- Scrublin Tool Company was established in 1984
as a small business operating out of Gary
Selva's garage. Like other startup businesses,
Gary started small, machining parts for local
motorcycle racers and friends. Over time
Scrublin grew from a shop boasting one manual
mill to a company that had a manual lathe, small
CNC mill and assorted sheet metal equipment.
the way the company begin to do part time work
with small R&D groups within larger
corporations. This established our
Scrublin's nitch, working in research and
development on prototypes or short run parts.
- Gary left Physical Electronics to allow him to
focus all of his efforts on the business. That
same year Scrublin Tool was incorporated with
the State of Minnesota. The company's primary
goal was to seek out the challenging machining
others might not be able to do.
- Gordy Wanger joined Gary in the business and
helped it grow