Archive for the ‘Products & Reviews’ Category

Review: DECANO Self-Adhesive Sunroof

Published by Naseem Muaddi on April 1st, 2017

The Hog Ring - Review DECANO Self-Adhesive Sunroof

There’s a lot of money to be made in installing and repairing sunroofs. However, not every auto upholstery shop has the technical expertise to offer the service. Fortunately, the DECANO Self-Adhesive Sunroof is quick and easy to install.

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Mobile Solutions Just Made 3D Routing Easier

Published by Naseem Muaddi on March 2nd, 2017

Auto Upholstery - The Hog Ring - SFS Animal Router Shield System

Interested in 3D routing, but think it’s too difficult to master? Think again.

Mobile Solutions USA just introduced a new tool that allows fabricators to quickly and easily create 3D components on their routing machines.

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Review: Gedore Craftsman Scissors

Published by Naseem Muaddi on February 6th, 2017

The Hog Ring - Review Gedore Craftsman Scissors

No hand tool is more essential to the craft of auto upholstery than quality scissors. That’s why most trimmers spend years testing different brands and models, searching for the perfect pair. And after they find one, it never leaves their side.

To help us in the hunt, the good folks at KC Tool recently sent us a pair of Gedore Craftsman Scissors to test. Check out our review and find out how you can win a free pair.

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Review: Knipex Diagonal Super Cutters

Published by Naseem Muaddi on January 4th, 2017

The Hog Ring - Review Knipex Diagonal Super Cutters

No auto upholstery shop’s toolbox is complete without a pair of diagonal cutters. This multi-use tool is great for snapping hog rings, cutting wires, removing staples and an endless array of other tasks. That’s why trimmers always have one by their side.

The good folks at KC Tool recently sent us a pair of Knipex Twinforce Diagonal Super Cutters to test. Check out our review below and find out how you can win a pair.

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Review: Knipex Needle-Nose Hog Ring Pliers

Published by Naseem Muaddi on November 22nd, 2016

The Hog Ring - Review Knipex Needle-Nose Hog Ring Pliers

Successful auto trimmers know that it pays to invest in high quality tools, especially those we use day in and day out. One such tool is hog ring pliers, which are vital to nearly all seat cover installs.

We recently had the opportunity to test a pair of Knipex‘s unique needle-nose hog ring pliers, which we spotted at the 2016 SEMA Show. Check out our review of the hand tool and learn how you can win a pair.

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