Top 8 Awl For Metal – Hand Punches

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1. Malco


Malco A0 USA Made Regular Grip Scratch Awl, 1/8-inch 1 per Pack

Malco #ad - Durable long lasting tool. Comfortable grip. Steel blades can be resharpened. Easy to spot orange handles.
BrandMalco #ad
ManufacturerMalco #ad
Height0.75 Inches
Length6.25 Inches
Weight0.08 Pounds
Width0.75 Inches
Part NumberA0
WarrantyLimited Lifetime

2. General Tools


General Tools 818 Hardwood Handle Scratch Awl

General Tools #ad - The overall length is 6-1/2" with a 3-1/2" blade. The alloy steel blade runs through the handle and is securely fastened to both the plated steel ferrule and the cap; this provides the ability for the scratch awl to withstand heavy pressure and tough workloads. The hardwood handle scratch awl is highlighted by a 3-3/4" exposed blade and a fluted handle features a contoured design for a comfortable grip. This scratch awl is great for scribing, perforating, punching and aligning holes.
BrandGeneral Tools #ad
ManufacturerGeneral Tools #ad
Height3.25 Inches
Length8.75 Inches
Weight0.2 Pounds
Width3.75 Inches
Part Number818

3. Klein Tools


3-1/2-Inch, Klein Tools 66385 Steel Scratch Awl

Klein Tools #ad - Black finish for rust resistance. Well-balanced for top efficiency during use. Heat treated for long life. One-piece forged-steel blade and bolstered shank. Made in the USA.
BrandKlein Tools #ad
ManufacturerKlein #ad
Height1 Inches
Length1 Inches
Weight0.3 Pounds
Width1 Inches
Part Number66385
Warranty1 Year Manufacturer



IRWIN Demolition Scratch Awl

IRWIN #ad - 3-zone comfort grip increases comfort in high and low torque applications. Crafted with an acetate handle built for maximum durability. Solid steel core and strike cap for heavy impact in demolition work. Scribes, mar, and starts screw holes in various materials.
BrandIRWIN #ad
ManufacturerIrwin Tools #ad
Height0.67 Inches
Length12.64 Inches
Weight0.43 Pounds
Width3.94 Inches
Part Number1948719

5. Klein Tools


Klein Tools 650 Scratch Awl with 3-1/2-Inch Shank and Cushion Grip

Klein Tools #ad - Rigid, chrome-plated, heat-treated, tempered-steel shank has full reinforcing bolster at handle for extra strength and for handle impact reinforcement. Professional, heavy-duty, hard-pointed awl. Internal flanges provide solid shank anchor. Cushion-grip handle allows for greater comfort. Scribes metal, starts screw holes, performs a variety of piercing and punching jobs.
BrandKlein Tools #ad
ManufacturerKlein #ad
Height1.97 Inches
Length12.2 Inches
Weight0.25 Pounds
Width4.41 Inches
Part Number650
WarrantyKlein offers a lifetime warranty on material defects and workmanship for the normal life of the product.

6. ABN


Awl Punch Hole Punch Tool, ABN Spring Loaded Center Punch, 5in, Automatic Center Punch Tool – Auto Center Punch

ABN #ad - Built to last: center hole punch shank body is constructed from chrome-plated steel for maximum strength and longevity that allows for high impact force and resists corrosion; Spring loader center punch tip is constructed from S2 steel for use on hard surfaces. Easy to use spring punch tool: put away your hammer, and center drill and instead use the abn Center Punch Spring Loaded Nail Setter Tool to make or mark the center of a hole you wish to create; Press down on the nail set tool until the tip of the hammer nail fully retracts into the handle, pilot, the spring-loaded trigger will release, and the blade of the metal punch tool will mark the workpiece.

Grip comfortably: knurled non-slip surface on spring loaded nail punch shaft allows for comfortable work and reduced user fatigue while the precision centered tip increases control for more accurately placed holes. Adjust for accuracy: spring-driven action with adjustable strike force makes punching easier with this simple to use nail punch tool drill marker; Increase and decreased the stroke for higher or lower impact by tightening and loosening the adjustable cap on the nail set punch nail hammer tool.

Fits your project: nail spring tool marks your workpiece with a dimple to give you a starting point that prevents screws and drills from wandering; Use this automatic center punch for metal, glass, wood, canvas, plastic, and leather materials; Use this spring loaded center punch glass break window breaker to enter a car in emergencies or use as a spring loaded awl for your belts or purses.
BrandABN #ad
ManufacturerABN #ad
Height7.5 Inches
Length2.6 Inches
Weight0.2 Pounds
Width1 Inches
Part Number4538
WarrantyThis product has a manufacturer warranty against defects in materials and workmanship for a period of ONE (1) YEAR from the date of original retail purchase. See our Seller Return Policy for more details.

7. Stanley


Stanley 69-122 6-1/16-Inch Wood Handle Scratch Awl

Stanley #ad - Heat treated, alloy steel blades hold up to repeated use; chrome plated steel ferrule for added strength. Machined hardwood handle. Limited Lifetime Warranty. Plated for corrosion resistance. Bright, smooth finish on bar.
BrandStanley #ad
ManufacturerStanley #ad
Height1 Inches
Length9 Inches
Weight0.09 Pounds
Width2.5 Inches
Part Number69-122
WarrantyStanley warrants this product to the original purchaser for its useful life against deficiencies in material and workmanship. This LIMITED LIFETIME WARRANTY does not cover products that are improperly used, abused, altered or repaired. Deficient products will be replaced or repaired

8. Starrett


1/8”, Starrett S117PC Set of 5 Center Punches, 1/16", 5/64”, 3/32”, 5/32" Diameters, in Plastic Case

Starrett #ad - Carry pouch included: this center pouch set comes with a convenient, red plastic, storage pouch case for keeping your center punches organized. Set of 5 - includes a combo of our individual models, 117a 5/64" d tapered point & 4" l, 117d w/ 5/32" d tapered point & 4" l, 117B with 3/32" D tapered point & 3" l, including 117AA with 1/16" D tapered point & 4" L, 117c with 1/8" d tapered point & 4" L.

Steel construction: these center punches are made of hardened steel; Its tempered head makes it less likely to fracture from a hard, off-center blow. Knurled grips: round shank is knurled for a sturdy grip and greater control; As an added precaution, always wear safety goggles when using striking tools. Pre-drilling tool: center punches are tools used for making an indentation in an object; This allows you to safely drill a hole at the same spot without slipping.
BrandStarrett #ad
ManufacturerSTAKF #ad
Height8.2 Inches
Length1 Inches
Weight0.4 Pounds
Width3.1 Inches
Part NumberS117PC
WarrantyOne Year on defects in material and workmanship