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aglet

metal tag protecting the end of a shoe lace
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The Aglet Repair Tool is also in patent pending status with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Thirteen lace chapes (also called aglets or aiglets), one with the remnants of lace still inside the tube, together with fragments of garments with eyelets show the use of some of the laces as fastening strings.
The plastic bits on the end of shoelaces are called aglets.
The plastic on the end of shoelaces are called aglets
These function somewhat like the aglets on the ends of shoelaces that keep them from unraveling.
Aglets [Lange and Oshima 98], Voyager [ObjectSpace Corp.
Customization choices include leather and cord laces, kilties, tassels, knots and metal aglets.
A number of platforms are possible candidates for the implementation, including Aglets Work Bench from IBM, Odyssey from General Magic and Voyager from Object Space.
Like aglets, the short pieces of plastic that protect the ends of shoelaces, the tips seemed to preserve the integrity of chromosomes.
Gusseted tongue to keep the weather out -- 1,000 denier Cordura -- Reflective strip on the heel for enhanced visibility -- Binding tape on all exposed edges increasing material durability -- Urethane filled Crash Pad for heel protection -- Texon board in the forefoot to prevent pedal poke -- Glass-filled nylon shank to stiffen the mid sole, increasing pedal stroke leverage -- 55A durometer outsole for better pedal grip -- Steel aglets and eyelets -- Toe cap for easy cage entry -- Deep heel cup and arch support in insole for enhanced fit while riding