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Pegger

Hammer wooden pegs into heel and arch of boots.

What does a Pegger do?

Hammers wooden pegs into heel and arch of boots to strengthen shank and keep boot waterproof: Places boot on pin jack and shapes edge of sole, using hammer. Marks row for pegs around heel and arch, using marking tool. Punches holes for pegs, using awl and hammer. Selects length of peg according to thickness of boot, places peg in hole, and hammers peg into boot. Repeats operation for each side of shank.