How to Make Your Stainless Steel Clamping Tool Last

Posted on January 6, 2012 by Reda Abouleish

Keep your tools working properly by following these simple maintenance and cleaning tips.

Deciding to purchase stainless steel tools for your technicians is a no-brainer.  So why would your clamping tool be any different?   Stainless steel clamping tools are resilient, durable and seemingly never breakdown.   Due to this trouble-fee material, some technicians overlook the vital aspect of maintaining them.  But it is important to implement regular upkeep practices on your tools to make sure it does not suddenly stop working on you.

You reply on these tools to execute your job correctly.  You count on them to help you earn income so treat them accordingly.

Maintenance Tips for Your Stainless Steel Tool

Overtime your clamping tool incurs a natural buildup between the clamping teeth due to usage.  This is normal.  But if you allow the buildup to sit it creates a thickness that blocks the teeth from working correctly.  Avoid this situation completely by taking the time to clean your tools.  It saves you time and money in the long run.

So how do you clean your clamping tool?  It’s simple.  Remove the gripper by removing the pin out of the tool.  Next, take a wire brush and scrub the tool’s teeth.  This removes any residue left over.   Once complete put the pin back in the tool and then you are done.  It is easy to do and keeps your stainless steel clamping tool working effectively.

To find out more about stainless steel and nickel alloy, call National Specialty Alloys today.

 

Calendar

January 2012
M T W T F S S
« Dec   Feb »
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  

Categories

Archives

Twitter Feed

loading....