You will need
- - metal tube with a diameter of 6 mm; - plate, tinned sheet metal; stainless wire; finished parts from another umbrella; - soldering iron; - pliers.
Most often in any zhelobkova broken umbrella spokes. To repair them, find a metal tube with a diameter of 6 mm and cut a piece of 3 cm length For this purpose you can use the aerial from a portable TV or radio. Straighten the ends of broken spokes, put the tube and pinch the ends with pliers.
If damaged tubular rivets at the ends of the spokes, insert it in the small hole cut soft stainless wire and twist the ends. Not paying attention to this issue, you may detect damaged tissue of the umbrella.
The design of the umbrella-the machine provides work with tape, if it broke, replace it. To do this, Unscrew the top plug, remove the cloth, remove the nail-clamping of the top node. Then remove the entire Assembly, put a hand to open the tube and very gently open. Be careful, inside is a powerful spring that can fly. Remove the roller and replace the belt.
Very often the umbrellas-machines break traction in place of their swivel. To start pull repair is necessary only when all connections are weakened and removed from hooks. Cut from a piece of tin-plated 0.2-0.3 mm tinplate small plate 40х12 mm and bend it along the length, turning in the trough. If one of the broken halves of the deformed thrust – straighten it. Will saludito the ends and install the pickguard, propagte the repair along the entire length.
Children's umbrella with automatic opening sometimes stops working the clip securing mechanism in the closed state. To eliminate this fault of the umbrella-the machine as follows: press the locking tab and slide it towards the handle. Remove the bent pin from the tube of the rod and straighten, then re-attach. If the metal is of poor quality, such measures will not for a long time, so it is better to replace the clip on the new one.
Many men, characterized by a practical view of things, want to buy umbrellas automatic type. In fact, this design is rightly considered the most convenient and simple. Perhaps, the degree of impact the appearance of an umbrella-the machine is inferior canes, however, for comfort of use with this model it is unlikely that it can match.
The umbrellas-machines locks are used balls pressed by a spring. Sometimes they wear out or break and the umbrella ceases to be locked in open or closed position. It is best to replace the bearing ball, but this ball is hard enough to find at least due to the fact that the small bearing is hard to find, and if it is, then break it.
Advice 2 : How to dry your umbrella-automatic
It is no secret that proper care of things extends their life. This statement is fully true for umbrellas. An important point in caring for them is in how their drying.
You will need
- - Umbrella-automatic;
- - racking.
Never leave wet umbrella in a folded closed. If you do not take special measures to dry the umbrella, it will quickly lose their appearance and may acquire an unpleasant smell.
Before you cross the threshold of the room, close and open again the umbrella-the machine to remove rainwater. Then the cane umbrella is to be folded, a folding umbrella is left open.
Automatic umbrella-cane in the folded, but not closed hang by the handle tip down. If the frame of the umbrella is metal, once the fabric dries, open the umbrella and leave it for a while unfolded. This sequence of drying to avoid stretching the fabric of the umbrella and will protect metal parts from rust.
Folding umbrella-automatic dry immediately when open, because due to the design of folded, it may take a while to retain moisture. The probability that a fabric with this method of drying, stretch, small: in the production of modern umbrellas use high quality materials, practically not subjected to tension.
Never dry the umbrellas in the towel, batteries and other heating devices - it can lead to deformation of the tissue. Also to avoid a fire hazard do not dry umbrellas near the stove. In the summer, straight umbrella, do not leave in direct sunlight – it can burn out.
If the umbrella belongs to the category of inexpensive and not very high quality, we cannot completely exclude the possibility of stretching of the fabric during drying in the clear.
For drying of the umbrella is best suited in a well ventilated room.