Zipper Repair For Your Boat

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Replacement Zipper Slider on a Boat

If you’re an avid boater, then you know that boats have zippers everywhere. You’ll find zippers on the bridge enclosure, the boat cover, seat cushions, life jackets, and even non-boat-specific items like duffel and gear bags or your fishing vest. It’s a pain to have a zipper break on a gear bag or vest, but… Read more »

Wetsuit Zipper Repair

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Fix the broken zipper on a wetsuit

There’s nothing more frustrating than having a day on the water ruined by a broken zipper on your wetsuit. But before you throw away your old wetsuit, or spend a lot of money getting a wetsuit zipper repair check out our guide for replacing the broken zipper slider on a wetsuit for under $10. Signs… Read more »

Fix the Broken Zipper on Your Pants

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Let me begin by saying that I hate to shop for pants. It seems like a miracle when I can actually find a pair that fit right AND are on sale. So you can imagine my frustration when the zipper on my semi-new golf shorts broke (kind of like that time I had a broken… Read more »

Tent Zipper Repair

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how to fix a tent zipper

There must be a broken tent zipper epidemic going on, because the majority of the phone calls I’ve received this week are from people who need a tent zipper repair. Actually, it probably has more to do with the fact that spring is here, and people are digging their camping gear out of the garage and finding broken zippers. If you’re having… Read more »

FixnZip Awards & Reviews

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We’re very excited about all the positive feedback we’ve been getting since the launch of the FixnZip™, and we wanted to take a moment to share it with you. From blog reviews to awards at tradeshows, and even a feature in a recently published book, people seem to be happy with the product. But why… Read more »

Sleeping Bag Zipper Repair

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Sleeping Bag Zipper Repair

It’s October, and the weather has officially transitioned to fall here in Portland, OR. We’ve been getting beautiful sunny days here in the Northwest, but the nights have been getting noticeably colder. It’s the time of year when I actually zip up my sleeping bag when I go camping, which brings me to the topic… Read more »

Golf Bag Zipper Repair

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FixnZip on a Golf Bag

Golf Bag Zipper Problems I’ve been getting an influx of emails. These emails ask if the FixnZip® will work for a golf bag zipper repair and for golf carts. One guy told me a squirrel attacked his bag and broke the zipper slider. I googled it; apparently squirrel vandalism is a legitimate issue for the… Read more »

Welcome to the FixnZip Blog

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Welcome to the very first FixnZip blog post. My name is Jonathan and I’ve been working at FixnZip for about a year. In my time working here, I’ve gathered more information about zippers than any normal person should.  As I’ve talked with our customers, I’ve realized that there’s a general lack of information about zippers… Read more »