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Swingline® Optima® High Capacity Half Strip Stapler, 70 Sheet Capacity, Silver

Swingline® Optima® High Capacity Half Strip Stapler, 70 Sheet Capacity, Silver

Item: 752473    Model: 87875

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  • Reduced effort - when compared to traditional staplers the Optim7 40 will staple with only half the force normally required
  • Staples from 2 - 70 sheets at a time, Jam Free Guaranteed, when used with Optima™ High Capacity Staples
  • Durable metal construction ensures long-lasting stapling performance and stands up to frequent use
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Reduced effort - when compared to traditional staplers the Optim7 40 will staple with only half the force normally requiredStaples from 2 - 70 sheets at a time, Jam Free Guaranteed, when used with Optima™ High Capacity StaplesDurable metal construction ensures long-lasting stapling performance and stands up to frequent useEachSwingline® Optima® 70 High Capacity StaplerReduced effort - when compared to traditional staplers the Optim7 40 will staple with only half the force normally requiredStaples from 2 - 70 sheets at a time, Jam Free Guaranteed, when used with Optima™ High Capacity StaplesDurable metal construction ensures long-lasting stapling performance and stands up to frequent useSwingline® Optima® High Capacity Half Strip Stapler, 70 Sheet Capacity, Silver46.39USDhttp://www.staples-3p.com/s7/is/image/Staples/s0921333_sc7?$std$http://www.staples-3p.com/s7/is/image/Staples/s0921333_sc7?$thb$http://www.staples-3p.com/s7/is/image/Staples/s0921333103846http://www.staples-3p.com/s7/is/image/Staples/s0921334_sc7?$std$http://www.staples-3p.com/s7/is/image/Staples/s0921334_sc7?$thb$http://www.staples-3p.com/s7/is/image/Staples/s0921334/Swingline-Optima-High-Capacity-Half-Strip-Stapler-70-Sheet-Capacity-Silver/product_752473
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Swingline® Optima® High Capacity Half Strip Stapler, 70 Sheet Capacity, Silver
 
3.4

(based on 107 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (50)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (16)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (33)

62%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (43)
  • Handles large volumes (23)
  • Strong staple power (23)
  • Jam resistant (15)
  • Well built / quality (12)

Cons

  • Heavy / bulky (8)
  • Jam prone (8)
  • Poor value (4)
  • Weak staple power (4)
  • Difficult to use (3)

Best Uses

  • Larger volumes (17)
  • Office (10)
  • Smaller volumes (9)
  • Every day use (7)
  • Heavy duty binding (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Quality oriented (34), Budget shopper (14), Midrange shopper (11)
    • Primary use:
    • Business (54), Personal (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

best manual stapler I ever used

This Swingline Optima 70 is a vast improvement over Swingline's other High-Capacity stapler model S7077701, Staples' item# 854548. There are three notable improvements in this new model: 1. The staples that come...Read complete review

This Swingline Optima 70 is a vast improvement over Swingline's other High-Capacity stapler model S7077701, Staples' item# 854548. There are three notable improvements in this new model: 1. The staples that come out have a virtually flat bottom. 2. The stapling point is moved to the front of the stapler for an unobstructed view and for better positioning and control. 3. Even less force is needed than model S7077701. The Optima 70 relies on a trigger mechanism to build up the force to shoot out a staple. Since I just bought the stapler I don't know how long the trigger mechanism will last. I mention this because some of the display models at [...]with this kind of trigger mechanism seem to quit functioning. This tells me long term durability may be an issue.I tested the Optima 70 to verify that it can indeed staple up to 70 sheets of 20-lb. paper with perfect ease.I truly enjoy the fact that it produces flat bottom staples. Flat bottom staples have three major benefits compared to traditional curved bottom staples. 1. The flat staples do not ever project sharp ends that endanger fingers. With traditional curved bottom staples, particularly when used on thick stacks of paper that exceed the capacity of either the stapler or the staples, there are frequent dangers of sharp points protruding on the underside. 2. The flat bottom staples are also much less likely to damage envelops. 3. Documents with flat bottom staples take up much less room in the file cabinet.It has a wide usability range. It can easily handle 2 sheets just as well as 70 sheets, all the while keeping the staple bottoms flat.Durability aside, which I have not had time to test, the Optima 70 is undoubtedly the best manual stapler I have ever used.

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Most Helpful Negative Review

 

I PAID $$$, WHAT A SUCKER I AM

I purchased what I consider an expensive stapler for my desktop only to find that the darned thing is smarter than I am. As mentioned in other reviews the magazine does not accommodate a...Read complete review

I purchased what I consider an expensive stapler for my desktop only to find that the darned thing is smarter than I am. As mentioned in other reviews the magazine does not accommodate a entire row or unit of replacement staples. Second I don't understand the diagonal staple 'crimper' on the base of the unit. Why is it diagonal? Is it modifiable for some bizarre secret mission? Now that I have broken up the replacement staple unit into parts to fill the staple carriage, the darned thing won't staple anything! The instructions should be clear as to the function of various parts. Directions should be up front: 'break the staple replacement bar in two pieces or precisely 6.8 centimeter length for replacement. I am disappointed in this product but it is not worth my time to take / ship it back to the retailer for replacement. I would entertain an exchange for a functional, perhaps simpler model designed for us "non-rocket scientist' types. wilkie

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1.0

Will not stop jamming!

By pwal

from Ohio

Comments about Swingline® Optima® High Capacity Half Strip Stapler, 70 Sheet Capacity, Silver:

I have this stapler at work, and up until lately, it worked great! We have always used the same staples with absolutely no problem. Now, every single staple jams!! I have tried multiple times to find a solution, but not having much luck. It is unjammed completely, and I can not figure out what the problem could be.

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1.0

Help the staple tray won't lock in place

By BalancedBooks

from Hudson, WI

Comments about Swingline® Optima® High Capacity Half Strip Stapler, 70 Sheet Capacity, Silver:

I've been using my stapler for about two weeks. It's been so great and effortless to staple while I'm working, but now the staple tray won't lock into place and when I do get it to stay, it pops out spraying staples without stapling my papers. I paid quite a lot for this stapler and I need it. Can you help me?

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2.0

50 Sheets (20lbs paper weight) Max

By sam

from murphy, texas

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Comments about Swingline® Optima® High Capacity Half Strip Stapler, 70 Sheet Capacity, Silver:

Yep! this one is a goofy product.
I was skeptic about other reviewers whom did not like this product. Purchased it and by George, it is NOT 70 sheet capacity stapler. Normal paper is about 18-20lbs in an office setting.
Not sure how the manufacture use for paper weight in this product.

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5.0

Optima 70 desk stapler - replacement

By Claire2729

from Naperville, IL, USA

Comments about Swingline® Optima® High Capacity Half Strip Stapler, 70 Sheet Capacity, Silver:

I was having a problem with my Optima 70 desk stapler and wrote a review. I was contacted by Swingline almost immediately and they send me a new stapler and it works great. I have to complement their terrific customer service. Thanks Swingline!

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1.0

This product does not have great features

By Diane7

from Athens, GA, USA

Comments about Swingline® Optima® High Capacity Half Strip Stapler, 70 Sheet Capacity, Silver:

The product worked great until now. I had no complaints with the overall performance. When I went to reload with the staples that came with it, I was unable to close the slot. This stapler is way too expensive for a one cycle use.

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