Do it yourself, also known as DIY, is the method of building, modifying, or repairing things without the direct aid of experts or professionals. Academic research describes DIY as behaviors where “individuals engage raw and semi-raw materials and component parts to produce, transform, or reconstruct material possessions, including those drawn from the natural environment”.
The beginning of the video even goes through “how not to solder”, which is how Mr. Gear does it in his video here.The melted solder isn’t some fast acting glue that you can smear to join two pieces of cold metal.
How to DIY a Pet
DIY behavior can be triggered by various motivations previously categorized as marketplace motivations (craftsmanship, empowerment, community seeking, uniqueness)