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Genuine (not bonded) leather can be repaired with sandpaper and super glue! 0:24 - Why you may need a subpatch 0:38 - Cutting the subpatch and rounding the corners 1:05 - Inserting the subpatch 1:44 - Gluing the patch to the leather 3:20 - Demonstration of the Sandpaper Super Glue method 5:01 - Dyeing the leather using Rub 'n Restore® Walnut color Check out our video on cat scratch damage which has better close-up footage of this method: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J5d1-encXPk Don't believe us? We used this method for nearly 30 years as professional leather repair artisans serving Southern California's auto, aviation, and RV industries. http://www.vinylladies.com The Sandpaper-Super-Glue Method is best for minor damage. Larger areas requiring flexibility should be repaired with a flexible compound like FC1 Soft Filler demonstrated in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BwL8O-LZb_k More information about repairing your own leather or vinyl, along with free written instructions, here: https://www.rubnrestore.com/leather-repair/ Follow us on social media! @RubnRestore Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RubnRestore/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rubnrestore/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/rubnrestore Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/rubnrestore/ Google+: https://plus.google.com/+RubnRestore LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/rub-%27n-restore-inc.
Mike Phillips demonstrates how to properly clean and protect your Corvette's canvas convertible top using RaggTopp products.
Have you ever noticed how airplane seats are almost always blue, and have you ever wondered if there’s a special reason for that? We’re going to answer this and other popular plane-related questions and also help you pick the best seat aboard as a bonus. With the stress and apprehension that comes with traveling, especially by air, airlines understood that it’s important to calm passengers down and reassure them that everything’s gonna be alright. It turns out blue is the perfect color to send that message. As for materials, the seats can be upholstered with either faux leather or fabric. As a rule, in aircrafts used for long-distance flights, like transatlantic ones, the seats are upholstered with fabric because it’s more breathable for the skin, so passengers won’t sweat, chafe, or experience any discomfort. Tracks on the floor of the aircraft allow rows of seats to be organized at the airline’s discretion, so companies take advantage of this in order to install as many seats as they can physically cram into the space. That’s why plane windows don’t line up with the seats. Most planes are painted white to save money on fuel. The heavier the plane is (and it gets heavier when painted), the more fuel it needs. The color white also reflects light better, which means the plane won’t overheat because of the sun’s rays. Plus, white makes it easier to notice cracks, leaks, and any other damage that needs to be fixed. The temperature onboard is kept close to freezing for a reason. Many airplane passengers get hypoxia, which is when a person is more likely to faint at high altitudes than on the ground. It happens when bodily tissues don’t get enough oxygen. To minimize the risk of it, airlines keep the temperature low. Music: Rondo Brothers - Special Ed https://www.youtube.com/audiolibrary/music TIMESTAMPS Why are the seats blue? 0:50 Fabric or leather? 2:41 Why don’t plane windows line up with the seats? 3:53 Why are planes white? 4:53 Why is it so cold on planes? 6:07 Where do the pilots sleep? 7:27 Bonus: how to choose the best seat 8:40 SUMMARY -According to scientists, most people associate the color blue with reliability and safety, which is essential even for travelers who don’t suffer from aerophobia. Blue slows down your heart rate and relaxes tension. -As a rule, in aircrafts used for long-distance flights, the seats are upholstered with fabric because it’s more breathable for the skin. Artificial leather works great for short flights. It’s extremely wearproof, and even spilled drinks don’t stain it. -Plane windows don’t line up with the seats because airlines care about profits and try to install as many seats as they can physically cram into the space. -Planes are white out of economy: paint can make a plane anywhere from 600-1,200 lbs heavier, and the heavier the aircraft is, the more fuel it needs. -To minimize the risk of passengers fainting, airlines keep the temperature and air pressure in the cabin really low. -On flights that are longer than 10½ hours, pilots take turns resting in private bunks for the crew. In case there’s no special rest area onboard or if the flight isn’t that long, pilots take a break in the seat rows within or near the cockpit or even in the passenger cabin. -If you don’t want to listen to the hum of the engine throughout your whole flight, then choose a seat closer to the airplane’s nose. If you’re tall, be sure to sit next to the emergency exit. Subscribe to Bright Side : https://goo.gl/rQTJZz ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Our Social Media: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/brightside/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/brightgram/ 5-Minute Crafts Youtube: https://www.goo.gl/8JVmuC ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- For more videos and articles visit: http://www.brightside.me/
In this video I am showing 5 useful tips for leather crafters • Tip 1: threading needles • Tip 2: finishing a stitching • Tip 3: Water finishing • Tip 4: Making a belt loop • Tip 5: Cutting a symmetrical template •••Purchase pdf and acrylic leather craft patterns here: https://am-leathercraft.com/ •••Purchase custom-made leather stamps:https://am-leathercraft.com/pages/custom-made-stamps •••Support me to create more and better content on Patreon: www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=7419804 Leather craft tool list: Affordable leather crafting tool kit: http://amzn.to/2nGuJ8C ------------------ List of tools : ------------------ - Scratch awl: http://amzn.to/2nBcFya - NT cutter: http://amzn.to/2o3wCJT - Mallet: http://amzn.to/2ooxETF - Saddler leather hammer: http://amzn.to/2omBta5 - Crepe eraser to clean products: http://amzn.to/2oZk0YC - Regad electric creasing equipement: https://www.etsy.com/shop/CraftnTools...
I will explain what most people are looking for when they want to buy their first Industrial Sewing Machine. Some examples of good first triple feed (walking foot, needle feed, drop feed) sewing machines: Singer 111 and 211, Juki LU-562 and 563, 1541, Seiko STH-8BLD, Consew 206-RB and others. I talk about guys but I am not excluding the girls here. Sometimes these words are not necessarily gender specific. You know what I mean man? (See what I did there?) The girls are definitely welcome here. Thank you so much for your support and please consider sharing my video, liking my video and subscribing to my channel. Filmed, Edited and Produced by Jason Potts Music: Vann Westfold May 2nd, 2007 Sampled Choir played on Steinberg's Halion. https://www.freesound.org/people/Vann%20Westfold/sounds/34301/
Leather Repair: This video shows you how to repair the damage to a leather car seat bolster, caused by abrasions as you get in and out of the car.
The product we use to make the repair is called a Leather Colourant Kit and can be provided in many pre matched car colours, or you can always send in a sample for an exact colour match.
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