Fasteners and joints are made of leather to withstand the punishment of pulling, rubbing, and impact, while being safe for surrounding materials (pant nylons and jerseys).
The padded tie tabs serve two purposes: protect the plastic slide fastener, and to also keep the suspenders tied together to prevent wandering during game play.
The suspender elastic is 2" (5cm) wide and heavy duty. You can trust that your suspenders will keep holding strong all game, and for many years.
We know you will have many years of enjoyment and protection from your equipment, and that's why we carefully choose the most durable and high quality materials.
Durable plastic rings can handle the hardest shots, and still keep holding.
Long lasting strong elastic is used to minimize the loosening effect that many elastics have.
Heavy duty stitching keeps everything together, and stands the test of time.