In 1981, KEY-BAK invented the first Retractable Badge Holder, the MINI-BAK®, and it is still one of the best badge reels on the market today. Built in the USA, the Mini-Bak badge reel has a strong molded black polycarbonate case and a retractable cord made three-strand braid nylon. Attach your i.d. badge or access cards to the vinyl badge holder and secure the retractable badge holder to your belt, work vest or scrubs. When you need your badge just pull it out, when your done let it go and the built-in tether retracts back into place until you need them again. When you need a reliable badge reel for a badge or two the Mini-Bak Badge Reel is your most durable option.
Features and Benefits
- Made in the USA and proven to last more than 1-million pulls
- 36" or 24" retractable military grade type-II braided nylon fiber cord
- Protected by a 1-Year Limited Warranty and Lifetime Service Policy
- Available with belt clip or swivel clip attachment
- Stainless Steel Spring in a 1-1/4” diameter black polycarbonate case
- Standard Duty retraction force holds up to 2 oz. and has a 36" reach
- Heavy Duty retraction force holds up to 4 oz. and has a 24" reach
STEEL BELT CLIP
The belt clip on the MINI-BAK Retractable Badge Reel is a convenient attachment option for securing the badge reel at your hip on a belt or on your scrubs. It is made of a durable stainless steel that measures 1.25" long and is heat treated for added durability and resistance from bending out of shape.
SWIVEL BULLDOG CLIP
The swivel bulldog clip on the MINI-BAK Retractable Badge Holder is a spring loaded clip that opens with a pinch and can rotate 360 degrees. This clip is a popular option because it allows you to secure your badge in visible locations such as shirt pockets, on a shirts v-neck or the pocket of your pants.
BRAIDED NYLON CORD
The retractable cord on the MINI-BAK Retractable Badge Holder is made out of military grade type-II braided nylon fiber cord and has been tested to last more than 1-million pulls.
How long does thE MINI-BAK BADGE REEL reach?
The MINI-BAK Retractable Badge Holder has 2 different retractable cord lengths available. The standard Duty retraction force holds up to 2 oz. and has a 36" reach and the Heavy Duty retraction force holds up to 4 oz. and has a 24" reach.
What is the retractable cord ON THE MINI-BAK BADGE REEL made out of?
The retractable cord on the MINI-BAK Retractable Badge Holder is made out of retractable military grade type-II braided nylon fiber cord.
How DO YOU ATTACH BADGES TO THE MINI-BAK BADGE REEL ?
The MINI-BAK Badge Reel has a Vinyl I.D. Badge Strap. The vinyl i.d. badge fits through an opening commonly found at the top of most i.d. badges snaps closed to secure the badge to the reel. If your i.d. badge does not have an opening to put the vinyl i.d. badge strap through you'll need to use an i.d. badge sleeve to secure your badge to the MINI-BAK Badge Reel.
Is the MINI-BAK BADGE REEL made in the USA?
Yes, the MINI-BAK Retractable Badge Holder is designed, manufactured and assembled at our factory in Ontario, CA.
What is the total length of the MINI-BAK BADGE REEL?
The MINI-BAK is 3.5 inches in length from the top of the reel to the bottom of the vinyl i.d. badge strap. The body of the MINI-BAK is 1.25 inches in diameter and thickness varies depending on the attachment chosen.