TITLE

New ski boots pass the sock test

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
WSA: Performance & Sports Materials;May/Jun2007, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the successful addition of the Gore-Tex membrane technology to ski-mountaineering boots. Gore-Tex is famous for preventing water from penetrating a shoe or garment from the outside, while allowing moisture from the inside to pass through. The principle behind the Gore-Tex technology added to ski boots is described.
ACCESSION #
26392363

 

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