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Shiffler Snap Cap Replacement Chair Glide Cap, Fits 7/8"-1.25" Diameter Glides

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The final word in Felt Floor Protection - Shiffler's SNAP CAP! This unique design ensures there will be no more scuffs, scratches and black marks on your shiny, vinyl, wood or tile floors. Quick, snap-on installation! Once on, kids can't pull them off. Just fit around your glide and snap the two halves together to function as chair glide covers. Fits the most popular chair glide base sizes from 7/8 inch through 1-1/4 inch. These chair glide caps feature heavy black felt fibers, molded on a rugged, snug-fitting, silver gray, nylon body. Now it's possible to do a whole classroom in minutes! It's a SNAP with these chair glide covers.

Benefits of Using a Snap Cap

The benefits of using a snap cap replacement chair glide cap include:

Protecting floors: Snap cap replacement chair glide caps can protect floors from scratches, dents, and other damage caused by moving chairs. They create a smooth surface between the chair and the floor, reducing the friction and impact that can damage floors.

Extending the lifespan of chairs: Snap cap replacement chair glide caps can also help extend the lifespan of chairs. By reducing the friction and impact on chair legs, snap caps can prevent wear and tear, reducing the need for frequent chair replacements.

Noise reduction: Snap cap replacement chair glide caps can help reduce noise in classrooms and other school settings. They create a smooth surface that reduces the sound of chairs scraping against the floor, making it easier for students and teachers to focus.

Easy installation: Snap cap replacement chair glide caps are easy to install. They simply snap onto the end of the chair leg, without the need for special tools or equipment. This makes it easy for schools to replace worn or damaged chair glide caps quickly and efficiently.

Overall, snap cap replacement chair glide caps can provide numerous benefits for schools. They protect floors, extend the lifespan of chairs, reduce noise, and are easy to install. By investing in snap caps, schools can create a more comfortable and functional learning environment for students and staff.

Why are Snap Caps Useful for Schools?

The Shiffler Snap Cap Replacement Chair Glide Cap serves a different purpose than snap caps used in firearms. The Shiffler Snap Cap is specifically designed as a chair glide cap to be used in schools and other educational settings. These chair glide caps have their own set of benefits:

Floor Protection: Snap caps, or chair glide caps, are designed to be fitted onto the bottom of chair legs or other furniture legs. They help protect the floors from scratches, scuffs, and other damages that may occur due to regular movement or sliding of chairs. By providing a smooth and protective surface, snap caps reduce wear and tear on the floor, prolonging its lifespan and reducing maintenance costs.

Noise Reduction: The snap caps serve as a cushioning layer between the chair legs and the floor, minimizing noise caused by dragging or moving chairs. This is particularly useful in educational settings where a quiet and focused environment is desired, such as classrooms, libraries, or study areas. By reducing noise disruptions, snap caps contribute to a more conducive learning atmosphere.

Easy Installation and Replacement: The Shiffler Snap Cap Replacement Chair Glide Caps are designed to fit 7/8" to 1-1/4" diameter glides, making them versatile and compatible with a wide range of chair legs. They can be easily installed or replaced as needed, allowing for efficient maintenance and customization based on specific furniture requirements.

In summary, the Shiffler Snap Cap Replacement Chair Glide Caps offer floor protection, noise reduction, and ease of installation for chairs in educational environments. By using these snap caps, schools can help preserve their floors, create a quieter learning atmosphere, and maintain the integrity of their furniture.

General Description : Snap-around glide cap with felt base
Grip style : Snaps over glide base
Glide base it fits
Corner height : Thru 5/16"
Outside dia : 7/8" thru 1-1/4"
Upper portion : Silver gray nylon
Lower portion : Grey wool felt
Outside height
Upper portion : 5/8"
Lower portion : 1/8"
Overall : 3/4"
Inside depth : 7/16"
Outside dia.
Upper portion : 1-3/8"
Lower portion : 1-1/16"
Inside dia, at widest part : 1-17/64" (between 1-1/4" and 1-9/32")
Thickness of upper portion : 1/16"
Installation/Removal Tool :
No installation tool required - just place the two halves over
the glide base and snap together.


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