BESSEY Tool is a German family-owned company, founded in 1889. Internationally recognized as a world-class steel maker, the company first introduced their line of malleable cast iron bar clamps in 1936 and heat-treated, all steel L clamps in 1952.

BESSEY has grown to be one of the largest hand tool clamp manufacturers in the world, distributing some 1300 different wood working and metal working clamp tools in more that 100 countries worldwide. BESSEY cutting technologies represent a tradition in the manufacture of tin snips going back more than 80 years.

BESSEY branded wood working L clamps are predominantly made in Germany, using steel drawn in our own ISO certified facilities. No other manufacturer in the world can offer the quality and experience that BESSEY puts into these products.

BESSEY. Simply better.



Bessey tools may be shipped via UPS or USPS.
Bessey tools will ship from our warehouse in Columbus, Ohio.
Orders received before noon typically leave our warehouse the same day.
We only collect sales tax on orders shipped within the state of Ohio. If you reside in the state of Ohio, and have blanket exemption certificate, we'll gladly honor that.