The World’s Most Perfect Zipper

Under Armour has done something that hasn’t been done in almost 100 years:

Improve the zipper.

The Magzip uses a strong magnet and new clasp to automatically push the ends of the zipper together. The result? You can zip the zipper with just one hand.

The original zipper was first introduced at the 1893 World’s Fair. And, for the most part, it’s remained unchanged since.

To me, the biggest benefit of this new design is zipping a jacket while wearing gloves. As you know, that can be a real chore. So if this new zipper can make that task easier, I’m all for it. The new zipper will be paired with Under Armour products later this year.

Thoughts?

 

 

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9 Responses to “The World’s Most Perfect Zipper”

  1. 8of12
    February 11, 2014 at 1:13 pm #

    Ooooo…..interesting!

  2. Jammer860558 from animal jam and is more popular than julian2
    February 11, 2014 at 3:58 pm #

    wow this is cool it would be awesome if under armour would allow other companies to use their design. Now that would be cool!

    • MrMan
      February 13, 2014 at 6:30 pm #

      Probably not, and their gonna raise prices for the jackets on which it features. They will have a monopoly.

      • Rooster32
        February 17, 2014 at 12:44 pm #

        Probaly. :(

      • Jammer860558 from Animal Jam and is more popular than julian2
        February 22, 2014 at 10:30 am #

        Unfortunately your probably right.

      • Anonymous
        February 23, 2014 at 7:07 am #

        That was my first thought too…

  3. Wise Guy
    February 11, 2014 at 5:05 pm #

    Cool.

  4. Koro
    March 6, 2014 at 12:25 pm #

    Will you be able to leave your zipper unzipped? Seems like the magnet would keep connecting to the other end.

  5. Bodysteeler
    April 21, 2014 at 2:16 am #

    woooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooowwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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