March’s Repair Cafe

We were at St George’s Church where we met Geraldine.

IMG_3958Who needed Sam’s help to fix her handbag…

IMG_3960 After unscrewing the clasp

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and feeding the material back in the clasp was screwed back together and the repair was complete!

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Mattia’s skills were needed by one of our youngest fixers yet

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to help fix her toy train.

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Mike brought along his broken FreeSat Recorder.

IMG_3956The circuit board was taken out after a bit of persuasion IMG_3961to change one of the resistors

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and although we couldn’t test it at the time Mike emailed us when he got home to say it was fixed.

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Mattia went on to help another chap fix his speakers.

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Tom showed us some new darning techniques

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and a lovely old darning mushroom with a built-in light (with original battery)!

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