Who Invented Velcro?


The hook-loop fastener was invented in 1941 by Swiss engineer, George de Mestral who lived in Commugny, Switzerland.
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Swiss engineer George de Mestral invented Velcro back in 1948. He first got the idea after seeing how burrs attatch themselves to clothing.
The credit of inventing Velcro goes to George de Mestrel, a swiss engineer. The idea of developing the fastener came to the engineer when he removed burdock seeds from his clothes
The inspiration for Velcro came about when Swiss engineer George deMaestral took a closer look at those annoying cockleburs that stick so well to things like dog fur and your favorite
Velcro was invented by George de Mestral, a Swiss engineer, in 1948, who was inspired by the
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Velcro was invented by Swiss engineer and inventor, George de Mestral who lived in Commugny, Switzerland. The idea came to him on a summer day in 1948 after returning home and discovering burrs on his clothes and his dog's fur.
The person that is credited with the invention of Velcro, which is a fabric fastening device used in many forms from clothing to furniture to medical uses, is a Swiss engineer named Georges de Mestral.
Velcro was first invented in 1941 by Swissman George D Mestral. He first patented velcro in 1955 but it took him until the late 1950's before he actually was able to work out the kinds and manufacture velcro for resale.
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