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Apex ® WaveLoc® / Apex ® WaveLoc®

Apex ® WaveLoc®

OutDoor INDUSTRY AWARD

- plastic buckle component used for webbing adjustment on lightweight backpacks
- answer for the use of thin tape webbing in Lightweight packs-
- WaveLoc® adjuster geometry utilizes patented technology which produces a treacherous path to hold tape in place when not under tension
- adjustment still easy, WaveLoc® adjuster does not harm webbing like teeth or barbs do
- works best with .46-.51mm thick tape
- reduces “roping” affect on the webbing often times seen with thin tape and traditional webbing adjusters
- adjuster geometry currently incorporated into 16mm, 20mm and 25mm one-piece LadderLoc® adjusters and two-piece buckles

OutDoor INDUSTRY AWARD

Client / Manufacturer

ITW Nexus

ITW Nexus
Des Plaines, IL, United States

Design

ITW Nexus

ITW Nexus
Des Plaines, IL, United States

Scott Kalosa Steve Keller