Three-hole punch offers a low-force design that makes this punch 40 percent easier to use than standard three-hole punches. Hole punch drills through up to 12 sheets of paper and punches 9/32" holes cleanly with advanced cutting dies. Handle locks in a down position for easy storage. Easy-to-empty, waste collection compartment eliminates mess. Design also includes a convenient paper guide with ruler, nonslip rubber base and jam-free technology.