New use for an old camera accessory

Just did this.  Did you ever lose or break the string in a pair of sweat pants ?    Well, to put a new one in, if you have an old camera shutter release cable, you can easily pull a new string through.  The cable is thin and flexible enough to push / pull through the waistband.  Attach a new string, and pull out the cable.     It helps if you have a long cable release

4 Answers

Would have never thought of that!

I was desperate. My wife needed it done.

That beats my method of pushing a closed safety pin through.

That’s what I was about to do, when I thought of the cable release.


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