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    Nail punch

    I salvaged a broken pair of pliers. Or should that be plier? One jaw was missing!

    I cut off the broken rein. I ground the remainder a bit here and there, then I bent it a bit, and blued the head. Now I have an off-set nail punch, which is a lot easier to hold. Japanese carpenters like these types, I understand. I got the idea from the Axminster tool catalogue.
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    Thanks Philip Davies! We've added your Nail Punch to our Measuring and Marking category,
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