This new heat gun tool kit is for welding plastics to repair parts and performing other maintenance jobs. The kit features a choice of three types of heat guns, a selection of seven specialized nozzles, a 1-lb supply of plastic welding rod, a small solder and shrink sleeve protector, and several tools including a screwdriver, pliers, and side cutters. Packaged in a carrying case, the kit includes an instruction handbook covering various types of repairs.

The Malcom Company, attn: George Bixby, 25 Abbot St., Andover, MA 01810; 800-289-7505; 978-475-7242 (fax); (e-mail); (Web site).