Paracord Forum banner
1 - 13 of 13 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
14 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
I have a rookie question of how to weave a handcuff charm to key fob?

I have a picture below of my first attempt but it does not look very good to me.

Any suggestions?

Thanks.

 

·
Registered
Joined
·
74 Posts
Try some split rings (from hobby shop). They will allow the full cuffs to show and be a little easier to straighten the cuffs with. You will want a pair of split ring pliers because those little rings are a pain to split without the pliers.

Here's an example of a Saints bracelet that I did.
 

·
Moderator
Joined
·
2,201 Posts
Also you can try some Jump Rings. I just bought some 6mm jump rings yesterday from a local craft supply store.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
14 Posts
Discussion Starter · #6 · (Edited)
I found some 6mm snap rings at Hobby Lobby and they work very well.

However the snap ring tool is a bit of a mystery with these small snap rings. But I think I got it figured out, it just opens them enough to get the cuff through.

The cuffs lay flat with out any rough egdes sticking up.

I'll post pics later.

Found the cuffs on Esty.
 

·
Moderator
Joined
·
2,201 Posts
I found some 6mm snap rings at Hobby Lobby and they work very well.

However the snap ring tool is a bit of a mystery with these small snap rings. But I think I got it figured out, it just opens them enough to get the cuff through.

The cuffs lay flat with out any rough egdes sticking up.

I'll post pics later.

Found the cuffs on Esty.
Glad you figured it out.
 
1 - 13 of 13 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top