Pliers Tips

Having the pliers is one thing but knowing how to use them correctly is another thing. In this category, you will find all the tips and hacks for using pliers effectively, creatively, and safely. You will also learn how to keep and maintain pliers so that they can serve you longer.

How to cut a hole in ductwork with aviation tin snips

how to cut holes in ductwork with tin snips

When building HVAC plenums or installing a duct takeoff collar on a ventilation system, you will need to cut into the ductwork to fit different parts. Sometimes you may cut rectangular holes and other times round holes and curves. While…

How to fix a broken zipper pull tab

You might not think a zipper puller tab is important but when it breaks or comes off you will appreciate how it makes it easy for you to pull a zipper slider. Read this article to learn how a fix a broken or missing zipper pull handle.

How to tell if pliers are insulated

how to tell if pliers are insulated

Insulated pliers are very important for working around live or de-energized circuits and equipment. They protect you from electrical shock from dangerous voltages up to 1000V AC and 1500V DC. But how do you tell that your pliers are insulated…

3 Must-have Pliers for Hoses

pliers for rubber hoses
If you work with tubings regularly, these three types of pliers for hoses can make your work easier, less messy, and less hectic.