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DIY Technology Repair Toolkits

The iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit Enables At-Home Tech Repairs

— November 2, 2018 — Art & Design
The Right To Repair movement is coming to fruition in the US and subsequently making it completely appropriate for consumers to perform their own repairs, so new solutions like the iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit are being put forth to help.

Developed by iFixit over the course of five years using information from thousands of different repair manuals, the kit is packed with a 64-bit screwdriver kit, tweezers, prytools, magnetic storage tray and much more. The kit works effectively alongside the organization's DIY repair videos and tutorials for replacing smartphone screens, batteries and much more without having to pay high premiums to OEMs.

The iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit is part of the growing maker movement around the world as consumers seek to save money and perform their own repairs or hacks.
Trend Themes
1. Right to Repair Movement - Opportunities for companies that offer repair toolkits and services, as more consumers advocate for their right to fix their own devices.
2. DIY Repair Kits - Growth potential in the market for DIY technology repair toolkits, as consumers look to save money by fixing their own devices.
3. Maker Movement - Expansion opportunities for companies that cater to the growing maker movement and provide tools for consumers to create, modify, or repair their own products.
Industry Implications
1. Consumer Electronics - Innovative repair solutions and services for consumer electronics can provide an edge for manufacturers in this competitive market.
2. Automotive - The automotive industry can benefit from offering consumers more options for repairing their own vehicles, as the Right To Repair movement gains momentum.
3. Home Improvement - As more consumers embrace DIY culture, home improvement industries can capitalize on this trend by offering repair toolkits for home appliances and gadgets.
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