How to Repair a Cut Power Tool Cord

Try this DIY fix before you buy a new cord!

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Soldering gun
  • Heat gun
  • Utility knife
  • Wire stripper/cutter

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Heat shrinkable tubing (large and small diameter)
  • Rosin-core solder