About Us

About Us: Elevating Precision in Document Solutions

In 1994, Marvin Whiteman founded Whiteman Industries, driven by a passion for engineering excellence. This endeavor evolved into Performance Design, Inc. Transitioning from motor racing, our team developed the Versa Punch, a versatile tabletop paper punch machine. Thus, Rhin-O-Tuff was born, dedicated to efficiency and adaptability. Rhin-O-Tuff introduced modular tabletop punches and binding solutions, becoming synonymous with quality and durability. Today, we offer a wide range of meticulously engineered punching and binding systems, resonating with businesses seeking precision and durability. Crafted in Boise, ID, our equipment reflects American craftsmanship, ensuring superior quality. With a legacy of durability and reliability, Rhin-O-Tuff equipment is engineered for daily use, maintaining top-tier performance. From copy centers to corporate offices, our solutions integrate seamlessly, fostering growth opportunities. Our global presence is supported by a network of authorized dealers and distributors, extending our commitment to quality worldwide.

Inception and the Birth of Versa Punch

Fuelled by an unwavering drive to engineer superior, adaptable solutions, Marvin and his dedicated team of automotive and motorcycle enthusiasts seamlessly transitioned from the world of motor racing to revolutionize the realm of document equipment. Their mastery culminated in the creation of the Versa Punch, a pioneering tabletop paper punch machine featuring interchangeable dies. This marked the dawn of Rhin-O-Tuff, a venture dedicated to delivering unparalleled efficiency and adaptability.

The Genesis of Rhin-O-Tuff: Pioneering Modularity

As the tides of market demands shifted, a groundbreaking concept took root – modular table-top punches and binding solutions. This visionary concept laid the foundation for the emergence of Rhin-O-Tuff, a marque that embodies not only innovation, but also an unswerving commitment to surmounting the diverse challenges of document punching and binding. Rhin-O-Tuff products swiftly became synonymous with versatility, uncompromising quality, and unwavering durability.

A Beacon of Excellence: Our Expansive Array

Today, Rhin-O-Tuff stands as a bastion of excellence, offering an extensive array of meticulously engineered paper punching and document binding systems. The allure of our equipment resonates deeply with numerous commercial and corporate entities, bearing witness to the precision and resilience woven into the fabric of our brand.

Precision Forged: Crafted in Boise, ID

Nestled in the heart of Boise, ID, Rhin-O-Tuff’s design and manufacturing nucleus stands as a testament to our devotion to American craftsmanship. Each piece of punching and binding equipment is meticulously fashioned in our Boise factory, utilizing the finest, precision-crafted components available. This rigorous process ensures that every Rhin-O-Tuff product exudes a superior quality that is inherently US-made.

Unrivaled Endurance: The Rhin-O-Tuff Legacy

With an unwavering pledge to excellence, Rhin-O-Tuff has earned its stripes as a paragon of durability, reliability, and longevity within the market. Our equipment serves as a testament to unwavering resilience, meticulously engineered to weather the rigors of daily use while delivering unswerving top-tier performance.

Empowering Your Vision: Opening Vistas of Opportunity

Whether the objective is heightening productivity within a bustling copy center, redefining document handling in the realm of digital printing, or equipping corporate offices with in-house binding capabilities, Rhin-O-Tuff stands as the preferred ally. Our binding, document finishing, and document handling solutions elegantly fuse with your operational framework, paving the way for boundless vistas of growth.

Global Footprint: Nurtured by Collaborative Partnerships

As the arc of our legacy continues to unfold, Rhin-O-Tuff’s products traverse the global stage, touching every corner of the world. This expansive reach is underpinned by a meticulously nurtured network of authorized dealers and distributor partners. Together, we ensure that the Rhin-O-Tuff commitment to unmatched quality and enduring durability transcends geographical borders.

Embark on the Rhin-O-Tuff Odyssey

We extend an invitation to join us on a journey where precision is more than a principle; it’s a way of life. Immerse yourself in the tapestry of innovation, navigate the currents of efficiency, and chart a course toward boundless potential. Come, let us together shape a future where every document, every punch, and every bind becomes a symphony of precision and mastery.