Secure buckles for baby equipment and innovative baby items

Secure buckles for baby equipment and innovative baby items

New parents face a huge number of challenges, from responsibilities relating to their child right through to everyday tasks where they normally use both hands – which now have to be managed with a child in tow. It often takes a while before everything can run smoothly. In these situations, all parents tend to wish at one point or another that they had a third hand. A great deal of things would be so much easier to accomplish, especially with small children around – one hand for the child, the other two for everything else.

As the dream of a third hand is out of reach, and it is not possible to manage everything with just one hand, parents need solutions such as buckles that can be operated with one hand to tackle this problem. Helpful baby equipment is therefore necessary that can make everyday tasks easier for adults – whether it’s strapping children into the car seat, putting on the baby carrier, or opening the diaper bag.

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Fidlock goes Eurobike 2018

Fidlock goes Eurobike 2018

Discover the versatile fastening solutions from Fidlock for bikes and cycling accessories – from attachments, luggage systems, and helmet buckles to fasteners on cycling wear, bags, and more: We will be at EUROBIKE 2018 in Friedrichshafen from July 8th – 10th 2018 to present our innovative magnetic-mechanical fasteners made by Fidlock for a wide range of application areas. Visit our exhibition stand (Hall A4, Booth 206), to see various attachment solutions – based on new and proven Fidlock technology – in action on our “TWIST” Series. New additions include bike accessories such as bags and bottles for every biker.

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New Fidlock Technology

New Fidlock Technology

The designers and product developers at Fidlock are constantly working on new fasteners, buckles and new technolgies. Thanks to their tireless efforts, Fidlock has a huge selection of fasteners and technologies that customers can choose from. Sometimes the buckle or the technology is so specific it is made for one application, such as the Fidlock Helmet Buckles. Often times though the Fidlock technologies and fasteners can be used for a wide variety of applications.

This newest technology falls into the second category. The Fidlock Winch is not only a new fastener but also presents an brand new technology, this is the fastener we want to present to you today.

The Fidlock Winch combines the infamous magnetic-mechanical Fidlock concept with that of a ratchet. This unique combination allows the user to not only use the Fidlock Winch to open and close their applications but also to adjust them. Thanks to this combination the fields of application are endless ranging from shoes, to vests, to helmets, orthopaedic aids to even blinds.

As there are a sheer endless amount of application suggestions, we cannot possibly cover them all, which is why we would like to present a small selection to give you an idea of where we would envision this fastners use.

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Modular System by Fidlock

Modular System by Fidlock

We already introduced our newest development to you: The Fidlock magnetic bicycle bottle holder and water bottle. As with all Fidlock products this attachment wasn’t designed solely for one purpose. Building on the mechanics of the bicycle water bottle holder our development team has designed a modular system with which one can not only attache the water bottle to the bike, but also a bottle to a bag, a bag to a bike or a bag to another bag. Fidlock knows no boundries when it comes to modular systems, if something needs an attachment, then an attachment shall be made!

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North Face sneakers with magnetic buckle

North Face sneakers with magnetic buckle

The North Face Korea has brought out an innovative pair of sneakers featuring the Fidlock magnetic buckle –  HOOK Rope. These brand new sneakers without laces are not only stylish but practical too. The magnetic buckle is easily snapped into place, and thanks to the flexible rope can easily be adjusted to fit your foot.  The lightweight, durable material make the north face sneakers very comfortable and flexible. These North Face sneakers have gotten rid of unsightly velcro and annoying shoelaces and given consumers something new, fresh, and innovative: Sneakers with a magnetic buckle! Customers are always in for a great surprise when the patented Fidlock Concept is paired with excellent, innovative design.

Magnetic Bicycle Water Bottle

Everyone is telling us to drink plenty of water throughout the day, this of course is more important when you are an active person.  So when you are riding your bike to and from work or on a bike trip somewhere, it is always important to have your bicycle water bottle with you. The cages to keep the bottle in are always in the way though and its always a struggle to get it back in once you’ve taken a sip. Fidlock noticed this problem and realized it was time for a solution! Which leads to us introduce our brand new bottle twist, combing the bicycle water bottle with a magnetic attachment! Making life a whole lot easier for thirsty bikers!

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fastener for strollers diaper bag baby carrier

Fidlock fastener for children’s strollers, diaper bags, etc.

Highly functional, easy to operate and extremely useful – this is how most users find their first experience of a Fidlock fastener. The advantages of the magnetic and mechanical fasteners are immediately apparent, particularly in areas of use where convenient one-handed operation and safety are vital. This “simplicity” is based on many years of development work and numerous patents for the Fidlock concept, which forms the basis for a wide-ranging portfolio of fastener solutions, including many fasteners that reveal their full strengths when used on equipment for babies and children. That means wherever simple operation and safety are of primary importance. These applications include, for example, strollers, bike trailers, baby carriers, high chairs, diaper bags, and many more.

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New: snap lock V-buckle 25

Snap lock with twofold security

Whether it is a camera, notebook, other electronic equipment, or any additional equipment that is of particular value to the user: If you are carrying valuable equipment, you want to have peace of mind and know your things are stored as securely as possible. A secure case and a well-padded bag are therefore an important part of your kit, while a reliable snap lock that guarantees quick access and simultaneously keeps your belongings safe is the other essential part. With the snap lock V-buckle 25 Fidlock provides a new snap lock that offers the ideal solution for applications with a high security requirement.

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A quick overview of the HOOK family: Magnetic fasteners for large loads

Product designer Artur Tucholke from Fidlock about the HOOK buckle family: “… The load resistance can be achieved thanks to the hook- a fixed undercut – on the magnetic fasteners that gives its name to the entire product family. ….”

The motorcycle luggage mount from Hepco Becker

With their Lock-it tank bag system, Hepco Becker present a reliable, convenient and easy-to-use solution to securely attach motorcycle luggage to the tank. To go with the Lock-it tank ring, the innovative motorcycle luggage mount based on the Fidlock SLIDER fastener, Hepco Becker has now developed a new tank bag system comprising six different models for different demands. All of the bag models can automatically be connected to the high-power magnet on the steel ring of the Lock-it tank ring as required and, thanks to an additional mechanical catch, will hold firm on any road condition and yet can be removed again in no time at all.