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Gear Details: Boots

SL Sintesi GTX

Manufacturer: AKU

Product Details:
Product Year2013
Usage:Technical scrambling: These are primarily low-cut with a close fit, sticky rubber soles, and toe rands. Designed for light hiking and bouldering. High-cut boots are not considered technical scrambling boots.
Height:high-cut
Sole Construction:proprietary construction
Upper:Nubuck leather
Membrane:Gore-Tex
Lining:Synthetic fabric
Sizing
Sizes Narrow? Wide? Weight Price
Men's Sizes 7 - 12 1>, 3 249.99
Women's Whole Sizes - - - 0
Women's Half Sizes - - -    
The SL Sintesi GTX is designed for serious hikers who are looking for a precision fit, with an emphasis on lightweight construction, stability and protection on variable terrain. The IMS-1 Internal Midsole System in this boot features an anatomically-shaped lasting board with an internal 5mm layer of EVA. This results in immediate comfort (without having to be “broken in”) and reduced weight. Another benefit is that it keeps the hiker low to the ground, weight is evenly distributed, and lateral and frontal slippage is controlled. The 1.8mm suede upper features rubber heel and toe protection and the Vibram Mulaz® outsole features a climbing zone at the toe for precision. The precision lacing system extends further to the toe for a more precise fit.

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