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Air Compressors & Pneumatic Tools

Discussion on criteria for selecting the correct air compressor for home or industrial use. Covers tank size, pressure, pumps, motors and duty-cycles of compressors and reviews air consumption of typical mechanic's air tools.

Six Knots You Need To Know

Today on Repairs101 I want to share with you six knots that I really believe that everyone should know how to tie. Now some people...

Leaf Blower : Pull-Start Cord

How to do-it-yourself instructional on the repair and modification of a hand-held leaf blower's pull start cord mechanism.

Something About Valves

Demonstrating some of the many types of valves encountered everyday. Shows ball valves, check valves, gate valves and compares the Joker valve to the Tricuspid, Aortic and Pulmonary valves.

Loose Door Hinge?

How to do-it-yourself instructional on repairing a door with a loose hinge. Includes removal, planing and reinstallation of a door and restoring stripped out screw holes.


How to do-it-yourself instructional on the basic tools and techniques used in laying spackle.

Jewelry Down The Drain?

How to do-it-yourself instructional on retrieving jewelry or other valuables lost down the drain.

Professional CB Radios from Cobra Electronics