Trivia Time: Scissors

From Kevlar cutting scissors to household multipurpose shears, scissors are a tool we all have in our home or office in some form or another. They are a tool we can’t live without.

Scissors are not a modern tool; they have been in existence for many thousands of years. Popular myth has their inventor being Leonardo Da Vinci; however they actually pre-date Da Vinci as they were in use in ancient times.


Basic Handyman Skills Every Man and Woman Should Have

We’ve covered the topic of the contents of a basic toolkit in previous articles for this blog; today we’re looking at some basic handyman skills that everyone – both male and female – should have. While you can always call a handyman to come and fix things in your home or office, it’s much better, cheaper, (and more satisfying) if you can do it yourself – and do it well. All you need are some basic tools like Kevlar scissors and lineman pliers and some know-how and you’re all set.


Misconceptions about Pliers you Need to Stop Believing

Congratulations! You’ve ordered (or received) your brand new VamPLIERS screw removal pliers or linesman pliers. These truly are an indispensable tool and you’ll wonder how you ever lived without them.

But there are a few things you need to know right now. While your new pliers will be an absolute godsend for basic electrical work as well as various jobs around the home, office, or workshop, not to mention stripped screw removal, they need to be treated with some TLC.


Tools in World Records

It seems there is a world record for just about everything. Even tools play their part in the realm of world records! In most cases, tools like screw extracting pliers and electrician scissors simply help us to get jobs done better and faster, but there have been times that international records have been broken by…


Uses for Vampire Tools Long Nose VamPLIERS

The beauty of VamPLIERS is that they are available in a range of sizes and shapes. All are lineman pliers and all are the ideal tool to use to remove a stripped screw, yet there is a vast array of other uses for our unique plier products.

Our VamPLIERS Long Nose 7.5” Screw Extraction Pliers are a clever shape also known as Needle Nose Pliers. They are ideal for everything from craft work, hobby wiring, home wiring, and computer maintenance.


New Year’s Resolution: Get those Odd Jobs Done!

Happy New Year!

A brand new year inevitably brings with it an array of New Year’s Resolutions; while intentions are good on January 1st to lose weight, stop smoking, work less, or help others more, most resolutions have fallen by the wayside by February 1st. But there are some that are worth keeping to – including just getting those inevitable odd jobs around the home done! With some motivation and the right tools like lineman pliers and Kevlar shears, you have no excuses!


Season’s Greetings!

The Festive Season is here again – families gather together, gifts are exchanged, feasting is enjoyed, and religious observances are made by many people. It’s also the time we say goodbye to an old year and welcome the new one with hope for what it will bring.

The Festive Season isn’t just about Christmas – which is why Happy Holidays is actually a very appropriate, all-inclusive greeting for this time of the year. Both religious and cultural, the holiday season is for everyone – and it’s not just about Christmas. It is also the time for Hanukkah and Kwanzaa.