Repairer Equipment/Supplies Checklist

Electrical Appliances
□ Set of screwdrivers in assorted sizes, Phillips- & flat-head
□ Set of precision screwdrivers
□ Voltage tester
□ Handgrip 1⁄4” for bits
□ Set of bits in box, torques
□ Set of bits in special sizes
□ Drill
□ Hammer 1 lb and 1/4 lb
□ Soft-faced hammer
□ Small bench vice, so-called clamping vice
□ Water pump pliers
□ Electrician’s pliers
□ Side-cutting pliers
□ Wire stripper
□ Pointed pliers in assorted sizes
□ Multi plug extension lead
□ Spare parts tray
□ Universal measuring instrument
□ Solderer + solder + grease
□ Soldering iron 60W + solder
□ Soldering iron 15W
□ Loose plugs
□ Plugs with hook-up lead (with and without switch)
□ Loose switches (small)
□ Connectors
□ Telephone lead (connection as well as mouthpiece)
□ Telephone plugs
□ Loose lead to connect to appliances (+ earth)
□ Universal lubricant
□ Kitchen paper
Alcohol for cleaning purposes
Cleaning rag
□ Box with remaining screws
□ Duct tape
□ Insulation tape
□ Cable ties
□ Pieces of VD wire
□ Table lamp (to illuminate delicate work)

Furniture, toys and other wireless items
□ Joiner’s bench
□ Saw
□ Fretsaw
□ Drill + drill heads
□ Hammer
□ Pincers
□ Water pump pliers
□ Screwdrivers (cross-head and fl at-head) in various sizes
□ Stanley knife
□ Several glueing clamps
□ Assorted sandpaper
□ Liquid wood
□ Penetrating oil
□ Screws in various shapes and sizes
□ Nails in various shapes and sizes
□ Dowels in various thicknesses (e.g. 6 mm and 8 mm)
□ Construction adhesive
□ Wood glue
□ Panel adhesive
□ Pencils
Tape measure

Clothing/Textiles
□ Sewing machine
□ Spools with thread of all colors
□ Sewing machine spools prepared with different colored thread
□ Sewing needles (for machine and by hand)
□ Darning needles
□ Pins
□ Scissors
□ Buttons in all shapes and sizes
□ Denim jeans buttons
□ Press-studs
□ Zips in all shapes and sizes
□ Appliqués
□ Iron-on fabric
□ Elbow and knee patches
□ Ironing board
□ Iron
□ Crochet needle
□ Hook and loop fastener
□ Elastic
□ Patches of (strong) fabric in various colors
□ Patches of felt in various colors
□ Bias binding in various colors
□ Darning wool in various colors
Punch machine (not strictly necessary) to repair holes in woolen clothing
Foam rubber pin cushions for wool repairs
□ Felt needles
Merino wool in various colors

Bicycles
□ Tire levers
□ Solution
□ Sandpaper
□ Rubber patches
□ Bicycle workbench/stand
□ Set of ring spanners
□ Set of open-end spanners
□ Set of box spanners
□ Pedal spanner
□ Screwdrivers
□ Various pliers
□ Spoke adjuster
□ Fork disengager
□ Chain punch
□ Adjustable wrench
□ Bicycle pump
□ Hand drill + drill heads
□ Spare parts for repairing lighting: leads, connectors, cable ties, light bulbs
□ Volt gauge to test light bulbs
□ 6 V-battery to test lighting
□ Degreaser (green soap)
□ Old rags
□ Grease
□ Brush for applying grease
□ Duct tape
□ Wire
□ A few buckets and trays
□ A bike to practice on or use as an example
□ A single wheel, by way of example
Tray with old screws, nuts and other small spare parts

Jewelry Repair
Materials

□ Beading wire
□ Brass, sterling & gold filled wire
□ Stretch cord
□ Cotton/satin/pearl cord
□ Crimps
□ Cord ends/pearl ends
□ Clasps: spring, lobster, toggles, hook, safety, magnetic
□ Jump rings, split rings
□ Super glue/jeweler’s cement
□ Beads/spacers: metal, wood, plastic, glass, crystal, ceramic, clay, seed, etc.
□ Ear wires: clip ons, lever backs, French hooks
□ Earring safeties
□ Head pins, eye pins,
□ Chain length
□ Wire protectors
Tools
□ wire cutters
□ Tweezers
□ Pliers: needle nose, flat nose, round nose, crimping, split ring
□ File/bead reamer/dremel
□ Metal hole punch
□ Lighted magnifying lamp
□ Work pad
□ Bead board/ruler
□ Polishing cloth
□ Wire stops
□ Loupe
□ Needle
□ Trays
□ Sharpie marker/pen/paper pad
□ Table/cover
□ Glasses/goggles
□ Mini ziplock bags
□ Extension cord/power strip