Pair of Shoulder Strap Pads

31 reviews
$22.00 Weight 0.95 oz / 27.0 g


Lead Time Ships in About 1 Week

Our Shoulder Strap Pads add extra padding to your shoulder straps right where you need it. These shoulder strap pads should be compatible with almost any backpack straps. They are made with 3/8" closed cell foam, and a layer of soft cushioning 3D mesh on the underside. 

  • 3D Mesh on the bottom, 3.1 oz/sqyd Hybrid Dyneema® Composite Fabric on the top, 3/8" Closed cell foam in the middle.

  • Two Velcro bands hold it in place. Attach the bands through your shoulder strap's daisy chain so they can't move up or down.

  • The pads have Velcro which wraps around your backpack's shoulder straps. If your shoulder straps have a daisy chain (like our straps) you can put the Velcro through the daisy chain to keep them in position. Otherwise use a safety pin so they don't slide up or down the strap.

  • All Zpacks gear has a two year limited warranty against defects in materials or workmanship. Please see our return / warranty policy.
  • Made in the USA.

Dimensions: 2.5" x 6.5" (6.5 cm x 16.5 cm)

Made with Bio-Based Dyneema® Fiber

Reduce your carbon footprint with DSM’s bio-based Dyneema® fiber technology. Sourced from renewable, bio-based feedstock, it is the first ever bio-based ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene (HMPE) fiber. Commit to sustainability and help reduce our reliance on fossil fuel resources and rely on the trusted performance of the world’s strongest fiber™. Click here to learn more about our sustainability initiatives.

Made in the USA.



3.1 oz/sqyd Dyneema® Composite Fabric Hybrid

This material is made from the same 1.6 oz/sqyd DCF material as seen above on the inside, with a protective layer of 50 denier polyester on the outside. The outer layer gives it more strength, and abrasion resistance, prevents fraying, and gives it a nice solid color. 

Tensile Strength:
 245 lb/in (2150 N/5cm)

Puncture Strength: 
7.3 lb (32 N)

Water Resistance:
 >20,000 mmH₂O

Made in the USA.



5.3 oz/sqyd 3D Spacer Mesh

This mesh has a three dimensional structure which allows airflow and adds cushioning. It has a tricot backing so you can't see clear through the holes. We use it on the underside of our backpack's shoulder straps and belts to absorb sweat, add cushion, and add grip. Our 3D mesh weighs less than most other types.


Weight:
 5.3 oz/sqyd (180 g/m²)

Thickness:
 About 3/32" (2.5 mm)


Customer Reviews
4.8 Based on 32 Reviews
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CG
07/12/2021
Christopher G.
Australia
Put it on my trail running vest

I attached these to a very light 20 litre fastpacking vest with thin shoulder straps. These pads made the vest comfortable for running trails with a heavy load. They are small and light with effective attachment.

DM
07/11/2021
David M.
United States United States
Just what the Doctor Ordered

Have helped lesson my shoulder discomfort during those multi day hikes with a heavier path. Can easily be transferred between backpacks.

MS
05/15/2021
Michael S.
United States United States
Very comfortable

Very good so far but my wife will be the true judge

CW
05/07/2021
Carmen W.
United States United States
They Work

So far so good...easy to attach and perfect match for my shoulder straps. (ZPacks Arc Haul 62L)

BW
03/16/2021
Brian W.
United States United States
Shoulder strap pads

They are nicely made and the quality is perfect. Wish they where thicker my hiking bag weighs 34lbs just wish they where double the thickness.