Metaluxe is the only zip style that does not work directly with the Universal Adapter. See further down on how to identify a Metaluxe zip.
ATTACHING THE UNIVERSAL ADAPTER MAY DAMAGE A METALUXE ZIP.
Exceptionally, for Metaluxe zips made by the brand "YKK", we are able to provide additional adapters that would work with our universal extender.
If you think your zip is Metaluxe or are unsure, please email us with the following information:
- A clear photo of your zip, including the slider or sliders (if there are more than one).
- Length of zip
- Letters / numbers on the back of the slider(s)
With the above information, we will be able to advise you if an adapter is available and how to include it with your order for a Universal Jacket Extender.
Identifying Metaluxe Zippers
Compare the outside of your zip to the unique saw-tooth shape in the photo below. This shape is what Metaluxe looks like and how we identify it.
The color can be silver, gold or another darker color. The material is plastic however is designed to look like metal.
Some brands that may use Metaluxe zippers include:
- O’Neil (certain models only)
- Columbia (certain models only)