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Balance shoelace / Shoelace design

Balance shoelace

Balanced shoelace gets you out of trouble, designed with a length reference in the middle, it can balance the shoelace across every hole, and assure you to get the same length when you knot.


Zhengzhou University of Light Industry

Zhengzhou University of Light Industry
Zhengzhou, China

Lei Yang,
Zhengzhou University of Light Industry

Shoushou Cui

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