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October 12, 2011

Miniature Stapler

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I decided to get a tiny stapler and figured it would be the old red version from Swingline called the "Tot."

I got the name right but that's about it.

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Seems like in the decades since I last bought one, they've completely redesigned it as well as tricking it out with added features while selling it for less than I recall paying in the dimly remembered days of the late twentieth century.

Now it's all swoopy and angled like the BMW Z4 and they've added an integrated staple remover and a storage compartment on the bottom, ostensibly for spare staples but you could think outside the office supplies box if you were so inclined.

Mine measures 2.5"L x 1.25"W x 1.5"H.

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$3.99.

October 12, 2011 at 03:01 PM | Permalink


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I've had one of these for a couple of years now. I didn't know about the bottom storage space until now! Wow Wee!!!!!

Posted by: Paula | Oct 19, 2011 3:52:29 PM

Looks like a sperm whale to me.

Posted by: Flautist | Oct 13, 2011 4:28:17 AM

Hiya Joe,

Swingline gets a facepalm from me on this one. "Tot" (rhymes with boat) is the German word for dead.

Figured you'd want to know.

Posted by: Uncle Jake | Oct 13, 2011 3:24:14 AM

I've never seen a very chic stapler, ever! :) My sister would really l-o-v-e this.

Posted by: Halley | Flyers | Oct 13, 2011 1:15:14 AM

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