07562801 is referenced by 5 patents and cites 45 patents.

A stapler includes a housing having a hand grip portion constructed and arranged to be manually grasped by an operator, a staple drive track disposed in the housing, a staple feed track leading to the staple drive track configured to guide staples toward the drive track, and a staple driver mounted within the staple drive track, the staple driver configured to drive staples into a workpiece. The stapler further includes a guide pivotally mounted in a body portion of the housing. The guide has an elongated member receiving region. The guide is configured to pivot between a stored position in which the guide is disposed within the housing and a deployed position in which the guide extends out of the housing.

Title
Stapler with guide
Application Number
11/207719
Publication Number
7562801 (B2)
Application Date
August 22, 2005
Publication Date
July 21, 2009
Inventor
Russell H Powers
Newington
CT, US
Timothy Lebeau
Avon
CT, US
Thomas Pelletier
Wallingford
CT, US
Agent
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Assignee
The Stanley Works
CT, US
IPC
B25C 5/02
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