Belknap is the Leader in Torque Applications and Specialty Tooling


Since 1970, Van F. Belknap Co. has provided customers with top of the line torque wrenches, adapters and custom designed tooling.

Belknap designs and manufactures tools that withstand the use and abuse of industrial assembly, maintenance and repair usage. Second to none, Belknap tools are demanded and relied on by major manufacturers including Ford Motor Company, GM, Chrysler, Caterpillar, Harley-Davidson, Cummins Engine, Detroit Diesel and John Deere among others.

Over the years, Belknap has engineered, prototyped and built hundreds of Specialty Torque Tools for automotive, heavy equipment, agricultural, petrochemical, aerospace, medical and electronics industries. This has made Belknap a valued supplier to large and small companies alike.

Belknap offers a wide variety of services to support full torque applications:

In-house machining to ensure quality at every level, and to meet today’s quick turnaround demands.

In-house engineering to customize many products to fit specific applications, and design specialty tooling for unique requirements. Belknap engineers are constantly working with the latest technology available to develop new ideas and more advanced tooling.

In-house Calibration Lab to perform life cycle tests.

In-house Repair Department can repair, service and calibrate most any make of torque tool. Certifications of Accuracy, traceable to the National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST), are furnished with each repair.

While the quality of Belknap designs and products is well known, professional service after the sale has long been a company trademark, including knowledgeable and courteous customer service, as well as expedited production lead times.

Customers worldwide recognize the quality of Belknap products, and while they may never need the tooling life these products are capable of, it is still there, just in case they do! This customer reputation and trust has been developed over many years, and Belknap intends to maintain this trust for years to come.

About Van F. Belknap Company
Van F. Belknap Co., Inc. was originally founded in 1936 in Detroit, Michigan USA as a small tool and die shop. In 1970, the company became a major player in the automotive, heavy equipment, agricultural equipment, petrochemical and aerospace industries by committing itself to supplying quality hand torque tooling, adapters and special application tooling. Belknap continues to do so with unequalled resources and commitment.