PVC (polyvinyl chloride) is widely used with electrical cables to provide insulation and protection in differentREAD MORE
Wrapping your car in large sheets of solid-coloured vinyl is a popular way of changing your cars colour without an expensive paint job.
Friday, 22 March 2019 14:08:55 Europe/London
Along with the wheel, the lever and the paperclip, Velcro is in the category of simple yet brilliant inventions.
It probably didn’t change the world, but Swiss electrical engineer George de Mestral must have wondered why nobody had the idea before when he noticed hooked burdock seeds clinging to his coat in 1941.
Velcro has two main components. One linen fabric strip with tiny hooks that latch on to the softer loop fabric strip. These t... READ MORE
Monday, 14 May 2018 15:36:05 Europe/London
Regular nylon cable ties have been around since the 1950s and they haven’t changed much in all that time.
Reusable cable ties are perfect for a whole variety of jobs.
While non-resealable cable ties make great one-time permanent and semi-permanent fastenings, resealable or reusable cable ties can be used for slightly different jobs.
They’re fast and easy to use, they’re economical and you don’t need any specialised ... READ MORE