Pointed Hand Tools / Picks / Punches

Awls, Picks, Punches for All Applications;

Auto, Machinists, Hardware Picks and Awls to Compliment Your Sales Line

The W.H. Bagshaw Company has been manufacturing ice picks and awl blades for America’s premier tool manufacturers for over 100 years. Using the best high carbon steel and heat-treating to the highest standards, Bagshaw’s picks and awls now come in all shapes and sizes.  We have the ability to create new and unique styles to your liking in addition to stocking programs for immediate JIT delivery.  Please contact us for details.

awls-with-capsWith the ability to assemble, form, knurl, and chamfer, Bagshaw is the first when it comes to pointed hand tools. The utilization of different head styles allows you, the customer, to select exactly what you need.   Awl blades, scratch awls, machinist scribes and many other pointed hand tools are a few of our specialties. Since the mid 1900’s we have been manufacturing hand tools for many of America’s top manufacturers. Companies like General Tools, Snap-On Tools, Craftsman, Matco, and Mac Tools have relied on Bagshaw

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Mojo! Positive Energy! Families! That's who we are! American manufacturing. Established in 1870. Oldest Pin Makers in USA. That's W.H. Bagshaw Company!

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The safety and well being of our employees comes first at W.H. Bagshaw Company. We are committed to maintaining a healthy, safe, and stigma-free work environment through our participation in the NH “Recovery Friendly Workplace” (RFW) Initiative!


You are probably wondering if W.H. Bagshaw can make your part. The part or print that is on your desk right now! The answer is probably yes, but here is a bit more detail. We can produce from .028" to 1.25'' in diameter. Take a look at our parts library for some great examples of parts we can manufacture for you.

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