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December 31, 2015 AT 6:00 am

3D Printing a New Type of Zip Tie

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3D Print.com shared:

Thanks to 3D Printing and Marbles LLC, Never Injure Yourself with a Cable Tie Again

Marbles, a research and design firm based in Bonita Springs, Florida, specializes in redesigning common, everyday products to make them more ergonomic. One of those everyday products is, yes, the cable tie. Founder and managing partner Will Scott and industrial designer Gihoon Song designed the ties with a simple yet valuable twist – they are releasable. They still provide a strong, secure hold, but when you’re ready to remove them, there’s no need for bloodshed.

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