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Excellent traction, hold for snowshoeing

  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
  • 35 - Hiking Hiking - MEN'S SH520 X-WARM MID - BLACK QUECHUA - Outdoor Shoes
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QUECHUA Men’s snow hiking boots SH520 x-warm mid - Black

QUECHUA
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Colour : BLACK / Bright red

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Make the most of big snow-covered areas on your next hike with these warm and waterproof shoes. The SNOWCONTACT sole offers excellent traction and grip on all types of snowy ground and the mid-high upper provides proper support for your foot and ankle.
  • Suitable for regular use
  • Breathable and waterproof
  • Good support
 
 
 

PRODUCT BENEFITS

Warmth Comfort temperature measured when static: -4°C.
when moving: -16°C.
Waterproof Breathable, waterproof membrane to keep your feet dry.
Grip Grip with SNOWCONTACT technology: materials and tread pattern of the soles.
Traction Traction on snow thanks to the position and depth of the 5 mm studs.
Fit Mid-height upper with 2 hooks at the top of the upper for good support.
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TECHNICAL INFORMATION

These waterproof and warm shoes will provide you with very good hold for snowshoeing. The snowcontact sole

We have selected warm and insulating materials for this shoe, providing good protection against snow and cold. We have tested it in the laboratory and in the field with our user representatives. We checked the temperature up to which it stays comfortable when you're stationary and when you're walking, as this varies a lot: -4°c when static and -16°C when moving. And we took into account how temperature is felt differently by men and women.

How do your shoes protect you from outdoor conditions?

Your shoes have been designed with a membrane to ensure optimal water-resistance. A membrane is a very thin component (5 to 25 micrometres) affixed to the inside of a fabric that prevents water from entering while allowing moisture to escape. While you stay warm in your shoes, your feet will also stay dry. The sole insulates from the cold coming from contact with snow.

Breathable shoes for optimal thermal comfort

Thermal comfort is a balance between the warmth of the boots and its ability to allow the foot to breathe. Too much heat or not enough breathability, damp accumulates and cold can set in. We have designed your shoes with your activity in mind, regular and sometimes intense, with a membrane whose role is to prevent water from entering on one side while allowing moisture to escape on the other.

How can you be sure that your shoes are 100% waterproof?

We made sure that your shoes are waterproof by conducting laboratory tests to simulate walking with the boots half submerged in water. We also conducted field tests to measure wear and ageing. During the waterproofing test, we test 3 levels of waterproofing: 2000 flexes (approx. 4 km walk), 4000 flexes (approx. 8 km walk) and 8000 flexes (approx. 16 km walk). This model of shoe has been tested with up to 8,000 flexes, which is equivalent to 16km of walking.

What is the difference between traction and grip?

The traction of the shoes depends on the number and shape of the studs. The grip is dependent on the materials of the sole and the tread pattern, like the tyres of your car. Traction optimises propulsion, prevents the boot from slipping backwards when going uphill and stabilises the boot.
Grip prevents the shoe from slipping and skidding on smooth ground or in demanding conditions (rain, snow, ice) by giving grip to the sole."

What is the purpose of the SNOWCONTACT technology on the soles of your shoes?

The SNOWCONTACT soles are designed using a specific component and stud pattern (5 mm) to provide the best possible grip and traction. SNOWCONTACT soles are more effective than traditional soles on snow. When walking on ice, the only way to ensure optimum safety is to add anti-slip grips to your boots.

Why is it important to be supported in a hiking boot?

The support provided by your shoe is essential for your comfort when walking. Indeed, good support optimises your steps on hilly terrains (ascent and descent), prevents your foot from sliding in the shoe and reduces the occurrence of blisters. There is less loss in the transmission of your energy to the shoe and therefore less fatigue. This is especially important when you are snowshoeing.

Are your shoes suitable for snowshoeing?

We designed these shoes for hiking on snow, with or without snowshoes. The upper of the shoe (mid-height type) combined with gaiters (external or integrated in the trousers), provides good protection against snow getting in. Waterproof and warm, their support and rigidity are more suitable for walking with snowshoes.

Will your shoes withstand regular use over the long-term?

Our engineers conduct laboratory tests to fully guarantee your satisfaction in use. We validate the following elements among other things: strength of the eyelets and straps, strength of the glued assemblies, toxicology, UV resistance, abrasion resistance of the sole and upper components and accelerated ageing.

How to choose the right footwear for snow hiking?

"To be well equipped in winter, we recommend that you follow these principles :
Warmth: increase heat with warm socks (ideally with a suitable % of wool)
Breathability: Choose your socks depending on the intensity of the hike and wear breathable models to limit damp.
Height of the boots: adapt the height of the socks to the height of the upper and opt for hi-top styles if you need more protection.
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How should you preserve the technical qualities of your shoes?

The water-repellency of a fabric is its ability to let the water slide off its surface, without absorbing it. In this way, the fabric does not soak up water and therefore remains lightweight, breathable and warm. Water-repellency is obtained by a treatment applied on the outer surface of the fabric. This treatment needs to be renewed during the lifetime of the garment. Products (spray or liquid) designed specifically for this purpose are available in our stores.

The perfect outfit for hiking in cold weather

We designed these shoes as one of the elements of the perfect set for your cold-weather hikes: the SH500 set. Equipped with your trousers, your SH500 fleece, SH520 shoes and your SH500 snowshoes, you will be able to enjoy your snow excursions whatever the weather, or almost. In any case, there's no need to wait for ideal conditions or to take everything with you in your rucksack, but you can travel light and well-equipped!

How does your product warranty work?

This product is guaranteed for 2 years from the date shown on the sales receipt. A product covered by the warranty will be exchanged free of charge. The warranty covers product defects, excluding those resulting from normal wear and tear and improper use.

A score for comparing the products’ environmental impact

The product's environmental footprint is calculated over its entire lifespan using various indicators. A score is assigned, from A to E, to help you easily identify the products with the best environmental performance by comparing products of the same type with each other. Decathlon is committed to this approach. All our actions for sustainability on: http://developpement-durable.decathlon.com/

Weight

UK 5.5 - EU 39: 0.976 kg
UK 6.5 - EU 40: 0.976 kg
UK 7 - EU 41: 0.976 kg
UK 8 - EU 42: 0.976 kg
UK 8.5 - EU 43: 0.976 kg
UK 9.5 - EU 44: 0.976 kg
UK 10.5 - EU 45: 0.976 kg
UK 11 - EU 46: 0.976 kg
UK 12 - EU 47: 0.976 kg

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COMPOSITION / ADVICE

Composition
Upper of
60.00% Polyurethane (PU), 40.00% Polyester (PES)
Outer sole of
60.00% Rubber - Synthetic, 40.00% Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)
Warm lining
18.00% Polyurethane (PU), 82.00% Polyester (PES)
Lining and sock of
100.00% Polyester (PES)
Care instructions: Rinse in clean water after use. Dry in the open air.
Stock advice We advise you to store your products in a ventilated room away from light and moisture.

OUR COMMITMENTS

Guarantee : 2 Years
 
 
 

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