Videos

Cordless Dust Extraction with DeWalt DCV586M

Many of you made the point that mains powered dust extraction for cordless tools completely defeats the object of having such a tool in the first place. Now DeWALT have the answer to the problem with their DCV586M 54V XR FLEXVOLT M-CLASS EXTRACTOR with Wireless Tool Control allows the user to operate the extractor from a wireless remote. Powered by …

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Plumbers v Sparks v Chippies – Peugeot Challenge

We were invited to take part in Peugeot’s Surround Rear Vision Tradesman Challenge so we took Robin and ‘Little Hand’ Jubi along to make up the Chippie Team and go up against the Plumber Team including James Lawrence from Plumberparts and Phil Rawlingson, and the other team was the sparks with the pairing of Joe Amps and AJ Cookson. https://skill-builder.uk/peugeot-partner-van-on-a-mission-to-end-reversing-accidents-with-surround-rear-vision-technology …

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Cool Compact Cordless – Milwaukee M12 System

Robin visits Dublin to see the latest M12 compact cordless power tool range from Milwaukee. The cordless job site is becoming a more realistic goal and Robin has made the leap with most of his tools, but can Milwaukee’s new cordless range help with completing the transition? MORE FROM MILWAUKEE The MILWAUKEE® M12™ Cordless System is the largest sub-compact system …

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Driveway Sealers & Things Beyond Repair – ASB #18

Send us your pictures and videos: http://skill-builder.uk/send Alastair is about to get a new block driveway and asks should he seal the drive and what block paving sealant would we recommend. Everbuild and Sika are two options. Everbuild Path and Paving Sealers: https://www.everbuild.co.uk The Sika range includes elastic sealing and bonding solutions, joint sealants for facades or resistant sealants for …

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Omnie LowBoard 15 Underfloor Heating

Omnie Lowboard 15

Roger is back with the next episode of our extension series and he has an Omnie underfloor heating system to install. The first floor is completed using Omnie LowBoard 15. LowBoard is a 15mm thick square-edged wood board water underfloor heating panel floated or mechanically fixed over a flat and even timber or solid subfloor. To avoid underfloor heating problems …

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Understanding SDS-Plus Hammer Drills with HiKOKI

Roger takes us through the features and best practises of an SDS-Plus hammer drill with the HiKOKI DH36DPA 36V Multi-Volt Brushless SDS+ Rotary Hammer Drill. INFO FROM HIKOKI Features • High-performance SDS-Plus hammer drill with high-efficiency brushless motor • High overload capacity • 3 mode action – drilling, hammer drilling & chiselling • Compact, lightweight & ergonomic design • Electronic …

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IOBAC Magnetic Flooring System – Perfect for LVT

Roger is very curious about a magnetic flooring system from IOBAC, so he visited them in Basingstoke to see how it works. #IOBAC #Flooring #LVT

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Cracked Ceiling, Leaks & Water Hammer – ASB #17

Send us your pictures and videos: http://skill-builder.uk/send ADS Retaining Wall Drainage Installation – https://youtu.be/HofDuHYNaH8 Chris Hanson’s garden slopes a bit and he’s going to have it excavated and build retaining walls and asks if he needs a perforated pipe for drainage with gravel behind each wall. Hazem Zohny is doing a complete renovation of his bathroom with Abacus Elements Board …

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Is the Sealey Saw Blade Sharpener Any Good?

Roger tries to get his dull saw blades back in good shape with the Sealey SMS2003 Saw Blade Sharpener with Bench Mounting that bought from Toolstop. More info from Tool Stop SEALEY SMS2003 SAW BLADE SHARPENER WITH BENCH MOUNTING 110 WATT 240V A great 240V bench mountable saw blade sharpener from Sealey. Includes 2 x blades for sharpening both TCT …

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Robin on Milwaukee Accessories & Hand Tools

Robin’s in the Milwaukee accessories area in Dublin now and he’s got his eye on a few new additions to his toolbox. Here’s the kit Robin looks at: • Milwaukee 6 Inch Folding Jab Saw Compatible with Sawzall Reciprocating Saw Blade • Milwaukee Ratcheting PVC Pipe Cutter • Milwaukee SAWZALL Drywall Access Blade • Milwaukee SAWZALL Flush Cut Blade • …

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