AIR 8000® is an AKU exclusive system to ensure the footwear has the highest level of breathability. It consists of a specially made fabric whose level of breathability increases over a period of 24 hours and reaches up to 11.5 times more breathable than a conventionally made fabric.
Reduces the amount of moisture build up from persperation
Reduces the likelyhood of developing hot spots and blisters
keeps your feet cooler in hot environments
Limits the moisture build up helping to prevent cold feet in winter environments
Laboratory tests carried out by Gore Tex confirm that the upper made with the exclusive AKU AIR 8000® system offers a level of breathability up to 11.5 times higher than normal standards. Almost 20 years later, the AKU AIR 8000® system remains one of the most advanced technologies to ensure excellent breathability of the mountain shoe.