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Ziplock / Longboard lock

Ziplock
Ziplock

Struggling with your longboard in the supermarket? Wish you could lock it, to grab a quick coffee?

Ziplock is a freely adjustable lock that fits around every lamp post or fence. Just wrap the steel-cable reinforced rope around the axle, through the lock and pull tight.
The lock utilizes part of a Curry clamp, commonly used in sailing, to make the rope slide through easily when tightened, but impossible to pull out without unlocking. This makes for an intuitive securing process, similar to a zip tie, and since the lock is so small and light, it can effortlessly be transported fastened around the belt, a bag, or whatever else you prefer.

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Muthesius Kunsthochschule

Muthesius Kunsthochschule
Kiel, Germany

Jakob Brand,
Muthesius Kunsthochschule, Kiel

David Rieche