Shirt Pocket Tool Lets Him Use Wire Clips To Attach Fence
Butch Alcorn, Encampment, Wyo.: “I came up with this handy shirt pocket tool that lets me use wire clips to attach fence wire to T-posts. I start with a 6-in. spike and grind the point off, then drill a 1/8-in. dia. hole about 1 1/2 in. deep into the end of it. A lathe works best for drilling the hole, but if you’re careful you can use a drill press. This tool works great for any wire wrapping job where I’d otherwise have to use pliers. You just slip the end of the wire into it and twist. I painted the tool orange so it’s easier to find if I ever drop it in grass or hay, etc.”
Click here to download page story appeared in.
Click here to read entire issue
To read the rest of this story, download this issue below or click here
to register with your account number.