Hook and loop fasteners, available from Get Packed are commonly known as Velcro fasteners.
Hook and loop fasteners consist of two layers – a hook and a loop – that when pressed together form a semi-permanent bond. The hook side is a layer of fabric with tiny hooks while the loop side comprises of loops of fibres that grip tighter and get stronger with vibration.
Hook and loop fasteners are available in many styles including with an adhesive backing in strips, coin style (circular pieces) or a sew-on style for clothing and fabric applications.
Key benefits of Velcro or hook and loop fasteners:
- Can be used thousands of times
- Will not rust or rattle
- Comes in different colours (mainly Black or White)
- Can handle extreme temperatures