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Speedball 11-22-2008 04:18 PM

10,000 staples is ridiculous
 
So I find a nice Senco stapler to add to my tool collection and there seems to be a minimum 10,000 to purchase, WOW. Where in the world can a guy pick up maybe a thousand or two staples?:laughing:

kbsparky 11-22-2008 04:56 PM

ebaY

:whistling2:

concretemasonry 11-22-2008 05:44 PM

It is just a package deal to get the stapler cheap.

If you are a low use user, then it is not for you and you might be better off buying the stapler wherever you want and then buy the staples as needed.

merle 11-22-2008 05:46 PM

You may try Harbor Freight, They sell nails for nail guns in lesser amounts
and they may sell staples that way as well. If not find a buddy or two with
staple guns and split the bill 2or more ways.

Termite 11-22-2008 06:03 PM

Depending on the stapler...

If your stapler is the type that would be used by framing crews to fasten sheathing to the walls of a house, then 10,000 staples go by amazingly quick. If it is a hobbyist type that might be used for woodworking, you may have better luck.

Most major cities have stores that cater to contractors, and carry just about every kind of air-driven fastener that you can imagine. There are a number of online retailers that specialize in air nails/staples as well.

Nestor_Kelebay 11-22-2008 10:09 PM

You think that's ridiculous?

1.3 billion people using little sticks to eat rice with. That's ridiculous.

HandyPete 11-23-2008 05:44 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Nestor_Kelebay (Post 188787)
You think that's ridiculous?

1.3 billion people using little sticks to eat rice with. That's ridiculous.

I don't find your comment funny at all, it's insulting and lacks respect for the methods used by Asian cultures (that happen to be very old).

You might also like to take a hard look at the North American lifestyle before it collapses in the next few years, you too may be eating small amounts of rice from a bowl!

-pete


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