In this Instructable I will be giving step by step procedures on how to make my "Loss Preventers" through word and illustration. You will see near duplicate steps due to my use of two different materials being used in their construction.
NO MORE LOSS, here are the two types of "Loss Preventers" that I have designed to stop those expensive losses:
Step 1: STEP 1: Viewing Two Types of Eyeglasses As They Might Be Carried in Your Shirt Pocket.
Step 2: STEP 1a: View of Second Type of Eyeglasses, As They Might Be Carried in Your Shirt Pocket.
Step 3: STEP 2: View of the Two Types of "Loss Preventers",
Step 4: STEP 3: Tools and Materials Needed.
1-package of SMALL Alligator Clips. You can find these is most any Hardware Store of Hardware Department. Notice the Ears and Ear Channel at the rear of the Clip, and the small hole at the bottom of the Clip.
Step 5: STEP 3a: Material Types to Connect Between Alligator Clips.
Type 2: 4 to 4 1/2 inches of Lighting or Lamp Pull chain, found is most Hardware Stores or Hardware Departments.
Step 6: STEP 4: Tools
that I purchased at a local Hardware Store
to fabricate my "Loss Preventers":
Long Nosed Pliers, straight.
Long Nosed Pliers, Off-Set.
Diagonal or Side Cutters.
Step 7: STEP 5: Cut to Length
Step 8: STEP 6: Set-up.
Step 9: Step 6a: Set-up.
Step 10: STEP 7: Securing the Clip Ends.
Here is the view of the completed step after attaching the chain to the Alligator Clips.
Step 11: STEP 7a: Securing the Clip Ends
Here is the view of the completed step after attaching the Elastic Stretch Cord to the Alligator Clips.
SPECIAL NOTE: After attachment, to facilitate opening and closing the Clip, I cut the knot off the end of the Elastic Stretch Cord.