Zipper Care


  • Gear Aid Zipper Cleaner + Lubricant
  • Gear Aid Zipper Lubricant Stick

Zipper Lubrication / Cleaning

Gear Aid Zipper Cleaner + Lubricant

Cleans and lubricates nylon and metal zippers:

  • Before applying, unzip garment and clean zippers with the applicator brush.
  • Open cap and brush generous amounts of lubricant onto zipper teeth.
  • Re-apply regularly, especially before long storage periods.
  • Close cap and rinse brush after use.
  • Apply Zipper Lubricant Stick when finished for further protection

Gear Aid Zipper Lubricant Stick

Lubricates and protects nylon and metal zippers:

  • Rub lubricant up and down zipper teeth.
  • Work zipper to fully lubricate entire mechanism.
  • Re-apply regularly.
  • Store product in a cool dry place away from direct sunlight.

Note: For prolonged storage of drysuits and dry tops store with zipper all the way open. If left closed for long periods, the zipper's sealing elements can take on a "compression set" making them less effective.