We are delighted to announce a new range of outsoles that are exclusive to Dickies footwear products from Autumn 2017. Let's start with some technical info (provided by our footwear technologists) whilst discovering which products feature these new & improved sole units...!
WHAT IS PU?
Polyurethane is a combination of Polyols &
Developed exclusively by Dickies, this sole unit is
The heel is angled at 7 degrees to give increased ground contact at heel strike.
Slip testing has proven this sole to perform to the highest standards and is SRC rated. The bottom of the cleats
Our "sporty look" two
WHAT IS EVA?
Ethylene-vinyl acetate - an elastomeric polymer that is "rubber-like" in softness and flexibility. This material has good clarity and gloss, low-temperature toughness, stress-crack resistance & waterproof properties.
Developed exclusively by Dickies, this sole unit provides supreme grip on smoother surfaces. The rubber outsole has an effective substance of 6mm, meaning that there is sufficient material to prevent wear through to the midsole during the life of the product. This can’t be said for many of our competitors! It also includes a toe bumper for additional protection and the low profile gives it a sporty look.
The geometric tread pattern efficiently disperses liquid and eliminates the effects of aquaplaning, providing constant ground contact in wet conditions. Deeper cleats around the perimeter of the tread design provide traction on more uneven surfaces. The heel is angled at 7 degrees to give increased ground contact at heel strike.
See more info on the Phoenix here:
To see the full range of