The self-tapping screw has been around for many years but it is surprising how the market place for this type of fixing is continually finding new applications. The screw is basically one of those screws which can form its own thread when screwed into a drilled hole and then tightens up using the thread that it has just formed. It can be used on metal and plastic and several other mediums and is a great way to form a simple joint when it is only possible to tighten the joint from one side.
The screws can be made from mild … Read the rest of this post
The humble kettle has been the staple fixture in every place where a drink or a supply of hot water has been supplied but the introduction of the wall kettle is something that has been in demand for some time now and not only in the industrial and commercial world. In any business or office application a portable kettle has been frowned on for a while as it allows hot water to be lifted around and any portable electrical equipment should be regularly checked for its electrical integrity. A fully fitted wall kettle or hot water boiler provides a much … Read the rest of this post
If you are a contractor and regularly have the need to use dozens of screws on a job, such as putting down an entire new floor or putting up a large amount of dry walling, then you will know just how much time that you can burn fumbling around for a screw, then holding it in place whilst using a cordless screwdriver to screw it in. And when it comes to installing dry walling then you can find yourself with the added task of having to hold the boarding in place at the same time, this combined with having to … Read the rest of this post