Snaps

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    Snaps

    Okay......I am trying ot get naps on to hold down my armor but.I do not have the tool to put them together. Anyone have suggestion on another way t odo this or gett around this complictaion?

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    fettcicle's Avatar
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    Re: Snaps

    I've seen people glue them on, but I don't know how well they stayed attached. I know you can buy a snap set at a craft store, it usually consists of a plastic base, with a metal pin used to hammer the tab in the center of the snap down... they're pretty cheap. I think around $7 if I can remember correctly.

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    Re: Snaps

    Yep, thats exactly what i used.I Purchased it where i bought my snaps.If they sell the snaps they should also carry the tool also.

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    broodmceto's Avatar
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    Re: Snaps

    I've had no luck with those snaps. The sew-on kind are better. I think my problem was with the tool itself, maybe if it wasn't the cheap plastic. Never could get them to line up right and it was a disaster.

    As far as putting it on your armor, a good glue should work. I think I used superglue. If you can rough up where you're going to glue it, it'll help take hold. If it's plastic, you can make little cuts to help it cement in better.

    Hope that helps...

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