Not a big thing, but definitely one of those “used one a long time ago, now I want one” things that so many of us can identify with.
I worked at the local lumber yard when I was in high school, and spent many hours repairing windows, storm glass, picture frames, etc. in the back room. When my wife wanted an old window re-glassed for pictures, it reminded me how much I hate using these things:
ebay is a wonderful thing for finding the most obscure things… It appears diamond point staplers were marketed as either Red Devil or Markwell, with the latter being much less expensive (sought after?). So that’s what I found, along with a box of NOS fasteners that will last me several lifetimes.
here’s the ‘ammo’
And a pose:
That’s it, just a quick welcome to a new shop tool. As always, thanks for looking.
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