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Bostitch SL1838BC Pneumatic 18 Gauge Cap Stapler


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Item Number: SL1838BC

Retail Price: $314.99

Our Price: $227.99

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Bostitch SL1838BC Cap Stapler was built ESPECIALLY for securing felt, house wrap, thin foam, and similar applications. An exquisite blend of features has been standardized for this Cap Stapler. Fitted with Rubber Comfort Grips, Anti “ Slip bumpers and a Magnesium “ Housing, this tool is built to last! It also includes an oil free engine, and rear exhaust. This Cap Stapler is designed and formulated to improve cap fastening, add speed to production, and you obtain the reliability you expect from ANY Bostitch product. This is just one of thousands more reasons why Bostitch Makes Professionals more Productive.


  • Designed to be the preferred method of securing felt, house wrap and thin foam
  • Adjustable depth of drive sets staples to the desired depths quickly and conveniently
  • Selectable trigger operation converts from sequential to contact operation
  • Includes internal air filter for maximum reliability
  • Belt hook for added convenience
  • Staples: 18ga, 5/16" crown, 1/2" - 1-1/2" long staples

What's in The Box

  • Pneumatic 18 Gauge Cap Stapler
  • 1/4-Inch Swivel Air Fitting
  • Carrying Case
  • (1,000) 1-Inch SL Staples
  • (1,000) Bostitch Caps
  • Owner’s Manual


  • 7-Year Limited Factory Warranty
  • 30 Day Satisfaction Guaranteed
Height 10.5", 267mm
Length 11.25", 286mm
Width 6.25", 159mm
Weight 3.9 lbs, 1.77 kilos
Driving Power 170 in-lbs
Magazine Capacity 160 staples
Operating Pressure 70.00 - 120.00 PSI
Thread Fitting Type 1/4" NPT
Vibration / Uncertainty 2.944 / 1.472 m/s²
Power type Pneumatic
Air Consumption per shot @ 81 PSI 1.33
Noise LPA 1sd 86.59 | LWA 1sd 94.16 | LPA 1s, 1m 81.20
SC Series Fasteners Diameter (mm) 0.9 (min) 1.3(max)
Crown (mm),8 (min),8 (max)
Length (mm),19 (min),38 (max)
Customer Reviews
  • Item Number: SL1838BC
  • Retail Price: $314.99

    Our Price: $227.99
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