Technology

AKU Outdoor is committed to developing and using the latest footwear technologies to help you explore more, adventure more, and accomplish everything you set out to achieve.



GORE-TEX

 GoreTex Lining for Boots

GORE-TEX is synonyms with dry feet. The industry leader with waterproof and breathable membranes in the outdoor industry since 1976. AKU has parted with GORE to bring the industry leading waterproofing to our industry leading models of boots to keep your feed dry, even in the harshest environments.

Learn More about Gore-Tex and view our Boots with Gore-Tex Waterproofing Technology


VIBRAM

Through close collaboration with Vibram AKU as incorporate exclusive soles developed specially for our footwear models. 

Learn More about our Virbam Outsoles and discover our exclusive collection 

 


MICHELIN PULSAR 

Developed exclusively for AKU, the new MICHELIN Pulsar Technical soles is the product of a close collaboration between a team of skilled footwear specialists.

Learn More and See All models with Michelin Pulsar Soles


INTERNAL MIDSOLE SYSTEM

IMS is an exclusive technology used in the construction of h AKU insole structure. It couples the traditional support structure of  nylon with a layer of Microporous material.

See all of our footwear with IMS Technology

 

AIR 8000

 

Feet sweat, there is no getting around that. Our AIR 8000 fabrics allows for that moisture an heat to escape allowing your feet to stay cool. Keeping your feet cool and dry is paramount in keeping your feet happy, wherever they might take you. 

Learn More about AIR 8000 Material and See our footer that will help your feet stay cool 


Sustainable Leather

As nature lovers we recognize that traditional leather tanning was not a sustainable practice. So we move to using certified chrome free and ethically sourced European cattle hides. 

Learn More about our brand responsibilities that drive us to be better