"The connector on the bottom of the picture is the one to use for collapsibles. Sorry it took so long to post it. Lasco insert couplings (I get mine at Ace Hardware)-for Figure 8 collapsible hoops
¾” part #1429-007"
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"Let me know if you have any questions before ordering. We make all of our hoops and by hand in NYC, so they are pretty good. Well, really I think they are the best, but pretty good for sure. :)
"great job hoopnotica!!!
If i may make a suggestion to switch to lasco brand connectors and you won't have that issue again as they hold so much better. They are more expensive and you have to shave the nubs in the middle off but it's…"
"Hi There, customer service from Hoopnotica here! We are so sorry that you've had issues with your hoop, and are more than willing to help you out in anyway that we can. We've recently had USPS tell us that we can no longer ship hoops fully…"
"Now I'm googling to try and figure out what a lasco connector is. lol I do use the dremmel to rub down the big round bit that some of my connectors have. Works a charm!
I am very familiar with the couplings in my city (in alberta, canada) and…"
"yes I see what you mean with your connectors, I haven't seen those yet! your connectors look like they have more ridges!
mine are the lasco and I have to use a dremel and sand off the middle nubs, but the connection is solid and almost…"