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How to re-thread a sternum strap on a child’s backpack (re-thread the ladder lock)

 

On a child’s backpack, it can sometimes happen quickly that the sternum strap gets lost. Don’t worry, this strap can be replaced quickly and easily.

Tools Needed

New sternum strap
(colors: “grey” and “pebbles” only)

Difficulty

Medium

Time Needed

About 10 minutes

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Step One

You’ll need a new sternum strap.

 

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Step Two

First, thread the webbing between the shoulder straps and the sewn-on webbing on the shoulder straps from the inside to the outside.

Tip: It is important to thread the webbing through correctly, otherwise the strap won’t do its job right and can slip.

 

 

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Step Three

Then thread the webbing back behind the shoulder straps.

 

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Step Four

Thread the webbing through the ladder lock buckle and tighten it.

 

 

Finished! You did it.