Punching holes in a leather strap: tools and techniques?

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Re: Punching holes in a leather strap: tools and techniques?

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Post by kl884347 » Thu Jun 03, 2021 1:31 pm

Any ideas on straps with a rectangular hole instead of round?
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Re: Punching holes in a leather strap: tools and techniques?

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Post by Sussa » Thu Jun 03, 2021 5:45 pm

kl884347 wrote:
Thu Jun 03, 2021 1:31 pm
Any ideas on straps with a rectangular hole instead of round?
You'll need a rectangular leather punch.

The brand that Trinh recommended above has a rectangular punch:
https://ksbladepunch.com/product/watch-strap-punch

No idea how the quality is, but this gets you round and rectangular holes all in one:
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