The Groz-Beckert Jerk Needle #6 is a heavy duty needle used by shoe and saddle makers for hand sewing lock stitches and saddle stitches.
Use Jerk Needle #6 with locking awl haft. Together they create the perfect tool to sew shoe soles. The size of the awl plus the curved fish hook needle is a necessary shape to reaching inside the toe area.
Groz-Beckert is the world’s leading provider of industrial needles since 1852. The family-owned company has production sites in Germany, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Portugal, the USA, India, China, and Vietnam.
Tools - Groz-Beckert - Jerk Needle #6
Its pretty rare so finding it here is a plesant surprise