How to Put the Slider Back on Your Zip Tape? Easy Trick with Fork

    How to Put the Slider Back on Your Zip Tape? Easy Trick with Fork

    11:54 AM EDT, March 23, 2021, updated: 7:13 PM EDT, March 23, 2021

    How many times have you unzipped your jacket or trousers too fast and ended up with the slider off the zipper tape? Putting it on back can take really long. But there is a smart way you can do it really fast, in just a couple of seconds. How to put a slider back on the zip instantly? All you need is… a fork!

    How to put the slider back onto the chain?

    Take a fork from the kitchen, the one with three tines. It will help you put the slider back on the tape really quickly.

    Now put the tines in such a way that the slider rests well onto the fork tines.


    Now take the jacket or trousers the slider came off. Put the tape into the slider and gently pull down so that the chain can click with the slider.

    After a few movements the slider should be back on the tape.

    Isn’t it easy? Now you know how to put the slider back in a few seconds.

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