Over 54 years of Automotive Machining Excellence
Shadbolt Cams Limited was established in 1954 by Roy Shadbolt, who ran the business for 15 years. Shadbolt Cams was founded as an automotive camshaft regrinding services in 1954 with one lathe, one grinding machine. Shortly after he began hiring and training technicians and adding machinery. In 1964 the company moved from its Broadway location to is current location at 1713 5th Avenue, Vancouver. Following Mr. Shadbolt's passing in 1969 Shadbolt Cams Limited was operated as a partnership between his widow and Barry Rutherford, who had worked closely with Roy since 1964. Barry has been the owner and manager of Shadbolt Cams since his partner's retirement in 1985.
Carrying on the Tradition that earned us our reputation for quality, precision and friendly service.
Our reputation speaks for itself. Shadbolt Cams name is synonymous with Quality Camshaft services in the Pacific Northwest and throughout Western Canada. Shadbolt Cams services camshafts for a wide variety of engines of all makes and models from as early as 1902, "yes 1902". Over the past 54 years we have amassed the largest selection of cam regrinding master patterns in the region.
We use Van Norman and Peterson-Berco Camshaft Grinding Machines exclusively.