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Over at MusicMedic, they’re offering a new version of their professional-grade saxophone pads: the RooPads Extreme. Like their predecessors, the Extremes have an outside layer of extra-durable kangaroo leather in white, black, or chocolate (pictured). The difference is on the inside, where you’ll find layers of moisture-proof leather, synthetic felt, synthetic mesh, and a sturdy chipboard backing. Standard thickness is 4.3mm, but 3.6mm, 4.5mm, 4.8mm, and custom thicknesses are also available.
$3.52 per pad online | musicmedic.com