This tool produces rivets from 1/4″ to 1″ long in one wire gauge size. There is no need for a vise or anvil, it can be used on any sturdy workbench. Made from solid steel and opens for easy rivet removal. Includes instructions to help you get started. Solid copper wire is available at hardware stores and home centers everywhere.
Also available in a version that produces rivets in three wire diameters form one tool. See our three size tool.
Rivet diameters made from copper wire are as follows:
4 gauge wire is .204″ diameter
6 gauge wire is .162″ diameter
8 gauge wire is .128″ diameter
10 gauge wire is .102″ diameter
12 gauge wire is .081″ diameter
14 gauge wire is .064″ diameter
16 gauge wire is .051″ diameter
Please see the wire size chart under the “Learn” link for more info on copper wire.