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    Source for cord locks, toggles in qualtity?

    I'd like to add some cord locks, if that is the right name, to the tarp sleeves I make. Those things that ate standard on stuff sacks... Local stores sell the at 3 dollars a pair and just one large size. Where can I get smaller, round, bulk ones?
    Thanks!
    When I find a source, I will send my previous customers a set as well.

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    http://www.strapworks.com/Cord_Locks_p/pcl-barrell.htm

    I have used these guys before. No issues.
    An emergency of my own making...is still an emergency.

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    Quest Outfitters has a decent selection. For very large quantities there may be wholesalers with better prices.

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    BackWoods DayDreamer Gear is another good source. --Oops, but not round though.


    "Civilization is the limitless multiplication of unnecessary necessities."
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    Quote Originally Posted by NCPatrick View Post
    BackWoods DayDreamer Gear is another good source. --Oops, but not round though.
    I never know how much stuff he has there. I have to bookmark him.
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    I found mine at WM in the camping section. Box of 4 for a couple of bucks. Not bad if you need them fast and only need a few. Otherwise, go with the above vendors. Way cheaper in bulk.
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    We stock a few sizes and I have done a "wholesale" price on some things for folks that need in larger quantities.
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    3 bucks a pair!? holy cow! I get mine at a local outdoor shop for about 30 cents each.

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    They're not all of equal quality...some are so weak as to be worthless, some are okay, and then, there are those that came on my Wiggy's sleeping bag. Holy chalupa! I could almost use them for an adjustable hammock suspension. Awesome.
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