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Best Belt you'll ever own !  No belt holes, instead a hidden track offers 40+ size positions - a perfect fit.  @ www.KoreEssentials.com
Heavy-duty, reinforced ratchet belt designed to hang or holster  personal security items & gear, while providing a perfect fit, secure fit.
Heavy-duty, reinforced ratchet belt designed to hang or holster  personal security items & gear, while providing a perfect fit, secure fit.
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              Visit us online at >>  http://www.KoreEssentials.com

  • PERFECT FITNO MORE BELT HOLES.  Instead a hidden TRACK provides over 40+ size positions to create the most precise, comfortable, secure fit ever

  • CARRY ALL – Reinforced 1.5” (3.8 cm) leather belt is ready to carry almost anything you can hang, attach, or holster to it.
  • QUALITY – 100% genuine leather and high-tensile alloy buckles, means our belts were built to last.

  • STYLE – Uniquely classic, patented buckles are designed in the USA. 
    Ever wished you had a belt that was sturdy enough to carry all your essential security items, tools, or gear right at your side – AND provide a perfect, secure, comfortable fit – no matter what your waist size ?  Now you can. 
     
           Introducing our new TRAKLINE Reinforced Leather Belts
                  Visit us online at  http://www.KoreEssentials.com
X2 Buckle & Reinforced Black Leather Belt
X2 Buckle & Reinforced Black Leather Belt

WHAT  MAKES  TRAKLINE  BELTS  FIT  BETTER ?  Simple - NO MORE BELT HOLES. That’s right - no more one-inched spaced, poor fitting, belt holes to deal with. Instead a modern, hidden track sewn into the back of the belt offers you over 40+ size positions in tiny ¼” increments. This makes Trakline Belts 8X’s more adjustable than a traditional mens belt. The RESULT >> Trakline belts lock firmly at your precise, waist size- every time you put it on. 

You can see our entire collection at >> KoreEssentials.com

To remove or adjust the belt, just pull the small tab under the buckle. Not only do Trakline belts fit better, but they're easier to put on and take off, and last longer. Watch the video and see for yourself - because seeing is believing. 

WHO NEEDS A REINFORCED BELT ?  A sportsmen, handyman, working man, cameraman, outdoors man, craftsman, detective, security officer, emt, dad, or any guy who wants the option to carry gear on his waist. These reinforced, garrison style belts are strong enough to carry practically any item you can hang, attach, slide-on, or holster. This includes maglites, mace, radios, water bottles, handcuffs, tool pouches, carabiner, survival knife, camera, hammer and almost anything else. Note - we don’t recommend for use with a heavy-duty tactical or large power tools over 3 lbs.  If you’re wondering how stiff it is – it’s definitely sturdier than a regular leather belt – but comfortable enough for extended daily wear.  I wore one myself for 2 weeks and never noticed a difference in fit, or comfort, over our regular, supple, full-grain leather belts. 

You can see our entire collection at >> KoreEssentials.com

X1 Buckle & Reinforced Black Leather Belt
X1 Buckle & Reinforced Black Leather Belt

WELCOME TO THE FUTURE    Let’s be honest - everybody knows belt holes aren't fun to deal with. They rarely seem to fit right, typically crack and stretch your leather and make you want to add a few of your own holes. They’re a poor solution to an old problem.But old habits die hard, and until recently, you didn’t have much choice anyway. Now you do. After all, don't you think you deserve a belt that not only looks great, fits perfectly - but can hold almost anything you need to carry ?   ...We think so too.Welcome to the future.

WHAT ABOUT QUALITY  Our new 1.5” reinforced belts are constructed of 100% genuine leather and the buckles are a high-tensile alloy with a slick gunmetal finish.As always we have a 30 day full money back guarantee and a one year warranty against defects and breakage under normal usage. All this to keep you happy and confident you made the right decision. 

OUR STORY   A few years ago my wife bought me an expensive belt for my birthday. Unfortunately, it didn’t fit right, my waist was “in-between” belt holes. We’ve all been there. So I boldly decided to add a few strategically placed holes and remedy the problem myself. Of course instead - I ruined the belt. I learned several key lessons that day. First – belt holes stink. Second, never puncture a gift from your wife. It never turns out good. 


You can see our entire collection at >> KoreEssentials.com

INSPIRATION  I decided there had to be a better way. So I dove in head first. As it turns out belts were invented during the dark ages (1,000+ years ago) and really haven’t changed much since… No much of a surprise, but motivating. So a year and a half later, after much designing, testing, prototyping and research - Trakline Belts were launched right here on Kickstarter, under the company name Kore Essentials. We were fortunate enough to attract over 4,000 generous backers and were on our way. Ever since that time we’ve been asked by backers to please design a reinforced version to carry tools, gear and any other items, while still taking advantage of our perfect fit and quality. So here we are… back again to introduce these two new belts. 

WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT  Although we’ve been fortunate enough to experience several previous successes on Kickstarter, we’re still a small company and launching a new product takes a lot of money and resources. That's why we need your support to help pay for molds, tooling, design costs and some inventory to get our quantities up. Of course in return, we’d love to give you one of these fabulous reinforced belts to enjoy. 

REINFORCED BELT  DETAILS  These sturdy, reinforced belts are made with 100% genuine leather and infused with a simple plastic sheath for strength and rigidity. This makes them stiffer than our regular full-grain leather belts, but still so comfortable you don't notice. This make them great for daily wear. To start we’re exclusively offering BLACK LEATHER only. The belts are 1.5 inches (3.8 cm) wide and ONE-SIZE to fit any waist size from 24” up to 54” (60 cm up to 137 cm). Since they're slightly wider and thicker than our traditional Trakline Belts they are NOT compatible with our previous buckles and belts.  

SIZING YOUR BELT  On the back of the leather belts we printed waist size markings to guide you in trimming your own belt to create your “waist range” (See video).  It’s easy and done using a sharp pair of household scissors.  But we recommend you try on the belt first - before cutting.  You can’t put the leather back once you cut it.  See video. 

AUTOMATIC BUCKLES  Our automatic buckles are so cool - they’re patented. Seriously, it’s true – just ask our patent attorney. The automatic buckles are constructed with a high-grade alloy and finished in slick gunmetal finish for style and subtlety.  We have 2 buckle options that fit our reinforced 1.5” inch (3.8 cm) belt - the X1 (open face) and the X2 (solid plaque).  See the diagrams and photos. 

Side View
Side View

THE COMPANY  We created Kore Essentials to make your life simpler, smarter and more stylish within the context of personal, essentials items. You can see our entire collection at www.KoreEssentials.com

PRODUCTION PLAN  Once we complete the Kickstarter campaign we will immediately commence production on our first order of Trakline reinforced belts. Based on the factories estimate, the manufacturing process should take about 30 days to complete. To save money, we're making the belts at a responsible factory in Southern China. One of our partners (Mauro) will personally be on hand to oversee and ensure that the best quality standards are met. Once the production is completed, we will ship the belts to our office in San Diego, California (2 weeks) and then repackage individual orders to ship out to backers (2 weeks). It's that simple.

Back of Belt
Back of Belt

THE TEAM  Karl Kozak: Sales & Marketing  
Mauro Bove:  Manufacturing & Quality Control  
Steve Olson:  Product & Web Design

The three of us have been good friends and business partners for over 12 years now. Here's a little of our background and relevant history. For the past 15 years Mauro has been in product manufacturing and quality control. As a result, he's manufactured a wide variety of high-quality retail products for some of America’s biggest retailers. Steve on the other hand, is an all-around talented designer, who's been crucial in creating our product designs, drawings and the website. My background has been in business management and sales. Over the past several decades, I've successfully launched, grown, managed and sold several companies. Together, the three of us make a great, motivated team. 

 You can see our entire collection at >> KoreEssentials.com

PATENTED TECHNOLOGY  
We were recently issued our first Patent. It was a long time coming and therefore exciting for us. In addition, we have three (3) more patents pending on our buckles that we expect to issue within the next 12 months. We have spent a lot of time and money getting to this point and thus believe in vigorously defending all of our patents.

THANKS FOR YOUR TIME & CONSIDERATION

© Copyright 2015 Kore Essentials, Inc.  Trakline Belt is a registered U.S. Trademark. Trakline belts are Patented.  

Risks and challenges

This is our 3rd Kickstarter campaign since 2013 with Trakline Belts and thankfully, we learned a lot from our previous 2 projects.

For example, we make a habit of communicating frequently and openly with our backers regarding the manufacturing progress and shipping status. And in the end - we always do our best to deliver a great, high-quality product that exceeds most expectations and that backers love. As proof - after receiving their Trakline belts over 30% of the backers visited our online store to purchase a 2nd, 3rd and 4th belt and buckle.

Nevertheless, we understand moving forward this is a new project, with its own set of challenges and that past successes don't eliminate all the risks involved.

As always, timing is the biggest challenge for us. In the best-case scenario, we can actually place the order about 3 weeks before the project ends. How's that possible? For 2 reasons. First, we'll be ordering a fair amount of extra belts (above and beyond the KS totals) so we'll have plenty of extra product. Second, because we have such limited and specific rewards offering, we'll be able to accurately monitor and predict rewards totals before the project is over. We won't need the KS Survey results to give us the reward totals. So we expect to have the order complete approximately 1 week after our Kickstarter campaign has ended. Shipping to the US is about 2 weeks. Finally, shipping to backers is also about a 1-2 week process. The worst case scenario is that we could be delayed another 1-2 weeks.

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