This handy eonomy oblong hole punch is a must have for any leathercraft project that requires a buckle. This hole punch tool makes a 1/2 inich long oblong hole in the leather. The metal plug on top is removable to empty the leather wads when the metal tube fills up. Use Poundo Board Poly Cutting Board as a base to punch into. This will help protect your leather hole punch tool and your table top.