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Pal Pads

Use with any communication aid, switch-adapted, or battery-powered device
Item # Product Description Photo Price

ID Sections

Prefix: PAL

Middle (Size)

End (Color)

Pal Pads

Pal Pads are pressure-activated membrane switches requiring the slightest touch (1.2 ounces of force), whether it comes from directly above or at a shallow angle. Equipped with a standard plug, these switches can be used with any communication aid or battery-operated assistive device that has a standard jack. The rigid and durable Pal Pads are approximately one tenth of an inch thick.

For a limited time we are offering glow-in-the-dark Pal Pads. Charge them under a bright light for ten minutes. Glow lasts for over an hour. Limited supplies. Call 877-608-9812 toll free for quantities available.

Cord is 30" length with standard 1/8" (3.5mm) connector.

Velcro (available as an add on item) or Dual Lock an be used to keep your PalPad from sliding around.

New Option: Glow-in-the-dark Pal Pads

  • Glow-in-the-dark Pal Pads are now available (Item End: GL).
  • Put under a bright light for ten minutes and the glow lasts s for over an hour.
  • These Pal Pads function as any other color of Pal Pad: they can be used in the dark, as well as anywhere other Pal Pads are used.

Example of a Pal Pad Item #,
in this case a Small Purple PalPad:

  • PALSMLPU (<< PAL + SML + PU)
Pal Pads

NON Glow


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  • Discount for multiple items: call 877-608-9812.
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  • Prices can change without notice.
  • Before returning an item, get RMA#, call (877) 608-9812.
  • Add On Items require $50 concurrent purchase