Zipper gusset not secured – Case #165

December 27, 2013


“A picture is worth a thousand words”. Practical solutions to problems encountered in the manufacturing process that demonstrate how we assist our customers’ factories to produce Right from the Start TM.

Problem: the zipper gusset is not properly secured, therefore the stitching opens during lasting.

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Impactiva solution: we got the factory to put 3 additional lock stitches to better secure the zipper gusset. With these additional stitches, it withstands lasting without opening.

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