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Holds your parts at a precise right angle while you nail, screw or glue the joint. Capable of clamping in the middle of the board, or at the corner.

Bessey Angle Clamp

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Bessey Angle Clamp

Use the Bessey right angle clamp for clamping square corners at a precise 90 degrees. The right angle clamp is ideal for holding parts to be screwed or glued together. The clamp's maximum opening is 7/8" on one side and 2-1/2" on the other side for members of different thicknesses and 1-3/4" for members of equal thicknesses. Maximum thickness at the joint is 1-1/8".

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More Information
Brand Bessey
Manufacturer Part Number WS-3+2K
Weight 2.7000
Tech Spec
  • Galvanized Acme thread guide spindle
  • Non-marring jaw surfaces
  • Jaw body made of plastic coated die-cast metal
  • Maximum opening (unequal thickness material): 7/8" one side, 2-1/2" other side
  • Maximum opening for T joints: 1-3/16" (30mm) with 2-3/16"(55mm) maximum overall .
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4.4 / 5.0
83 Reviews
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very reliable angle clamps
I would recommend these for cabinets to small boxes.
August 20, 2018
2 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Works great!
Does exactly what it is advertised to do.
August 15, 2018
2 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Better than expected
Held my project together securely for the glue to dry
August 15, 2018
2 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Handy tool
I like this clamp mainly because it provides access for the air gun to attach a brad/pin and that makes for quick assembly!
Works as expected and the Rockler sale price made it even more attractive.
August 12, 2018
2 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
No comment!
August 7, 2018
3 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Meets my expectations
Nice stable clamps
August 6, 2018
3 months ago
Helpful tool
You can always use another hand and that's what this does for me. I've wanted this for a while and the sale made it even nicer.
July 31, 2018
3 months ago
Great glue up clamp
Clamps work great for glue ups
July 31, 2018
3 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Used these clamps for over 20 years
Bessey clamps are far super to any clamps on the market period... I've built multi milion dollar homes for the past 30 years, Bessey clamps of all varieties are supper to all else on the market...
April 18, 2018
6 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
Worth it!
Well made and easy to use make them a great value tool.
January 8, 2018
9 months ago
Woodworking Experience:
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Why did you choose this?
Rockler Store
I need a very accurate way to clamp up box sides.
Steven R on Oct 12, 2018
Bessey Angle Clamp appears to be the "extra hand" need.
Carroll P on Jul 29, 2018
I need a very accurate way to clamp up box sides.
Steven R on Oct 12, 2018
solid .t, should last forever
JOHN B on Aug 11, 2018
Bessey Angle Clamp appears to be the "extra hand" need.
Carroll P on Jul 29, 2018
Good product and good price.
Richard B on Jul 29, 2018
Great clamp and with a sale price a great deal to stock up.
Stephen S on Jul 26, 2018
It is on sale for $12 off. The reviews sound solid.
Richard U L on Jul 26, 2018
Do not have one yet, reviews are good and it's on sale
Axel W on Jul 24, 2018
never had a angle clamp
Rex P on Jul 22, 2018
Love them!
Patricia M on Jul 22, 2018
this tool looks more accurate than what I've been using
Benny G on Jul 22, 2018
Making small frames.
Pat T on Jul 20, 2018
because I have used before and they work
david f on Jul 20, 2018
Have four and need four more
James E O on Jul 19, 2018
I have two of these already, corner clamps are much easier to keep everything square and apply pressure to the right location.
Carl F on Jul 17, 2018
I've wanted one. When I saw it was on sale I ordered it.
Larry H on Jul 17, 2018
I've been wanting these and they were on sale, plus free shipping.
Benny H on Jul 16, 2018
Love the versatility. I can use them for a number of projects and the price was right.
Adonne L on Jul 16, 2018
I don't really need it but I like the way it is built, just in case I do?
Davey on Jul 15, 2018
I think this product will be a very useful item to have in my shop for clamping a variety of items.
Michael M on Jul 11, 2018
I like Bessey clamps and these were on sale. Should make corner glue ups a little easier.
Jordan F on Jul 11, 2018
It looks like a very versatile clamp and Bessey makes some very good quality clamps.
Michael S on Jul 11, 2018
It seems simple to use, and everyone needs more clamps.
George F J on Jul 11, 2018
I have always had issues with gluing mitered corners and this looks like the perfect solution.
Larry S on Jul 10, 2018
I love the ones I inherited from my grandfather and wanted another set.
Jeff M on Jul 10, 2018
I've needed this for sometime and just put it off till now.
hugh j on Jul 9, 2018
Wanted to try it
John F on Jul 6, 2018
Will be perfect tool addition for most of my projects.
GARY F on Jul 6, 2018
Just finished a project that could have used the help of these clamps. I'll be ready for the next project.
Tod H on Jun 18, 2018
Starting to make drawers
Steve D on Dec 24, 2017
Looks like a quality corner clamping system
Jerry B on Dec 24, 2017
Good sale price on item I needed
Rodger C on Dec 24, 2017
Some time a 3rd hand is needed
Dana T on Dec 23, 2017
John A on Dec 23, 2017
RANDY W on Dec 20, 2017
Have four; buying four more. Very handy and well-built.
Jay B on Dec 17, 2017
It was on sale.
Seitoku O on Dec 16, 2017
I wanted something to aid in picture frame assembly.
Rob B on Dec 16, 2017
for squarer corners
Rick M on Dec 12, 2017
Looks like making right angle connections a snap.
MARK E on Dec 10, 2017
A couple times in the past year it would have been helpful.
Joycelyn L on Dec 9, 2017
If my husband wanted the clamps he would love the angle clamps
Kat E on Dec 9, 2017
value and versatility
Richard P on Dec 8, 2017
To make a perfect joint.
Steven B on Dec 7, 2017
Need a Christmas gift.
John O on Dec 4, 2017
It's the perfect clamp. I borrowed one from a friend and it worked amazingly. Now I want a pair of them for myself.
Jeffrey S on Dec 2, 2017
I chose this because of its flexibility of function.
Gene W on Dec 1, 2017
Pat W on Nov 30, 2017
help with corners
Kenneth S on Nov 30, 2017
Christmas gift for husband.
Karen B on Nov 29, 2017
I need 90 degree angle for glue-up.
William W on Nov 29, 2017
solid .t, should last forever
JOHN B on Aug 11, 2018
Good product and good price.
Richard B on Jul 29, 2018
what comes in the box, every thing in picture or not?
robert p on Apr 12, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Yes everything in the picture. The clamps slide into the body of the clamp so it can be attached to a bench top.
Is this clamp usefull for holding big melamine pieces in order to build a kitchen cabinet?
Pablo E on Oct 26, 2015
BEST ANSWER: YEs it should hold big melamine pieces. I've used these for some large pieces. They are however hard to manipulate.
Is this made in Germany or China, like all the Bessey products sold a Home Depot?
Nigel T on Jun 28, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Made in China printed on the package insert.
Can you buy extra mounting clamps which come with the Bessey right angle clamp?
Keith W on Aug 2, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Item 31373, the Rockler Universal Fence Clamps will also fit into the hole and will function in a similar manner as the mounting clamps.
The video speaks of hold down clamps. Are these included with the angle clamp?
D M on Nov 26, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes. They are the 2 screw clamps shown in the picture.
How thick material size can you use to make a "T" joint?
Dennis R on Nov 11, 2017
BEST ANSWER: If you open the clamp all the way the opening is just over 2 inches If you are laying a board across the clamp its
1 1/4
Will this support 2x2 (1.5x1.5), exiting thru both pass thrus? Ex. making a "T" joint
Jeff M on Jun 16, 2017
BEST ANSWER: The maximum opening is 1-3/16
Will this clamp work with clamping 2 - 2&4s ?
Peter T on Mar 30, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes, it's adjustable.