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Helping Hands and Magnifier

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Helping Hands and Magnifier

Helping Hands and Magnifier is an extremely useful, versatile device for holding items in position during assembly, soldering and painting. The ball joints permit adjustment to the exact positions required ensuring your work is kept precise and accurate. The heavyweight base avoids tipping and incorporates a 2.5” glass magnifier for precision viewing. Perfect for up close, intricate projects and a sturdy tool to keep your work stable whilst you are making.

  • Adjust to exact position required
  • 2.5” glass magnifier
  • Heavyweight base
  • Ideal for hobby and smaller DIY tasks

Helping Hands and Magnifier

Product Number - 6034461000

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic for model making. Holds all thr pieces steady while you paint or glue. Easy to use, and weighted stand makes it very stable. Magnifying glass attached also helps my failing eye sight see the work more clearly.
Date published: 2018-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantstic I thought that this might help me with my bead work. I was right, the helping hands is fantastic tool and made my bead work even more enjoyable. Would recommend to any one.
Date published: 2015-10-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good product Good product at a good price makes doing intricate jobs easier but my only complaint is the base could be a fraction bigger to help with the stability
Date published: 2017-09-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really Helpful Tool I make polymer clay jewellery and this tool has been really great for sticking tiny prices together whilst the glue sets. Great value too.
Date published: 2019-01-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worked great! It worked great for separating jewelry! Can remove the glass and use it to hold wires to wire them together.
Date published: 2020-12-26
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great to use when creating those finer details A handy tool, easy to use and can be used for a range of crafts not just painting models.
Date published: 2018-08-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Helping hand A very useful tool, especially when trying to glue two or more small components together
Date published: 2017-04-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great product an excellent tool for tiny details and extra fingers to help with any project
Date published: 2019-11-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from ideal for airfix modelling Grandson was delighted that he could work on his airfix models hands free
Date published: 2017-01-15
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Cheap and nasty but it works...sort of I bought this to help with modelling 'N gauge' railway bits and pieces. The lense is a bit loose in the chrome rim so a bit annoying to use as it wobbles all the time. The base, which is described as 'heavy' (presumably to prevent the thing from falling over) actually doesn't work. It still falls over anyway as it is so top heavy! Still, it was cheap to buy and I can see why! In hindsight I would spend a bit more and get something that works.
Date published: 2021-09-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excellent value for money Does everything it says on the tin. One small grouse is that the base could be heavier as prone to topple in certain situations - easily avoided if weight added to base or fixed to work surface (or to a piece of wood).
Date published: 2017-08-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Useful for boy with 1 paralyzed arm I did not get to try this product but left it for a 13 year old boy to be able to build models with in Romania where no such products are available.
Date published: 2018-05-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great value for money Great for those detailing moments and easily adjustable. I wear glasses and this is such a help when painting small 1/35 scale model figures and far cheaper than going the route of a illuminated angle lamp/magnifier. Very happy to write this review and I rarely write reviews but am more than happy to recommend this product
Date published: 2020-03-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Really useful 3rd hand Looking at the other reviews I was prepared to mount it on a baseboard for stability which I have done , this has made it rock solid, I also nipped up all the joints so they could be positioned easily without re tightening,The magnifier is very clear and makes what would be a very fidlley job a cinch.
Date published: 2017-11-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Helping hands and magnifier I have not used it yet but it will be of great help holding the smaller items of the models when they are being constructed. The only criticism is the size of the base,could do with being be a little bigger for stability reasons. All in all a good little tool and well worth the price.
Date published: 2018-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice Reasonably priced tool, unlike some others at hobby craft ( I’d rather wait the postage time from eBay with the savings made ). Anyway, this is perfect and the arms stay nice and tight as you work, I use mine for soldering and it’s great.
Date published: 2018-05-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from More than happy with the product i purchased Its been a longtime since i had a Airfix model so i purchased a basic set.Im more than happy for a basic set it has many good features.Also the staff was freindly and very helpful.
Date published: 2019-09-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Build issues The price is good and when you free off the screws it works well but I experienced 2 screws which were over tightened which nearly sheared when loosening them.
Date published: 2021-08-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Really useful piece The clips are great for painting, the only trouble is the base isn’t quite big enough to trust with the magnifying glass as well as whatever you clip to it.
Date published: 2018-01-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Brilliant It’s the best thing ever is what my done said. Brilliant for my sons soldering work hands free and the magnifying lense is great for close work
Date published: 2021-08-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from tool for 3 handed jobs the best tool I have bought for model making. ideal for those 3 handed model jobs that are very fiddly. makes soldering and gluing a lot easier
Date published: 2017-12-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Purshase Very pleased with staff, very helpful, they know what you are talking about, willing to help in anyway they can
Date published: 2021-07-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great little helping hand Perfect little gadget for multi purpose Adjusting to any angle Heavy weighted stand Can remove mag glass
Date published: 2020-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Absolutely lovely this gadget I absolutely love this gadget It's great to hold my intricate art pieces from making jewelery to fine writing
Date published: 2019-11-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Handy tool Handy little tool for a good price. Can be used in a variety of crafting projects.
Date published: 2021-05-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Happy son Brought this for my son who has taken up painting models and he is happy with it
Date published: 2022-07-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to use for detail work Simple to use but very effective for detail work.Plus a good price.
Date published: 2019-12-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great help The magnifying glass and the clamps have been a great help
Date published: 2020-07-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from So, so A great idea, lots of cool bits, just a little waffy.
Date published: 2020-08-10
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