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Cable spiral wrapping is a type of reusable binding that can be used to protect and organise your cables.

It is a near binding solution

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Wrapping your car in large sheets of solid-coloured vinyl is a popular way of changing your cars colour without an expensive paint job.

It

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In this third instalment of our Why Hilltop blog series, we consider Hilltop Products industry credentials and look into some of the sectors that

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Managing Cables with Spiral Wrap Binding

Friday, 5 October 2018 16:30:13 Europe/London

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Cable spiral wrapping is a type of reusable binding that can be used to protect and organise your cables.

It is a near binding solution that works well on cables that may need to be unwrapped and wrapped semi-regularly. The wrapping keeps unruly cables tightly bound and helps protects cables from abrasion and sharp edges.

The affordable binding is useful for a whole range of purposes in industrial environments, in the office and at home.

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Heat shrink tubing to repair cheap headphones

Monday, 1 October 2018 13:27:06 Europe/London

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Audiophiles love big chunky headphones that they can really let rip. But sometimes you just need some cheap and cheerful earbuds.

These work well enough for speaking on the phone and listening to music on the bus. And they can be rolled up and slotted in your pocket much easier than enormous over-ear listeners.

But these cheap earbuds do have one massive problem – they are incredibly prone to breaking. If you have ever owned a pair of these ... READ MORE

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The best crimping tools for professionals

Wednesday, 12 September 2018 14:50:16 Europe/London

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Crimping is the practice of joining two pieces of metal together mechanically by applying force to one or both pieces of metal.

Primarily, it is used to attach connectors onto electrical cables – a job that usually requires a special crimping tool. Using pliers or the wrong type of crimping tool can create air pockets in between your wire and connector, which can collect moisture and cause fires.

There are many different kinds of crimping to... READ MORE

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8 Reasons To Carry Cable Ties on Your Bike Ride

Friday, 7 September 2018 12:29:40 Europe/London

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Because they are low cost and easy to use, cable ties have a huge range of uses – and they aren’t all related to cables.

The small plastic fasteners are an essential part of your on-the-go repair kit. Whether you are mountain biking, bike packing or road racing – a good store of cable ties can help you keep on riding, even if something goes wrong.

They are perfect for a whole range of ‘quick fixes,’ which - while not ... READ MORE

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The Long Hot Summer: How to Fix Your Fan

Friday, 17 August 2018 13:40:37 Europe/London

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2018, as we all by now know, has been an incredible summer. Unbroken sunshine, record temperatures, the small matter of a World Cup semi-final… there has been so much to enjoy. 

But beyond the weekends and the obligatory summer holiday, the likelihood is that we have also been working through this heat, and only catching glimpses of the sun through the office blinds.  Sat at our desks, sweating (metaphorically at the pile of work in front... READ MORE

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