At Boulder U-Fix-It Clinic events, people bring all sorts of broken appliances, toys, electronics, clothing, and jewelry and work with volunteer coaches to learn hands-on repair skills. A set of tools is available for each participant to use.
Appliances, toys, tools ...
Small appliances – toasters, vacuums, blenders, etc.
Electronic games and toys
If you have the replacement part or specialized tool you’ll need, bring it with you.
Mending (missing button, rip in seam, tear in fabric)
Hemming (too short or too long)
Minor alterations (take in at sides, shorten plain sleeves, etc.)
If you have the missing button, a fabric to patch with or a matching thread, etc. please bring it with you!
Broken clasps, restringing, chain repairs, re-assembly
Ongoing virtual clinics - various dates and times, via video conference, with other Fix-It Clinics and Repair Cafes around the world.
Photos from our past clinics:
Apr 5, 2020 International Virtual Fix-It Clinic (video)
Mar 15, 2020 Virtual clinic
More : Photo archive (2013-2018)