Ordinary bolt and nut in addition to the main purpose can also be used as a material for the manufacture of various devices. Consider a few of these homemade products, which can be useful.
Nozzle on the drill for twisting wire
Taking bolt M8 or M10, can be drilled in his head 3 holes with a thin drill at the same distance from each other. If you insert into the holes on the piece of wire and bend their edges, the remaining tails can be preloaded nut.
Now if you fix the loose ends of the wire, and install the bolt in the Chuck of the screwdriver, when it is rotating forms a neat twist. Due to the fact that the wire is clamped by the nut, it can be simultaneously with the rotation of the pull, whereby the twist will turn out perfectly smooth.
Braid wire can be used as a decorative item for DIY. Also, such a nozzle will help to make the twist when wiring the wiring in the distribution boxes.
Removable holder for cable
To lock the steel cable in the absence of a special clamp, you can do the usual bolt. It is necessary to drill along.
Then from the end of the bolt to make the longitudinal propyl grinder to a depth of 5-10 mm. cutting Width must match the cross section of the cable.
From the head of the bolt is inserted into the hole cable. At the exit, he podymaetsja and drawn back so that the doubled end got jammed by.
If necessary, secure the cable to a wooden surface it is drilled the hole and tapped the pin clamped in the drill. Then thickens is a bolt with a rope. If you want the mount to metal, it can also cut threads with a tap, or just weld the nut to tighten the bolt it. The deeper the bolt, the stronger the tension of the cable.
The hammer of the hammer
For this homemade nut and need old, worn-out or broken drill from the drill. Have cut the drill shank. Then it is welded nut.
The resulting nozzle is installed on the punch and is used as a hammer for driving nails. This homemade will help when mounting the flooring, in roofing. Also, this hammer can be very fast to score the poles for the fence. Only for this between the post and the drummer need to use the stiffener type steel plates or cutting boards.