DIY: How to Properly Clean Tools
Video tutorial on how to properly clean your tools. If you take care of your tools, they’ll take care of you. Keeping them clean will ensure they last many years while functioning correctly and it also looks aesthetically pleasing too. Here I will be using a couple different cleaners. For any metal components I would recommend using a solvent based cleaner as they are able to withstand the stronger chemicals. Unfortunately solvent based cleaners are far too harsh. They can deteriorate, dry out, bleach the color, or damage the finish on plastic or rubber parts.