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Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad  5 in. 

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The Strap-On Pad from Ahead was developed to offer drummers and instructors a more portable alternative to conventional practice pads as well as a re...Read More

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A portable and practical pad for short warm-ups or a full workout.

The Strap-On Pad from Ahead was developed to offer drummers and instructors a more portable alternative to conventional practice pads as well as a reduced-volume, practice instrument for drumset, concert and marching drumming. Featuring a top-quality, gum rubber playing surface that provides a natural feel, the pad's stick response and controlled volume lets drummers and teachers focus greater attention on technical and musical development while also supporting hearing protection.

The Strap-On Pad is quickly and easily secured to a player's upper leg using Velcro straps; eliminating the need for stands or table-top surfaces while accommodating both traditional and matched grip. In this convenient position the pad can be used for pre-show warm-ups, daily work-outs, lessons or solo and sectional rehearsals at home, in the studio and on the road.

FEATURES
  • Gum rubber playing surface
  • Velcro straps

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AheadStrap-On Practice Pad
 
4.8

(based on 12 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 3 Stars

     

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (12)
  • Good quality (12)
  • Functional (11)
  • Improves sound (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (12)
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    • Experienced (7)

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Great pad

By Slinker

from Jersey Shore, Pa.

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Functional
  • Good Quality

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing

    Comments about Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad:

    Great pad, has great stick response

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    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great Practice Tool

    By Luddite

    from Napoleon OH

    About Me Experienced

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    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Functional
    • Good Quality

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Practicing

      Comments about Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad:

      I've been a drummer for over thirty years, started playing guitar a little over three year ago, bass about a year after that. Much of the time that I can devote to practice has went to bass and guitar. I decided that my drumming, while more than adequate for my church gig, was kind of stuck in neutral. I researched practice pads and the Ahead looked perfect for my needs. That turned out to be the case. It is very sturdy without being overly heavy, has a nice and lengthy strap with velcro that should fit about any size leg. The rubber material in the playing zone is relatively big for a practice pad of this type and offers rebound close to a real drum while being relatively quiet. It has really been a great aid as I'm working on rudiments that I never bothered to learn and is having a positive affect on my playing.

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      great product

      By MrMeikho

      from Lima,PE

      About Me Experienced

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Good Quality
      • perfect adjustment
      • Very Portable

      Cons

      • nonreplace strap

      Best Uses

      • Practicing
      • trainning

      Comments about Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad:

      I use this product in my time out of my drumset in all kind of places, kitchen, car, bathroom, bus, plane....

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      PERFECT. Realistic feel; traveled in carry - on no prob!

      By Lynn

      from Cleveland, Ohio

      About Me Novice

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Functional
      • Good Quality

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Practicing

        Comments about Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad:

        Relatively new drummer so need to practice daily; easily transported in my carry - on when went on vacation and didn't disrupt roommates!

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        5.0

        Very impressed with it!!

        By Sky

        from Kissimmee

        About Me Child

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Functional
        • Good Quality
        • Improves Sound
        • Strong And Sturdy

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Practicing

          Comments about Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad:

          Awesome!!

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          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Brilliant Practice Pad

          By Aidan, An Annoyed Drummer

          from Superior, MT

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Functional
          • Good Quality

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Practicing

            Comments about Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad:

            This is an amazing practice pad. Not only is the leg strap ultra convenient, it's comfortable too - the leg side is super padded. The body of the pad is solid metal - crazy durable. The practice pad itself is a thick rubber that responds almost exactly like a snare drum, and it's very quiet and the pad hasn't gotten marked up by my sticks at all. Definitely worth the price considering how well it's built and how well it works - I expect it to last a long time.

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            4.0

            EASY PRACTICING

            By Chuck B

            from Long Island

            About Me Novice

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Good Quality

            Cons

            • Coud Be A Little Bigger

            Best Uses

            • Practicing

            Comments about Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad:

            What my son likes most about this pad is that it is completely portable. He can take it anywhere and use it anytime. It's built sturdy and the rubber has a good rebound to it. I can already see his hand speed improving.

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            (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Best strap on pad

            By Highway Star

            from Florida

            About Me Professional Musician

            Pros

            • Decent Size
            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Good Quality
            • Improves Sound

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Backup
              • Practicing

              Comments about Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad:

              Better than the gibralter one - larger pad & strap. Folds flat for storage.

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              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              I would buy this product again and again

              By Tikaly

              from Miami FL

              About Me Experienced

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Functional
              • Good Quality
              • Improves Sound

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Practicing

                Comments about Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad:

                This is a very good produc, now i can practice every where I go

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                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Excellent! Get 2....one for each leg!

                By "Sticks" Itenya

                from depends on when you ask really

                About Me Professional Musician

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Functional
                • Good Quality

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Practicing

                  Comments about Ahead Strap-On Practice Pad:

                  Solid metal base will last forever, perfect amount rebound from pad, heavy-duty velcro straps wont break anytime soon, unit stays put...doesn't move around when using, consistent rebound across entire pad surface, very quiet...you feel the strikes more than hear them.

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