Like any other good business we didn't build Brant & Cochran alone.  We have been blessed with great partners, vendors, and friends who have not only provided us with their products and services but their advice, counsel, and encouragement.  We thank these folks and urge you to support them too.

Our Teachers

These organizations and people have given of their time and talents to help Brant & Cochran build its business and learn the skills necessary to make its products and serve you better.


The New England School of Metalwork, Auburn, Maine

The College of Wooster, Wooster, Ohio

The Open Bench Project, Portland, Maine

Levisay Consulting, Atlanta, Georgia

Nick Rossi Knives, Portland, Maine

Our Suppliers

Your products are only as good as what goes into them.  We would not be able to offer our products to you without these good people.

Maine Line Leather, Lewiston, Maine

The Perfect Edge, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts

Stephen Bader Co., Valley Falls, New York

Spectrum Supply, Inc., Portland, Maine

Our Marketing Partners

We would not be able to spread the word of Brant & Cochran without the help of these talented folks who make us look good.

Chris Battaglia Photography, Belfast, Maine

Insivia, Cleveland, Ohio

ZMYK Brand Resource, Cleveland, Ohio

Our Professional Team

These are the folks that keep us on the "straight and narrow"!

Thornhill Financial, CPA's, Strongsville, Ohio

Lape, Mansfield, Nakasian & Gibson, LLC, Powell, Ohio

Noyes Hall Allen Insurance, South Portland, Maine

Our Memberships

Our membership in these organizations helps Brant & Cochran execute on its "make*educate*curate" mission

The Maine Historical Society, Portland, Maine

The Patten Lumbermen's Museum, Patten, Maine

The Maine Forest & Logging Museum, Bradley, Maine

Maine Forestry Museum, Rangeley, Maine

The Early American Industries Association, Hebron, Maryland

The Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce, Portland, Maine

Maine Charitable Mechanic's Association, Portland, Maine

Northern Forest Canoe Trail, Waitsfield, Vermont

Our Retail Partners

You can find our products at the following retail outlets and museum stores:

Portland Trading Company, Portland, Maine

Shelter Tools, Woolwich, Maine

Patten Lumbermen's Museum, Patten, Maine

Maine Forest & Logging Museum, Bradley, Maine

Charitable Support

We support the following groups and their mission:

The Cumberland Woodbank, Cumberland, Maine