Facom Centre Centre Punch

  • RS Stock No. 329-7780
  • Mfr. Part No. 257.G
  • Manufacturer Facom
Technical data sheets
Legislation and Compliance
RoHS Status: Not Applicable
COO (Country of Origin): FR
Product Details

Facom 257.G Automatic Centre Punch, Sheathed

Introducing the professional centre punch from Facom, an ultra-durable hand tool designed to safely and efficiently pierce or mark a range of heavy-duty material such as metal without damaging the surrounding material. Facom centre punches are made from hardened steel with a hardened tip up to 57-60 HRc . Finished in stylish black and red, providing a long-lasting pin punch with corrosion prevention properties. Facom centre punches are perfect for marking or piercing metal with precision prior to drilling.

Features and Benefits:

• Durable chrome-molybdenum steel with a matt chrome finish
• Lightweight and durable construction with an ergonomic handle for increased safety
• Impact adjustable from 15 to 25 kg
• Automatic, simple to use spring impact powered mechanism
• Hardened tip to 57 - 60 HRc
• Creates an indent or piercing on metal with high precision

Typical Applications:

Pin and Centre Punches are hand tools used to mark the centre of the hole prior drilling to prevent a drill to "wander".

Centre punches and pin punches are available in two options:
• Automatic, spring-loaded tools that operate without the need for a hammer
• Standard manual tools that need a hammer's hit to create a mark

Pin Punches and Centre Punches are commonly used by:
• Builders
• Electricians
• Plumbers
• Roof installers
• Mechanics


What is this punch made from?
This centre punch is made from durable high-quality steel with a matt chrome finish. The tip is hardened to 57- 60 HRc to ensure precision, durability and high performance.

What are the dimensions of this punch?
The Facom 257.G centre punch is 140 mm long. Shank Diameter is 16mm and the tip diameter is 3.5mm.

Is this an automatic or manual pin punch?
It's an automatic punch with adjustable impact strength.

Attribute Value
Punch Type Centre
2 : Next working day (AU stock)
40 : 5 working days (Global stock)
Price (ex. GST) Each
$ 68.54
(exc. GST)
$ 75.39
(inc. GST)
Per unit
1 +
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