URGENTLY Wanted TOOLS2018-05-14T09:41:26+00:00

Urgently Wanted Tools

Workshop Open to drop off tools & sewing machines:  Tues – Fri: 9.00 am – 3 pm,  Tues & Thurs: 7.30 – 9.30 pm.  Plus  Saturdays: 10.30 – 1.00 pm

SEWING MACHINES: We are now ready to receive more machines please. Especially older model Zig Zag machines. These have a drive pully wheel showing (not hidden away inside the machine) which means they can be used on a treadle base.  THANK YOU

Tools wanted for our SIDO/TFSR Cymru Tools Workshop in Mwanza.  We are happy to accept all hand tools, but the following are the most urgently wanted:

Carpentry Kit

  • Mortice chisel
  • Corner clamp
  • G – Cramp
  • Claw hammer
  • Mortice gauge
  • Oilstone
  • Metal Jack plane
  • Metal Smoothing plane
  • Metal Try plane
  • Plane blades
  • Rebate plane
  • Plough plane
  • Sash Cramp
  • Sash cramp ends
  • Saw set
  • Spoke shave metal
  • Tape measure
  • Carpenters vice
Blacksmiths Kit

  • Anvil
  • Bolt cutter
  • Hand grinder
  • Sledge hammer
  • Pillar drill
  • Pipe bender
  • Pipe cutter
  • Pipe vice
  • Tap & die set
  • Swage block
  • Engineers vice
  • Hand vice
  • Leg vice
Bicycle Repair Kit

  • Foot pump
  • Bicycle track pump
  • Adjustable spanner
  • Tyre levers
  • Puncture repair kits

Tinsmiths Kit

  • Riveting punches
Leatherwork Kit

  • Awl
  • Cobblers hammer
  • Lasting pliers
  • Rotary hole punch
  • Wad punch
  • Tailors shears
  • Steel rules
Builders Kit

  • Chalk line
  • Pins and line
  • Plumb bob
  • Builders tape measure
  • Builders square
  • Breast drill
Mechanics Kit

Industrial Quality:

  • Electric drill
  • Electric grinder
  • Screw jack
  • Chain wrench
  • Metric spark plug spanners

“People cannot be developed: they can only develop themselves”
Julius Nyerere  –  Father of the Nation  –  Tanzania