TOOL S OF THE TRADE
1 CORNER PUNCH Soften the sharp edges of your metal projects using a corner punch made for thin metal.
HOLE PUNCH To add fun accents or convenient mounting holes to a project, rely on this tool.
Always wear safety glasses when cutting and sanding metal to prevent wayward shards from injuring your eyes.
Don’t lose your grip while working with sheet metal; use this seamer to bend and flatten pieces.
METAL CUTTING SHEARS These shears are made for cutting thin sheet metal and are great for detail work
6 GLOVES Protect your hands from cuts by wearing safety gloves when handling sheet metal.
RIGHT-HANDED SNIPS Green-handle snips are designed to help right-handed folks make straight cuts, or for making clockwise cuts.
LEFT-HANDED SNIPS Red-handle snips are meant for lefthanded users wanting to make straight cuts, or for making counterclockwise cuts.
STRAIGHT SNIPS Yellow-handle snips are ideal for cutting straight lines or for making wide curves in flat pieces of metal.
METAL FILE Use a metal file to dull the shine of glossy aluminum sheets.