Introduction

This guide will teach you how to take apart a backpack strap in order to replace a worn out or broken strap buckle. If you do not know how to sew, there are links included below to teach you how to go about it.

Step-by-Step:

http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-S...

Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkz6qadO...

Tools

Parts

Use a seam ripper to rip out the thread. The thread to be cut is the one that attaches the buckle to the strap. It's usually sewn to form an X on it.
  • Use a seam ripper to rip out the thread.

  • The thread to be cut is the one that attaches the buckle to the strap. It's usually sewn to form an X on it.

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Pick up the strap buckle that was attached to the strap. Take out the material from the old buckle. Take out the material from the old buckle.
  • Pick up the strap buckle that was attached to the strap.

  • Take out the material from the old buckle.

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Place the material into the new buckle. Look for the original spot which it was originally sewn and place it there. Look for the original spot which it was originally sewn and place it there.
  • Place the material into the new buckle.

  • Look for the original spot which it was originally sewn and place it there.

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Use a needle and thread to sew the material linking strap and buckle to the bag. Using a sewing machine if available would make this easier. Sew along the "X" outline on material attached to the buckle.
  • Use a needle and thread to sew the material linking strap and buckle to the bag.

  • Using a sewing machine if available would make this easier.

  • Sew along the "X" outline on material attached to the buckle.

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Finally place the strap length adjuster into the buckle. Finally place the strap length adjuster into the buckle. Finally place the strap length adjuster into the buckle.
  • Finally place the strap length adjuster into the buckle.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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