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Stanley Bostitch 90 Series Stapler (12-40mm) SX1838-E

Stanley Bostitch 90 Series Stapler (12-40mm) SX1838-E

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Stanley Bostitch 90 Series (12-40mm) SX1838-E

Everything you need in one user-friendly package!

The Stanley Bostitch 90 Series SX1838-E air-powered stapler is one of our all-time favourite tools when it comes to ease of use. When you’re working on the job you want as little hassle and as much productivity as possible – that’s where the SX1838-E is the perfect partner!

With a lightweight yet robust magnesium body, the SX1838-E is perfectly suited for those busy workshop days. As well as being comfortable to use, the Bostitch masterpiece comes with an adjustable depth of drive (Dial a Depth) which is particularly great for you flooring contractors who need a bit of precision when laying wood.

You can also switch between single and multi-shot modes depending on your needs, while the no-mar tip protects any soft woods you may be using from dents! The SX1838-E is bottom loading and has a rear facing exhaust to keep any debris away from your face. When you match this Bostitch with some of our top-rated 90 Series Staples (we even have them in Grade 304 Stainless Steel!). The SX1838-E can drive these fantastic staples in lengths from 12mm all the way through to 40mm.

If you thought that this Bostitch 90 Series stapler couldn’t sound any better, also included is a heavy duty carry case, and a sample box of 1,000 x 25mm 90 Series Staples! Also, if your tool does need any repairs in the future, Bostitch parts are readily available! We like to make sure you’re getting the very best for your money over here at My Tool Kit!


If you need any Stapling and Nailing advice, give us a call on 0333 8000 345 or drop us a quick message using our online contact form! We have experts on hand to help!

If you want to see the SX1838-E in action – check out our demo video below!



  • Depth Adjuster: Yes
  • Exhaust Type: Rear
  • Trigger Type: Single Shot and Bump Fire
  • Safety: Nose
  • Rubber Grip: Yes
  • Power: Air (Compressor)
  • Loading: Bottom
  • Fastener Type: 18 Gauge 90 Series 5.8mm Crown Staples 13-40mm
  • Nose Type: Slim No Mar
  • Belt Hook: Yes
  • Easy Clear Jam: No
  • Carry Case: Yes
  • Dry Fire Lockout: Yes
  • Fastener View: No
  • Usage: Pro Industrial
  • Weight: 1.377Kg
  • Allen Key
  • Pencil Sharpener
  • Tool Lockout
  • Width 70 mm
  • Length 235 mm
  • Height 240 mm
  • Magazine capacity (max) 100
  • Operating pressure 80 - 8.30 BAR
  • Air Consumption Ltr.per shot @ 5.6 bar 33
  • Air fitting thread type 1/4 BSP
  • Noise LPA 1sd   34LWA 1sd 50
  • LPA 1s, 1m 50
  • Vibration / Uncertainty 3.06 / 1.53 m/s2


Excellent for:

  • Attaching wire mesh netting to wood - outdoor
  • Cane/rattan furniture 
  • Coffin manufacture 
  • Drawer bottoms/cabinet assembly
  • Exhibition/show construction
  • Fixing underlayment 
  • Kitchen & bedroom furniture - furnishing
  • Panelling
  • Pet cages, runs and enclosures 
  • Portcabins, mobile homes, caravans 
  • Presentation boxes 
  • Shoe repair 
  • Sign manufacture 
  • Staircase construction and banisters
  • Sub flooring/boarding out/plywood 
  • Theatre sets and scenery 
  • Window display/shop fitting 
  • Securing swatches in textile albums
  • ....and so much more due to this 90 series tools versatility 


Stanley Bostitch 90 Series Stapler (12-40mm) SX1838-E 12 month warranty

Stanley Bostitch offer different warranty periods for different parts. Here is a breakdown of what is covered and for how long. 12 Month Warranty:

This warranty covers all housing and the cap of the tool.

This warranty does not cover normal wearing parts such as the bumper, driver blades, O-rings, and piston rings. For more information see our Shipping and Returns policy.

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