Gore-Tex® Membrane

Gore-Tex® Membrane


Footwear, made using Gore-Tex Membrane is waterproof and breathable at the same time.

Special abrasion resistant lining material of laminated GORE-TEX® membrane allows to save your feet in comfort and dryness, taking out excess of moisture.

JSC “Company “FARADEI” is the only footwear producer in Russia which has license to use GORE-TEX® membrane.

The GORE-TEX® membrane is an extremely thin layer of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (EPTFE). It has over 9 billion pores per square inch. It's these pores that give the GORE-TEX® fabric its characteristics.

It is unique membrane material which having high waterproof and breathable properties. It contains of three layers:

** Upper durable fabric
** Membrane
** Lining fabric

Also, depending on using goals of exactly model of shoes, this laminated packet could be added by layer of insulation. For different temperature conditions company “FARADEI” uses various insulation:

1) Extended comfort
2) Performance comfort
3) Insulated comfort

During manufacture GORE company uses original system of quality management, which guarantees constant testing of all product’s characteristics. This control checks all from producing of laminates to making examples of footwear and garments.

Before launch in serial manufacturing each model is testing, for example, in special “water tower” for waterproofing. Own climatic chambers allow imitate various temperatures, windblast and air moisture. Beside there are carrying out physiological tests with products:

1) Waterproofing
2) Abrasion resistance
3) The breathability, optimal climate comfort

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