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Also recommended (you can add these from the drop-down menus above):
mounting base to stand your pliers upright so you can use your arm to press down, thereby reducing strain on hands and wrist -- see how it works
removal pliers to quickly and safely remove problem plastic snaps without damage to fabric -- see how it works
Everything you need to get started:
Basic pliers to install plastic snaps (beware of imitations)
K2 model includes dies for size 20, 22, 24, hearts, flowers, butterflies, stars
K1 model includes dies for size 16, 20, 22, hearts, flowers, butterflies, stars. Size 14 die sold separately and not included with pliers.
Hand awl to poke holes in fabric for snap placement and screwdriver
Optional - from the drop-down menu above, you may choose to add:
a mounting base to reduce hand strain and yield better results--see disclosures
removal pliers to safely remove problem plastic snaps
Optional mounting base: 2x4 block of wood or something similarly solid should be placed under the handle to provide additional support (not included).