Colorsnaps | Tips and Tricks

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In this page, Colorsnaps gives you all the tips on attaching snaps you need to create great projects.


Colorsnaps | Snaps Attaching Tool

Snap Plus installation tool is specialized to use our Colorsnaps' product. To gain the best attaching performance, we do not recommend you to use third parties' product to attach snaps.



Front & Reverse Side

Please be sure the socket's Eight Slit is facing up when place into the Hole Panel. Do not use the reverse side due to the prong is unable to orient its correctly.

Colorsnaps | Snaps Attaching Tool

Keep It In Balanced

The best condition to attach the prongs should be firmly attached socket & duo stud inside. Improper operation may cause the components damaged. When using the tool, please do not swing excessively, keep the Top Panel in balanced and hold on center.

Colorsnaps | Keep It In Balanced



The Snap Plus is made from plastic "Polycarbonate (PC)" material. When insert the dies to die holders, it may be appeared tight or non tight conditions. If happens, this is because material shrinkage and expansion issues which caused by weather statuses.

Colorsnaps | Weather


A top piece assembled by plastic (Synthetic Resin) component which can be easily cracked under the improper hammering force. It such as the Pearl and O- Ring snaps' series. Before attaching, you may use several snap pieces to test the best hammering force.

Colorsnaps | Deformation



Long-Pronged is the Best Things?

There is none of the evidence to proved that the long prong must be better than shorten length. In fact, the best prong length should be measured from material thickness; it's not to be relied on the "long length" to solve the problem.

For instance, using the long prong may cause the defects on the thin layer fabric. In process, when a prong insert into socket / studs' groove cannot be able to bend properly. The result to be both components' surfaces protuded 5 dots shape. It's because the prong length too long as caused.

We may use the below example to find the optimum prong length. After a ring prong pierce into fabric, it allows about 40% against of the total length (X) to remain its surface. In this range, you may decide to use a short or long prong accordingly.

Colorsnaps | Long-Pronged is the Best Things



Attaching Snaps Tutorials and How-to Guides

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