There is no need to throw out a good suitcase , backpack or winter jacket just because the zipper broke. All you need is a zip tie and you can repair your broken zipper.
Follow these instructions .
Step 1: Broken Zipper
No need to buy a new jacket or backpack just because the zipper broke . All you need is a ziptie and you can fix that broken zipper.
Step 2: Remove the Broken Zipper
remove the zipper
Step 3: Make Sure the Hole Is Big Enough for Your Zip Tie
Step 4: Place Zip Tie Through Hole
Step 5: Close the Zip Tie Till Its Fully Around the Zipper
Step 6: Cut to Desired Length
Cut the zip tie and sand the sharp edges if needed.
Step 7: Now You Have a Makeshift Zipper
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