How to Install a Screw Together Eyelet

For the tools and techniques you need to make or repair bags, shoes, clothing and much more, this is the Ohio Travel Bag Workshop. Today we are going to show you How to Set an Oblong Screw Together Eyelet.

Step one: Get the right tools. You will need your screw together eyelet (P-2789-NIC), a cutting block, leather awl, scissors or exact-o blade and Loctite glue optional.

Step two: Cut the hole out in the material. Place the top of your eyelet on the material. Using a Leather Awl, mark the inside of the eyelet. Use scissors or an exact-o blade to cut a hole. Once the hole is cut, place the male part of the eyelet on a cutting block. The male part is slightly smaller in width and will fit snug into the female part.

Step three: Screw together the eyelet. Place the screws in the eyelet and use a Phillips head screwdriver to tighten. Use a small amount of glue if you want to ensure that the screws stay tight.

And there you have it. How to set an Oblong Screw Together Grommet. Try it for yourself, find all the tools and more at

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