BESSEY Tool GmbH & Co. KG is a family-owned company hailing from Germany. The company was founded in 1889. Globally renowned as a world-class steel maker, BESSEY 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 than 100 countries worldwide. BESSEY® cutting technologies represent a tradition in the manufacture of tin snips going back more than 80 years.