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  • 08:40 New Vamplier review

    Vamplier review

    by Admin Added 21 Views / 1 Likes

    Vampliers are designed to be used for removing screws that cannot be removed using a traditional screwdriver. These pliers are very good at gripping round objects making them very useful when you come across a damaged screw.

  • 02:54 New Dewalt Cobalt pilot drill bit review

    Dewalt Cobalt pilot drill bit review

    by Admin Added 25 Views / 1 Likes

    Dewalt cobalt pilot drill bits are specifically designed to drill a single hole in tough metals such as stainless steel without the need for a pilot hole. This is possible due to the clever design of the drill bit’s tip which incorporates a smaller

  • 05:34 New Blacksmiths drills

    Blacksmiths drills

    by Admin Added 25 Views / 0 Likes

    When drilling metal you are often restricted by the size of the drill’s chuck but by using reduced shank drill bits, often called Blacksmiths drill bits you can easily drill larger holes as long as your drill has sufficient power.

  • 02:59 New Evolution mini belt sander

    Evolution mini belt sander

    by Admin Added 30 Views / 1 Likes

    Here the Evolution mini belt sander is tested out. This handy little machine can tackle the toughest of jobs although the dust collection bag can be difficult to fix in position. This machine takes 40mm by 305mm long belts and these are widely available i

  • 09:36 How to make an Acrylic dolls bed

    How to make an Acrylic dolls bed

    by Admin Added 42 Views / 0 Likes

    Here a dolls bed is made from some 5mm thick Perspex Sparkle. This is a very interesting project and requires bending and gluing the acrylic, all of which is shown in detail.

  • 03:06 Tacwise 140el review

    Tacwise 140el review

    by Admin Added 38 Views / 0 Likes

    The Tacwise 140el electric stapler/tacker is the ideal solution for repetative stapling or tacking. This machine accepts staples and also brad nails and is a very quick and easy way to fire them into any suitable material.

  • 01:59 How to line bend Perspex

    How to line bend Perspex

    by Admin Added 46 Views / 0 Likes

    You do not need a professional line bending machine to be able to bend acrylic at home, you can do it quite easily by using a small homemade line bender as demonstrated in this video. Here I bend a piece of 4mm cast acrylic 90 degrees. This makes really e

  • 11:54 How to make a line bending machine

    How to make a line bending machine

    by Admin Added 54 Views / 0 Likes

    A line bender is a useful addition to any workshop where acrylic is being used to fabricate components. Line bending machines are not cheap but in this tutorial we are going to make a DIY line bender. To make the line bender you will need some suitable sh

  • 01:33 Perspex Memory

    Perspex Memory

    by Admin Added 40 Views / 0 Likes

    Perspex and other cast acrylic is often described as having memory, this means that if you take a piece of Perspex which has been heated and bent into a shape it will retain that shape until the part is heated again. It will then revert back to the origin

  • 03:47 How to Chain drill steel

    How to Chain drill steel

    by Admin Added 68 Views / 0 Likes

    Chain drilling is a technique that is regularly used in metalworking if you do not have a milling machine or laser cutting machine available. You can use chain drilling to cut out virtually any shape at all from metal using a simple drill. When marking ou

  • 03:23 Child proof appliance switches

    Child proof appliance switches

    by Admin Added 82 Views / 0 Likes

    Children just love to press buttons, especially if the button is illuminated. This simple trick shows how to use a small piece of acrylic with a 6mm hole drilled through it to protect the switch from little fingers. The appliance can still be switched on

  • 02:27 Popular Honda key battery replacement

    Honda key battery replacement

    by Admin Added 120 Views / 0 Likes

    This video shows how to replace the battery in a Honda jazz key. The battery is a CR1616 in this particular key and can be replaced in less than a minute. Please be careful with these types of batteries as they can be fatal if swallowed!

  • 01:26 Popular Milwaukee fastback review

    Milwaukee fastback review

    by Admin Added 139 Views / 0 Likes

    The Fastback from Milwaukee is a very well designed knife that is very good to handle and safe to use. The Fastback is made completely from metal, so there are no plastic parts on the knife at all. Replacing the blade on the Milwaukee Fastback is very sim

  • 01:53 Popular How to use a bell punch

    How to use a bell punch

    by Admin Added 122 Views / 0 Likes

    A bell punch is designed for centre punching the exact centre of a round bar. This inexpensive tool is very useful and is often called a bell centre punch. Marking the exact centre of a round bar has never been so easy !

  • 06:10 Popular Shed door securing bar

    Shed door securing bar

    by Admin Added 127 Views / 0 Likes

    Shed doors can be particularly vulnerable to attack from the opportunist thief. Unfortunately many shed locks are easy to bypass and many can be removed in minutes using basic tools. Here I construct a bar to span the set of double doors on this shed usin

  • 01:40 Popular How to use Shear nuts

    How to use Shear nuts

    by Admin Added 139 Views / 0 Likes

    Here I demonstrate how shear nuts work, these anti-theft nuts are extremely good for bolting down items in public places which could possibly be stolen such as benches in parks etc. Shear nuts are available in various thread sizes and are available in sta

  • 07:41 Popular How to make a chain anchor point

    How to make a chain anchor point

    by Admin Added 132 Views / 0 Likes

    This video shows how to make a chain securing anchor from a piece of angle iron. Using anchors like this means that if a thief does manage to break into your garage there will be nothing expensive lying around that he or she can simply grab as all equipme

  • 03:13 Popular How to remove mould

    How to remove mould

    by Admin Added 509 Views / 0 Likes

    Removing mould correctly can be difficult. It is essential to use the correct product when removing mould as regular household bleach is ineffective. In this video we use a dedicated mould removal spray to remove mould from a bathroom ceiling.

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  • 02:07 Popular Clutch head screws

    Clutch head screws

    by Admin Added 249 Views / 0 Likes

    Security screws such as clutch head screws can make it much more difficult for any potential thief to enter a property in the first place. These screws can only be driven in one direction which makes removing them difficult without specialist tools.

  • 09:02 Popular How to wire a Personal Attack button to a Burglar alarm

    How to wire a Personal Attack button to a Burglar alarm

    by Admin Added 234 Views / 0 Likes

    Wiring a personal attack button into a burglar alarm is relatively easy as long as you remember to wire the tamper circuit in series. Also if wiring in more than one PA button these also require wiring in series.

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