Alpinestars continues to offer the Tech 8 boots because they are simply put the most proven boot design on the market by combining superior protection with unreal comfort. The Alpinestars Tech 8 boots have been redesigned to improve the flexibility of the upper full grain leather flex panels. Alpinestars redesigned the Tech 8 buckles, making them function easily with the memory quick release/locking system and a self-aligning design. The aluminum buckles ensure durability to last through aggressive riding. The all new contoured shin plate protector continues to be constructed out of high modulus polyurethane for exceptional protection and now with additional ventilation. The Tech 8 also has a redesigned polyurethane calf plate for additional comfort. To improve protection on the toe box and side of the Tech 8, Alpinestars uses an extended medium durometer polyurethane inside plate. The newly designed instep and Achilles flex zones on the Tech 8 boots have been upgraded for better support and control while providing more comfort. Alpinestars understands that your bikes shocks cannot do it all and added shock absorbing material to the shin and instep and when the shock becomes too much it can be replaced without replacing the entire boot. The inner side of the Tech 8 boots have an aluminum backed stamped leather panel that provides proven abrasion and heat protection. The entire inner side of the boot was designed to give excellent grip. Alpinestars is known for the innovative use of the removable inner bootie which provides additional support directly against the ankle. The Tech 8 boots have a leather bootie with asymmetrical gel ankle protectors that provide phenomenal comfort. The bootie is fully perforated to allow the moisture to move away from your feet. The interior of the Tech 8 boots is lined with Cambrelle which is extremely breathable and reduces heat build up. Keeping out the water and debris has been improved with a new TPU rubber gaiter. The front of the Alpinestars Tech 8 boots also have an extended inner gaiter to prevent water entry. For addition temperature control, Alpinestars designed the white colored Tech 8 boots with additional ventilation.
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July 12, 2009
"these are my first boots and they are grate like the fact that there water proof and the iner booty good boot"
The Shortcut lineup from Fox offers serious ride wear for those looking to escape from the flash and graphics of this season's race wear. Fox Shortcut Jersey The Shortcut Jersey is the key to all day wear with a more casual fit. Built of 100% polyester moisture wicking fabric for the main body. Printed distressed logos. Low profile rib knit neckband. Casual fit. Fox Shortcut Pants The Shortcut lineup from Fox offers serious ride wear for those looking to escape from the flash and graphics of this season's race wear. The Shortcut Pants are the key to all day wear with a more casual fit. Zipper front and rear vents for easy temperature control. Side leg zipper for easy access to your boots and knee guards. Adjustable waist tabs Pre-curved legs. Tricot mesh lining. Fox Pawtector Gloves The Pawtector Glove from Fox is their pro performance level mx glove that has set the standard for all Fox gloves. Double layer palm. Silicone lever grip. Hook & loop closure. Padded knuckle.
do the pants have cuffs
do the pants have cuffs on the bottom to keep water and mud out?
The Alpinestars Tech-7 Boots are for those who want the ultimate in protection without breaking the bank. With features borrowed from the Tech-10 boots the Alpinestars Tech-7 Boots offer top of the line protection without top of the line prices. All leather incorporated in the Alpinestars Tech-7 Boots is Full-grain leather to offer high end quality. The Alpinestars Tech-7 Boots us impact and abrasion resistant polyurethane in key areas, like the toe, sides of the boots, and shin plate, to avoid injury and damage to the boot itself. The instep of the boot has been reinforced with suede for increased grip on the motorcycle and heat resistance. The sole on the Alpinestars Tech-7 boots uses a steel shank to offer superior protection in case an impact occurs. On the inside of the boot Alpinestars has used high density contoured padding to offer shock absorption to the heel and ankle for comfort and protection. The Alpinestars Tech-7 Boots incorporate Achilles flex zones for superior comfort, control, and support. An innovative buckle design is incorporated on the boots buckle system that is self-aligning for easy closure at all times. Increased gaiter height for excellent water resistance.