Many people experience troubles whilst trying to undertake
DIY tasks at home – It may be using the wrong tool for the job
or trying to innovate in the absence of workshop environment – But for some that innovations can lead to a life changing route at the end of which is a product used around the world. Hickman admits to using domestic chairs as a support whilst sawing and the realisation that some sort of workshop aid was needed. Astonishingly whilst he and most others would have agreed that to be a great idea – the companies who were in a position to market such a product actually turned it down commenting that it would not sell at the intended selling price.