New Items Added To Website

We have opened up a new area of our website.  The TOUCH UP section of the site is open and can be accessed in the products menu or on the sidebar.  Rapid Start is stocking a full line of:


Please check this area frequently as more items will be added.

To visit this area now >>CLICK HERE<<


Touch Up








New Product

Rapid Start is now stocking select options of wood glues from FRANKLIN®.  We are currently stocking the following options in 5 gallon pails:


Titebond® Original Wood Glue


Titebond® II Premium Wood Glue


Titebond® III Ultimate Wood Glue


Franklin® Assembly 161 Wood Glue


Please visit our adhesives page for more information.  >>CLICK HERE<<


You may also contact our sales department at any time with any questions.  >>CLICK HERE<<





New Salesman

Rapid Start is proud to announce that we have a new salesman in Northeastern Ohio.  If your shop has any specific items that you might require feel free to contact our sales department at anytime.





Buckeye Tool Expo

Rapid Start will be at the 19th annual Buckeye Tool Expo. We would love to meet you!  Please stop by our booth and ask about the many specials and discounts that we will have at the Buckeye Tool expo.


February 15th 8am-7pm

February 16th 8am-2:30pm


Booth # 340-341

Floor Plan >>CLICK HERE<<


Buckeye Event
624 Henry St.
Dalton, OH 44618

*Free admission & parking


The Buckeye Tool Expo is held in conjunction with the Airworks auction. The auction takes place at the Kidron Auction grounds in Kidron, OH, while the Expo is held at the Buckeye Event Center in Dalton located just 7 miles north east of Kidron.

The two-day event usually draws a visiting crowd of about 4,500+ people and/or manufacturers. We have over 120 different vendors that displayed their products or services.

We offer a free continuous shuttle service to anyone that runs during Expo hours between the Buckeye Event Center and the auction grounds for both days. Come join the excitement in Wayne County, OH and shake the winter blues

Indiana Tool Show

Rapid Start will be at the Northern Indiana Tool Auction & Expo.  Please stop by our booth and one of our salesman will be glad to introduce you to our product line.  Mention that you heard about the show from our website and receive 5% off of an order placed at the expo.


January 25th 10am-6pm

January 26th 8am-2pm


Michiana Event Center
7605 N SR 9
Howe IN 46746

*Free admission & parking