GARMONT – FERRATA GTX [Summer 2013]

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GARMONT – FERRATA GTX [Summer 2013]

Target

Building on our “Ferrata” heritage,  this boot offers a modern set up for the fast mountaineer who appreciates  light weight and stability.  Ideal for light mountaineering, low grade climbing and via ferrata.

Benefits

We revisited this popular boot to reach incredible levels of lightness and fit, in a “vintage” look yet modern set up.  The boot utilises advanced technologies and new materials for the benefit of the user.

Technical Upper Specifications:

  • 1,8 mm Perwanger®  suede leather combined with extra abrasion resistant Cordura® Mesh
  • G-beneFIT construction
  • Toe and heel climbing rubber rand protects the upper
  • Soft collar for long lasting trail comfort
  • Hooks on the cuff, metallic eyelets
  • Lace to toe closure for better climbing performance with tape webbing at the instep and lace lock for precise lace closure
  • Gore-Tex® Sierra lining for waterproof/breathable protection

 Technical Sole Features:

  • FrameFlex Mid nylon insole for crampon rigidity
  • Dual-density microporous rubber midsole for better compression resistance
    • medium density ensures comfort (yellow layer)
    • very firm density enhances climbing performance (red layer)
  • PU inserts at the heel allow both crampon security and shock absorption in a light set up
  • Comfortable felt footbed, with an extra cushioning layer
  • Vibram® Nepal  outsole

Weight:                             700 gr (1/2 pair size 8 UK)

Size Range: UK                 M 5-13 + ½ sizes                              W 3-9 + ½ sizes