoltaic systems by the addition of a further 79 units - making us CO2-neutral

Relaunch of our online shop

Web relaunch and upgrade of our online shop to Magento 2.0.

Our daily craftsmanship

Our product range is divided into grinding machines for industrial and professional use as well as tools for domestic use and real craftsmanship.

Thanks to forty years of experience, we are able to offer you the best products possible.


Our products are not produced on the conveyer belt. Each and every single one of our machines is designed according to our customers desires. It is then manufactured on the spot.The fully automated integration of a machine into your existing system or production process is also possible.


It all began with simple wooden files and individual sandpapers providing for the jewelry industry. Nowadays, we produce for the professional craftsman as well as handymen.

© 2018 Kaindl Schleiftechnik Reiling GmbH