Product List

No. 125
No. 125 100' Chalk Line
  • Irwin® aluminum chalk line features durable aluminum housing and a steel rewind handle.
  • The polyester line delivers 5 - 6 strikes per pull. Holds approx. 2 oz. of chalk.
  • Handle locks the line for use as plumb bob.
  • Line length: 100 feet.
No. 126
No. 126 Staple Remover
  • Prying lip is ultra-thin to get underneath the staples.
  • Pivoting upper jaw activates automatically to hold the staple against the prying lip.
  • Large leverage handle is ergonomically contoured.
  • Highly effective for removing staples, especially pad staples.
No. 128
No. 128 .058" x 9/16" Scriber Needles (50)
  • For use in Crain No. 194 Outside Corner Scriber ONLY.
  • Dimensions: .058" outside diameter and 9/16" length with sharp point.
  • Made from high carbon steel for long useful life.
  • Packaged 50 needles per container in a durable plastic box with lid that snaps shut.
No. 129
No. 129 .063" x 7/8" Scriber Needles (50)
  • Pack of 50 replacement needles used in most Crain dividers and scribers.
  • Not for use in Crain No. 194 Outside Corner Scriber.
  • Dimensions: .063" in diameter, 7/8" In length, and have a sharp point for scribing.
  • Use in these Crain tools: Nos. 109, 110, 111, 112, 188, 240, 355, 380, 382
No. 130
No. 130 Staple Hammer
  • Popular and proven Rapid® design has only four moving parts to minimize jams.
  • Clearing jams is easy by releasing a quick-access pin to remove magazine and expose staple channel.
  • Uses Crain No. 141C 3/8" leg chisel point or No. 142D 3/8" leg divergent point staples.
  • Rapid® is a registered trademark of Isaberg Rapid® AB Sweden.
No. 135
No. 135 Keson Chalk Box
  • Provides high speed 3X rewind for fast retrieval of line.
  • 3 way handle rewinds, locks for plumb bob usage, or pivots to release line without spinning.
  • Refills by inserting chalk bottle nozzle in rubber grommet.
  • Strong, braided cotton / polyethylene line provides accurate marking.
No. 140
No. 140 Heavy-Duty Hammer Tacker
  • Heavy head and longer handle help drive staples into pad.
  • Simplified, highly durable mechanism for reduced jamming.
  • Jams quickly cleared by removing a pin to release the magazine and expose the channel.
  • Takes Duo-Fast® 7512 3/8", 7516 1/2" or 7518 9/16" staples or generics.
    Duo-Fast® is a registered trademark of the Duo-Fast® corporation.
No. 141C
No. 141C 3/8" Chisel Point Staples (5M)
  • For use in our No. 130 Rapid® Staple Hammer.
  • Points are ground to a chisel point.
  • Dimensions: 3/8" leg and 3/8" crown. Packaged 5000 staples per box.
  • Rapid® is a registered trademark of Isaberg Rapid® AB Sweden.
No. 142D
No. 142D 3/8” Divergent Point Staples (5M)
  • For use in our No. 130 Rapid® Staple Hammer.
  • Points are ground to a divergent point.
  • Dimensions: 3/8" leg and 3/8" crown. Packaged 5000 staples per box.
  • Rapid® is a registered trademark of Isaberg Rapid® AB Sweden.
No. 143
No. 143 Disposable Adhesive Syringe
  • Large capacity 2 oz. syringe with 2” long 13 gauge needle.
  • Used for repairing bubbles in glued down carpet or vinyl, NOT for hardwood repairs.
  • For use with liquid adhesive such as latex, NOT thick hardwood adhesive.
  • Sale prohibited in: CT, MD, NJ, DE, MA, NY, ME, NH, RI
No. 145
No. 145 Seam Adhesive Bottle
  • Multi-purpose seam sealer bottle for residential stretch-in or commercial jobs.
  • Plastic applicator includes a lip that hooks on the carpet on residential jobs.
  • Instructions on the bottle explain how cut off lip for commercial jobs.
  • Holds 8 oz. of sealer, but is a bottle only and does not include sealer.
No. 147
No. 147 Edge Binding Stapler
  • Rapid® Classic 1 design with an added steel guide to adjust the throat opening from 1/8” to 13/16”.
  • With guide adjusted, it staples at a constant distance from the edge of the carpet.
  • Guide is very helpful for edge binding of carpets. Uses Crain No. 148 5/16” Staples.
  • Rapid® is a registered trademark of Isaberg Rapid® AB Sweden.
No. 148
No. 148 Edge Binding Staples (5M)
  • For use in our No. 147 Rapid® Edge Binding Stapler.
  • Dimensions: 5/16" leg and 1/2" crown.
  • Packaged 5000 staples per box.
  • Rapid® is a registered trademark of Isaberg Rapid® AB Sweden.
No. 1500-23
No. 1500-23 Folding Tail Block
  • Folds square for stretching off outside corners.
  • Put legs at a 135° angle and lock the pivot for stretching off a post.
  • In the flat position, the tail spans 20 inches.
  • Rubber pads help it stay put under load. Wheels help it move fast after the stretch.
No. 1500-U
No. 1500-U Driving Head Complete
  • Driving head only of our fixed head stretcher.
  • Push button stretch lock is located conveniently on the handle.
  • Visual pin depth adjustment knob located conveniently on the head.
  • No screws or screwdrivers are needed to adjust the pin depth.
No. 151
No. 151 White Rubber Mallet
  • 20 oz. rubber mallet with while solid rubber head and hardwood handle.
  • Use to tape down metal moldings without scuffing, denting or scratching.
  • Head has two large hammering surfaces that spread the force of impact.
  • Works well with stair tools to prevent glancing and deflection.
No. 1520-Z
No. 1520-Z Swivel-Lock Driving Head Complete
  • Driving head only for our swivel head stretcher.
  • Swivel head provides swivel 60° of free swivel for patterned carpet.
  • Built-in lock pin locks the swivel head in five helpful positions.
  • Push-button conveniently located on the handle for partial stretches.
152B
No. 152B Cushion Stair Tool
  • Tucks carpet into the corner of stair treads, or at the wall between the base and the tack strip.
  • Tool is a full four inches wide to tuck more carpet with each hammer blow.
  • Soft cushion grip absorbs vibration and is textured for grip.
  • Outer edges are angled back to prevent wall contact and tuck all the way into a corner.
No. 154
No. 154 Narrow Stair Tool
  • Tucks carpet into the corner of stair treads, or at the wall between the base and the tack strip.
  • Blade is only 2 7/8” wide to deliver more concentrated force when malleted.
  • Outer edges are angled back to prevent wall contact and tuck all the way into a corner.
  • Forged from an impact-resistant steel alloy, and nickel-plated.
No. 155
No. 155 Bent Stair Tool
  • Bent blade of this stair tool can tuck carpet beneath a toe space.
  • Also helpful for tucking carpet underneath Z-bar and under heat registers.
  • Blade is only 2 7/8” wide to deliver more concentrated force when malleted.
  • Forged from an impact-resistant steel alloy, and nickel-plated.
No. 157
No. 157 Molding Lifter
  • Steel pry bar gets behind wood base and moldings to pry them off with minimum damage.
  • Both ends have slim, wide profile prying surfaces that are polished smooth for safe insertion.
  • Both ends have sharp, beveled nail slots for removing nails and brads with small heads and staples.
  • Made from forged and hardened steel and nickel plated.
No. 159
No. 159 Vaughan Superbar
  • Vaughan 15” Superbar is the classic heavy-duty pry bar.
  • Includes “shepherd’s crook” rocker end for prying power, and flat end for getting under nails.
  • Includes three beveled nail slots.
  • Both ends polished for insertion behind moldings and base.
No. 161
No. 161 Notched Carpet Spreader
  • Used to press and hold carpet in the gully as the stretch is released.
  • Causes pins to set better in the carpet’s backing and tucks the carpet.
  • Flexible blade works as 1/16 inch x 1/16 inch “U” notch trowel.
  • Ergonomic blue plastic handle.
No. 162
No. 162 Plain Carpet Spreader
  • Used to press and hold the carpet in the gully as the stretch is released.
  • Causes pins to set better in the carpet’s backing and tucks the carpet.
  • Blade has no notches for better performance as a tucking tool.
  • Thicker 16 gauge plated steel will not bend under load.
No. 163
No. 163 Jiffytex, Quart
  • A natural liquid latex product. Includes one quart.
  • Works as seam sealer, for repairing delamination, or as a general adhesive.
  • Tends not to harden, crystallize or crack with age.
  • Tends not to form hard spots that can be felt underfoot.
No. 164
No. 164 Jiffytex, Pint
  • A natural liquid latex product. Includes one pint.
  • Works as seam sealer, for repairing delamination, or as a general adhesive.
  • Tends not to harden, crystallize or crack with age.
  • Tends not to form hard spots that can be felt underfoot.
No. 166
No. 166 Magnetic Driving Bar
  • Long nose hammering tool extends beneath toe-kicks to drive tack strip nails.
  • Hammering tip is magnetized to hold a nail in position.
  • Forged alloy steel body with bonded rubber-like handle.
  • Rubber-like handle reduces impact vibration transmitting to hand and wrist.
No. 172
No. 172 Magnetic Tack Holder
  • Precision magnetic tip positions and drives nails into difficult areas.
  • Good for fastening tack strip to concrete using hard to hold stubby nails.
  • Saves fingers from being hammered.
  • Made with a 5 ½” long stainless steel body and a powerful magnetic insert.
No. 174
No. 174 Instant Repair Tool
  • Cuts a three inch diameter circle for removing stained areas from a carpet.
  • Uses four blades to cut the carpet cleanly.
  • Sharp central pivot pin is spring-loaded to adjust automatically to different thicknesses of carpet.
  • Includes plastic cap to protect the body and pin in storage.
175
No. 175 Tuck Knife
  • Multi-purpose steel blade can tuck carpet near fragile tiles or toilets.
  • Blade also includes a sharp hook edge for heavy cutting, and front edge for scraping.
  • Front edge includes a notch for removing door pins.
  • Durable aluminum body with steel tapping end. Blades are replaceable: Order No. 177.
No. 176
No. 176 Carpet Layer's Mitre Box
  • Compact miter box includes straight and 45° angles needed by flooring installers and saves space in the tool box.
  • Steel guides are highly accurate and case-hardened to resist wear even when used with hacksaw.
  • Wood base allows clean cuts through aluminum trims without dulling the hacksaw blade.
  • Base includes synthetic rubber non-slip pad that helps the tool stay put and won’t mark most surfaces.
No. 180
No. 180 Seam Squeezers
  • Made with a powerful torsion spring and two grippers oriented inwardly to pull seams together.
  • Helpful on glue-down carpet installations to pull and hold seams together.
  • Inward pulling force can be controlled with the amount of hand pressure.
  • Spring arms are vinyl-coated for comfort. Nap grips are replaceable. Sold in set of two.
No. 184
No. 184 Trimmer Blades (12)
  • Includes a pack of 12 carpet trimmer blades. For use in popular carpet wall trimmers.
  • Blades are bevel ground on the top surface only. Install in the trimmer with bevel side up.
  • Prevents trimmer from rising in the cut, resulting in an accurate height of cut and easier tucking.
  • Blades come in a plastic box with hinged lid that snaps closed for storage.
No. 184C
No. 184C Trimmer Blades (100)
  • Includes a pack of 100 Personna® carpet trimmer blades. For use in popular carpet wall trimmers.
  • Blades are bevel ground on the top surface only. Install in the trimmer with bevel side up.
  • Prevents trimmer from rising in the cut, resulting in an accurate height of cut and easier tucking.
  • Blades are individually wrapped in paper and come in a laminated paper box.
No. 187
No. 187 Big Loop Napping Shears
  • Offset handles easily held parallel with the floor for trimming carpet tufts.
  • Duckbill rides on top of the carpet to position the top blade.
  • Finger loops are oversized. Right side loop accommodates two fingers for ease of use.
  • Handles are vinyl-coated for ease of grip.
No. 188
No. 188 Hinge Scriber
  • Highly accurate seam scriber that provides ease of adjustment and good grip and control.
  • Offset distance from the guide to the needle adjusts using a precision thumbwheel.
  • Hinged base folds for easy insertion of the tool at the overlapped seam.
  • Needle height is adjustable. Replacement needles: No. 129
No. 189
No. 189 Hook Handle Utility Knife
  • Utility and hook blade knife with multiple added contours for improved grip.
  • Wide contoured midsection transitions to a narrow rear hook in proportion to the palm and fingers.
  • Rear hook gives the little finger improved advantage for greater pulling power.
  • Body pivots open for fast access to replacement blades by loosening the folding thumbscrew.
No. 190
No. 190 Duckbill Napping Shears
  • Offset handles easily held parallel with the floor for trimming carpet tufts.
  • Duckbill rides on top of the carpet to position the top blade.
  • Smaller one inch loops for precision control.
  • Handles are vinyl-coated for ease of grip.
No. 191
No. 191 Plastic Razor Knife
  • Inexpensive slotted razor blade knife with red plastic body.
  • Body is contoured for gripping and has ribbed pattern on top for sure thumb pressure.
  • Blades can be changed without a screwdriver using the knurled thumb knob.
  • Blades are replaceable: No. 308
No. 192
No. 192 Turning Tool
  • Insert the point into the back of the Z-bar, then run it down the length.
  • Angled leg offsets the handle from the carpet to prevent knuckles from rubbing on the carpet.
  • Also useful for light carpet stretching in tight areas.
  • Sharp, high carbon steel point, with rounded hard plastic handle.
No. 194
No. 194 Outside Corner Scriber
  • Outside corner scriber for outside cove vinyl corners. Works also on rubber and vinyl base.
  • Scribes a line on the side of the corner that remains to be trimmed.
  • Uses the previously trimmed side as a guide using a guide leg with rounded end.
  • Adjustable for various material thicknesses. Replacement needles: No. 128
No. 195
No. 195 Carpet Awl
  • Sharp, high-carbon steel point penetrates the carpet’s backing for lifting it off the tack strip.
  • Also helpful for light carpet stretching in tight areas.
  • Point has opposite flat steel head seated in the hard plastic handle for hammering.
  • Rounded handle fits the palm comfortably.
196
No. 196 Heavy-Duty Comfort Knees
  • Extra thick polyurethane skin for increased durability.
  • Polyurethane skin helps prevent build-up of sharp items like splinters that can scratch floors.
  • Designed for floor installers, these pads provide protection for kneeling and knee kicking.
  • Made from flexible neoprene. Machine-washable. Inner knee pad is replaceable.
No. 197
No. 197 "Comfort Knees" Knee Pads
  • Provides protection for both kneeling and knee kicking, so they stay on at all times.
  • Extra wide straps don’t pinch even when wearing shorts.
  • Contour conforms with the knee whether walking, kneeling or kicking.
  • Made from flexible yet durable neoprene that’s machine-washable. Inner pad is replaceable.
No. 198
No. 198 Buckle Strap Knee Pads
  • Genuine sponge-rubber knee pads.
  • ½” wide straps include fast and durable hinge-activated buckles.
  • To fasten, insert the angled end of the strap and press the lever down.
  • Buckles hold tight with no carpet fuzz hassle like with hook and loop fasteners.
No. 199
No. 199 Polyurethane Skin Comfort Knees
  • Polyurethane skin prevents build-up of sharp items such as splinters that scratch floors.
  • Polyurethane is also highly resistant to tearing and penetration, providing extra durability.
  • Designed for floor installers, these pads provide protection for kneeling and knee kicking.
  • Made from flexible neoprene. Machine-washable. Inner knee pad is replaceable.
No. 200
No. 200 Elastic Strap Knee Pads
  • Genuine sponge-rubber knee pads.
  • The ½” thick rubber provides good comfort and durability.
  • Elastic straps are 1 ½” wide to reduce pinching.
  • Straps include fast-acting hook and loop fasteners.
No. 201
No. 201 10" Glue Sticks (19 Pack)
  • 10 inch long glue sticks with standard 7/16” diameter (approx.).
  • They come in a resealable heavy-duty clear plastic bag for storage.
  • Each bag includes one pound of glue or 19 sticks.
  • For use in Crain Nos. 203, 204 or 207 Glue Guns. CAUTION: Melted glue temp. up to 400°F.
No. 202
No. 202 4" Glue Sticks
  • 4 inch long glue sticks with standard 7/16” diameter (approx.).
  • They come in a resealable heavy-duty clear plastic bag for storage.
  • Each bag includes 8 oz. of glue or 24 sticks.
  • For use in Crain Nos. 203, 204 or 207 Glue Guns. CAUTION: Melted glue temp. up to 400°F.
No. 203
No. 203 Glue Gun
  • 80 watt UL listed glue gun.
  • Comes with Crain No. 629 1/8” Nozzle with small diameter extension tube.
  • 1/8” nozzle is helpful for precision carpet seam edge sealing.
  • Also comes with standard nozzle. Works with standard 7/16” diameter glue sticks.

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