An air compressor is an essential shop tool for any well-prepared do-it-yourselfer. Whether you occasionally inflate a tire or have your garage fully piped with air, you need a compressor … Continue Reading Air Compressor Buyer’s Guide
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Whether it is a restoration, quick repair, or shop art project, knowing how to cut sheet metal is part of being a DIYer. Getting the job done safely with all your … Continue Reading Know-How Notes: How to Cut Sheet Metal
One of the most versatile tools you need in your toolbox is the die grinder. Named from their beginnings in the tool and die pattern making industry, die grinders are … Continue Reading How to Use a Die Grinder
Now that you have an air compressor, there are some air compressor accessories that will take you well beyond simply adding air to your tires.
While there are many tasks around the house that benefit from compressed air, there are lots of air compressor uses that are car specific.
If you work on cars long enough, there will come a time when you need to cut or grind on metal. If you are restoring a car, that time will … Continue Reading Know How Notes: Cutting And Grinding Metal
When choosing between air tools vs electric tools, it can be a little hard to figure out what’s going to work best for you and your project.
Just when you expect it the least, POP!, your air hose springs a leak. Hopefully it doesn’t just blow apart and the end connected to the compressor whips at your … Continue Reading Know-How Notes: How to Repair An Air Hose