The BlackRapid ProtectR is a Velcro®-equipped strap enclosure that's reinforced with a steel security cable that's 1.5mm in diameter. It wraps around your camera strap (or any other bag strap less than 3-1/2 centimeters wide), and provides a solid and lightweight security barrier around the perimeter of your camera strap, so you'll be protected against theft while traveling.

Product Highlights:

  • wraps securely around your existing camera or bag strap and fastens via Velcro® tabs
  • guards your camera against theft while traveling
  • reinforced with 1.5mm steel cable
  • easy to install and remove
  • material: thermoset polymer fabric (TPF)
  • length: 17-3/8"
  • width: 2" (accommodates straps up to 1-1/4" wide)
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee
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  • Regular length ProtectR camera strap protective sleeve

Product Research


Overview: The BlackRapid ProtectR provides extra protection from thieves by reinforcing your camera strap. With a 1.5mm thick steel security cable on both sides of the ProtectR's thermoset polymer fabric (TPF), you won't have to fear having your camera strap cut and your gear stolen. The ProtectR works with camera straps or bag straps up to 1.25" wide. This "regular" version is 17" long, with a strong 13" Velcro closure.

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