These interesting "Top Pinch" Strap Connectors can be used a couple of different ways.
The thickness accomodation of them can allow for a permanent replacement to using magnetic snaps to cinch your bag together.
Or you can use them along your top bag edge to provide the proper strap ring direction to install a covered suitcase handle.
These strap connectors will accommodate a strap width of 16mm (5/8") and can accommodate both leather and fabric straps easily. They will also accommodate a bag thickness of 5.5mm (~1/4").
Currently available in Glossy Nickel, Light Gold and Gun Metal finishes.
Sold as a set of four, meaning you will receive four connectors, four full-size washers and eight screws.
Outer Dimensions: 50mm (2") long x 16mm (5/8") wide x 21mm (3/4) at it thickest width
Inner Ring Dimensions: 16mm (5/8") wide x 8mm (~5/16") high
- Tips and Hints: You may also want to apply an adhesive such as Fabric Tac or Ht2 Guttermann Textile glue for extra bonding strength. Just dab a small amount along the front hardware plate prior to installing. It is also recommened that LocTite or glue to be used in the screw holes to ensure a permanent hold.