I love this tool. I like using eyelets on everything, but found it hard to do the pounding way. Plus I usually do my crafts when the kids go to bed so I couldn't go pounding and waking them up. I like this because it is silent and easy to use. Its easy to squeeze and everything. Now I can punch through anything with ease this is a great product and worth the price. Its also small and fits easily into my tote to take back and forth to different crops.