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Utility Staple Starter


  • Heavy-duty, manual staple starter designed to install ground wire and moulding on utility poles
  • For use with Klein Heavy-Duty 2-Inch x 1-Inch Staples (Cat. No. STP001) as well as staples currently available on the market
  • Top loading for quick staple reloads and less dropped staples
  • Holds up to 35-40 staples; enough to finish one pole installation
  • Durable steel and aluminium construction for optimal performance
  • Bottom stop to prevent driving staples too deep
  • Built-in ruler provides an easy way to measure spacing of staples
  • Jam release to remove bent staples
  • Staple holder automatically loads the next staple for smooth operation
  • D-ring for hanging and storage
  • Staples sold separately
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Klein's Utility Staple Starter is designed to hold and dispense utility staples, to install ground wire and ground moulding on utility poles. No more dropping staples, hitting fingers or puncturing work gloves. The stapler can accommodate 35 to 40 staples to finish an installation on one pole. It automatically loads the next staple for a smoother operation. Works with both Klein heavy-duty staples and other utility staples available on the market. One tool, one set of staples.

Utility Staple Holder
Wire/Cable Stapling
Special Features:
Loads Automatically
Crown Width:
1'' (25 mm)
Leg Length:
2'' (51 mm)
Wire Diameter:
1'' (25 mm)
Wire Guide:
Staple Capacity:
35 to 40
Handle Length:
12.28'' (31.2 cm)
Handle Type:
Integrated Handle
For Use With:
All Ground Wire and Moulding Types
Steel and Aluminium
Overall Length:
12.28'' (31.2 cm)
Overall Height:
7.05'' (17.9 cm)
Overall Width:
2.68'' (6.8 cm)
4 lb (1.8 kg)
Additional Information
  • Always wear approved eye protection.
  • Never use on or near live electric circuits.
  • Read instructions before using.
  • Keep fingers clear of staple discharge area when operating or clearing a jam.
  • Only direct staple discharge towards the surface intended to be stapled; never point towards any body part.
  • Ensure correct staple size is selected before discharging.
  • Always be cautious of potential hazards such as electrical wiring, damp or wet conditions, and unstable surfaces.
  • For professional use only.
  • Keep away from children.