GORE-TEX Tactical Footwear

    Reliable, lightweight comfort for highly active police officers in warm conditions, indoors and outdoors.

    KEY BENEFITS

    Explore the high-level protective benefits of this technology application.

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    Along with being durably waterproof, the footwear is resistant to other commonly occurring chemicals that wearers might be exposed to on duty.

    With one of the most breathable footwear laminates in Gore’s portfolio, feet stay comfortable even in the warmest conditions and during high intensity activities.

    Unrivalled in terms of wear comfort. The optimised construction reduces the overall weight of the footwear.

    Resistant against penetration of commonly occurring chemicals in accordance with EN ISO 13994/ASTM F 903, method C1 for AFFF fire-fighting foam (3%), sulphuric acid H2SO4 (37%), diesel and caustic soda NaOH (30%).

    This footwear has been tested to exceed the levels of abrasion resistance, far beyond that required by the standard. EN ISO 20344: 2011.

    A new class of climate comfort in footwear

    GORE-TEX Tactical Footwear provides effective climate comfort for police officers in duty footwear, thanks to its highly breathable GORE-TEX laminate. This level of extreme breathability provides the opportunity to have one pair of boots that are suitable even during high intensity activity and warm environments. The footwear offers a new class of climate comfort for police in their daily duties.

    Daily duty police officers require footwear for different levels of activity outdoors and indoors: from the agility and waterproofness needed on duty outside on the street, to the comfort and breathability needed when inside the patrol car. GORE-TEX Tactical Footwear has been tested to successfully meet these requirements.

    The lightweight footwear is designed around the thin 3-Layer GORE-TEX laminate that comes without insulation. Being highly breathable the laminate is known for outstanding heat loss. It forms a reliable barrier against water and commonly occurring chemicals penetrating from the outside.

    The laminate combines selected upper and lining materials to enable daily duty footwear that meets the needs of a modern police force: exceptionally lightweight, athletic, durably waterproof and extremely breathable.

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    Ideal for
    The technology has been developed with real-work situations in mind, so that hard-working professionals in challenging environments can stay protected, and simply focus on their important work.
    Standards

    EN 20347, 2012 for occupational footwear
    EN 20344, 2011: no water entry allowed. 60 times more waterproof than defined in the standard
    Breathability is up to six times higher than the values specified in the standard.
    ISO 20344, 2011: Laminates withstand 100,000 abrasion movements when dry, and 50,000 when wet: four times as many as required by the standard.

    Additional Options
    Various Gore technologies can be combined to produce additional benefits for the wearer. The ability to combine technologies adds versatility and freedom of choice across the range.

    GORE-TEX Stretch Tactical Footwear

    GORE-TEX Stretch Tactical Footwear offers an optimised instep fit and is constructed to be quick and easy to slip on and off. It also boasts durable waterproofness or breathability.

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    GORE-TEX SURROUND® Tactical Footwear

    GORE-TEX Tactical Footwear with SURROUND® product technology is the only duty footwear for police offering 360° breathability while being durably waterproof. The innovative sole construction delivers a new level of breathability. These innovative tactical shoes keep feet dry and comfortable all-around.

     

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