What Is A Buckle Clasp?

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The buckle or clasp is a device used for fastening two loose ends, with one end attached to it and the other held by a catch in a secure but adjustable manner.


What is a pin buckle clasp?

A traditional buckle, in which one end of the strap is slipped through a buckle with a pin used to secure the fit.


What is a Tang clasp?

The Tang buckle is similar to a traditional men's belt buckle. It will often leave a crease in the strap, but it is closer to the original style of buckle used by the members of the Italian Navy. The deployant, or folding clasp, will not leave as much of a mark in the strap and it less original.


How do you adjust the clasp on a metal watch band?

How do I adjust the stainless steel mesh strap?

  • On the adjustable buckle, open the top clasp.
  • Place a flathead screwdriver or spring bar tool in the square slot....
  • Slide the adjustable buckle to the desired position (make sure the clasp is set in one of the indentations on the back of the band).
  • Close the piece with the square slot and press it down toward the strap.

  • How To Install A Deployant Clasp

    In this video we show you how to install a deployant clasp on a watch that already has a standard prong buckle. It's a very ...

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