Hand Press for Small Size Eyelets CSTEP-1

CSTEP-1’s quality is well proven to thousands of worldwide CSTEP-1 owners who have been enjoying their user-friendly CSTEP-1 for many decades. Its dependability and affordable price make it the perfect entry-level hand press.

  • Affordable machine. So affordable, why would you want to use a hammer?
  • Small and practical machine. Less than 5 kg (10 lbs.) weight and 32 cm (13 inches) in height. Easy to handle and easy to move. Take the machine to the job rather than the job to the machine. Takes up little room on a bench or table.
  • Interchangeable self-piercing dies. All ClipsShop dies up to size #4 are compatible with the CSTEP-1 machine. Allows setting many different sizes of grommets by simple die changing process which takes only seconds
  • Utilizes self-piercing grommets. So your hole is cut and set in one operation, saving time and money.
  • Easy setup & simple to use. Even amateur users can operate this machine easily with very little training.
  • Freestanding or bench mounted. Does NOT need to be fixed in position to operate but can be mounted on bench with screws that come with the machine.
  • Suitable for applications on various materials. Vinyl, corrugated plastic, other plastics, fabric, poster board and many other substrates.
  • Strong and durable machine. Lasts for years with little maintenance.
Lever Length
202 mm
Throat Depth (from the center of the die)
45 mm
1 3/4”
Net Weight
4.5 kg
10 lbs.
Dimensions (Height x Width x Depth)
320 x 100 x 190 mm
12 2/4 ” x 3 6/4 ” x 7 1/4”
Compatible Dies
Self-Piercing Die Sets (Upto #4)
Hole Piercer Die Sets (From #XX00 (3.4 mm) to #5.5 (16.7 mm))
Applicable Grommet Sizes
#4 (12.7 mm hole size) and smaller sizes