• Rugged Radios : UNI-MAG Universal Magnetic and NMO Mount in One
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    Rugged Radios : UNI-MAG Universal Magnetic and NMO Mount in One

    Hi, I’m Greg Cottrell, I’m founder and president of Rugged Radios and today we’re going to talk about a great new product. The UNI-MAG. What is the UNI-MAG? This is a universal mag mount for your antenna. It’s got a big five inch magnet, so when you put it on the roof of your car, on a metal car, man, it has a lot of power so it’s not going anywhere. But what makes it universal? The NMO mount. This is the first of its kind, so we’ve got the big five inch magnet… but now your standard NMO mount that you, say for instance, you mount this to your…

  • How to replace worn propshaft universal joints on most Land Rovers using a Britpart kit
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    How to replace worn propshaft universal joints on most Land Rovers using a Britpart kit

    hello and welcome to Britpart the home of land rover parts I’m here in Shropshire at their workshop and I’m here with Paul Myers MD Paul I know that you work here but of course you’ve got your own Land Rovers and you work on your own Land Rovers as well what’s the biggest and most interesting job you’ve done on them I actually built a 1970 88 inch Land Rover really from completely from parts so from brand-new parts Wow Wow and what was the most difficult part of that process probably the most difficult part was cataloging all the parts which is crazy because that’s what we do…

  • How to Fit a Universal Filter to Your Vacuum
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    How to Fit a Universal Filter to Your Vacuum

    Hi, I’m Mat from eSpares. In this video, I’ll show you how to fit this universal vacuum microfilter from Electruepart. If the microfilter in your vacuum cleaner has seen better days and it needs replacing, then this is the ideal solution for you. This universal filter fits many different types of vacuum cleaner and can be cut to size. Safety first always disconnect an appliance before carrying out any work. This filter is designed to fit many vacuum cleaner brands and models. But, you’ll need to ensure that this will fit your vacuum before you order it. So let’s talk about the size of this filter. The dimensions of this…

  • DIY BBQ Grill Repair with Master Forge Universal Tube Burners
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    DIY BBQ Grill Repair with Master Forge Universal Tube Burners

    If the tube burners inside your grill are rusted out and shooting out large flames, then keep watching to learn how to replace your burners and get your grill running like new again. The specific grill I’m repairing today is the Charbroil Commercial Series 4-burner grill available at Lowe’s and other hardware stores. First I’ll remove the grill plates. It helps to have some newspaper around to set them on when you take them out of the grill. Next remove the flame shields and now we can get our first look at the rusted out burner tubes. Now I’ll carefully take out the carry-over tubes which are also in very…

  • How to Install a Korky® Universal 3 Inch Toilet Flapper
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    How to Install a Korky® Universal 3 Inch Toilet Flapper

    Today I will be your personal guide, in installing the universal 3 inch adjustable flapper. The flapper is adjustable for optimal flush performance. The first step is to shut off the water supply to your toilet. Then flush your toilet. Then mark the water level with a pencil and drain the excess water. Remove the old flapper and install the Korky 3 inch adjustable flapper. Attach the flapper ears to the tabs on the flush valve. If you have a Kohler Cimmaron Toilet rotate the legs to fit the flush valve. If you have a Mansfield toilet after 2008, one flush valve peg may be larger than the other. You…

  • Choose the Correct Universal Drain Hose for your Washing Machine and Dishwasher
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    Choose the Correct Universal Drain Hose for your Washing Machine and Dishwasher

    Welcome to BuySpares. In this video we will show you some of our range of universal drain hoses for washing machines and dishwashers. Important, before replacing a part in any electrical appliance you must ensure it is first disconnected from the mains. BuySpares have a range of universal hoses available in different lengths and fitting diameters. When ordering it is important to check your appliance has the same connection as the hose you are choosing. This will ensure you order the correct hose to fit your appliance. We have lowered this machine onto its side and released the drain pump. If we check the connection, you can see this one…

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    Propshaft Repair – How to Replace a Universal Joint

    Warning! In this video I will be saying, nipple, flange and I will tell you to grip your shaft and grease your nipple! But it’s OK, it’s Educational. Hi, Matt here from educational mechanics. Today were going to show you how to change a universal joint on a prop shaft. Universal joints articulate through a Hooke joint and use needle roller bearings and cups, and they are greased through a nipple. They are quite often over looked with lack of grease and with normal wear and tear, especially in on off road vehicles, they fall victim to excessive wear and premature failure. If the Universal Joint comes apart when you’re…