Cordends Models | Metal Cord Lock (Stopper) Types
Cord Lock and Tie: What's the Difference?
Maybe you've heard the terms cord and cord stopper before. However, some of us can be confused with their names and functions. What are the differences between them and how to use them properly? Here we will discuss their definitions, applications and differences.
Cord Lock (Stopper)
The cord lock, also called stopper and cord stabilizer, is a small tool that is applied to the ropes placed on the waist and bottom of garments for knot-free crimping. Generally speaking, a cord lock consists of 3 parts: a spring, a slide and a slide way. The secret of the convenience of a cord lock lies in the application. When you tighten the cord lock and hold to align all holes, the tension is released so that the stopper can move freely. Then, when you release the clutch, the tension is reactivated by the spring and the cord lock can remain anywhere you want.
Cord locks are usually made of zinc alloy and plastic and are available in various shapes, sizes and colors for different purposes. For example, in the switshortin hood for quick and easy closing and opening, the bottom of the tracksuits
They can be used on waist and waist of waist, winter coat and jackets, jackets or storage bags. Therefore, you do not make a complicated node to close an open end, or you do not make great efforts to untie the node.
It is also known as a collector or tie end in the codon portion with a small sheath or draw string that covers the end of a cord to prevent the fibers from unwinding. Unlike a bead lock, it is a narrow sleeve that does not have any accessories, so it can be easily used in a bond.
Cord ends are usually made of zinc alloy or plastic. Initially, they are applied to clothing and sports products to provide protection to the end of the yarn. However, it is also considered a garment ornament to emphasize the detail in elegance. Surprisingly, they are produced in the form of bells, cylinders, spirals, cubes and the like. They can be designed in any shape you want. They can also be painted, printed, engraved, dyed or electroplated to your preference.