USING A CENTER PUNCH
The procedure which follows is only
one of many uses of a hand-held
Mark the material to be punched with an "X" (1).
Hold the punch (2) over the mark. Tilt it so that you
can align the tip with the center of the "X."
Position the punch upright and strike the blunt end
(3) of the punch with a hammer (4).
4 Remove the punch and check your mark (5). If it is
not in the center of the "X," or not deep enough, you
will have to repeat the procedure.