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19 January 2016

SHOT Show 2016: Premier of MAGNUM Boots

MAGNUM (booth 11164) is launching two new uniform styles for 2016 featuring two great new partnerships, innovative technologies and sleek designs. As the original innovators of lightweight uniform and safety footwear, MAGNUM has always had a pioneering spirit and this is evident in their latest offering with the STRIKE FORCE and Magnum OPUS. In Europe they will be available from Autumn 2016.

STRIKE FORCE: Created using pioneering technologies, the Strike Force is a force to be reckoned with. This boot is the first to use Armourgel, a revolutionary new energy absorbing material in footwear. The material stiffens on impact to provide protection but flexes when protection is not required providing safety and comfort. The Strike Force will also feature a high-performance multi-surface, traction delivering, Michelin rubber outsole inspired by the Michelin Power Rain tire and Michelin Pilot Alpin tire for stability in the toughest conditions.

  • Durable leather upper with hardwearing mesh panels
  • Scanner safe, non-metallic composite hardware
  • Armourgel ultimate ankle impact protection
  • Fast wicking lining for moisture management & comfort
  • PU foam insole for maximum comfort & shock absorption
  • Compression moulded RECOIL midsole absorbs impact and provides all-day support and comport
  • Composite shank offers lightweight, airport safe underfoot comfort
  • High-Traction, slip and oil resistant MICHELIN outsole for maximum grip

MAGNUM Strikeforce

MAGNUM OPUS: Lightweight & fast, the Magnum Opus is the ideal blend of athletic meets combat. This sleek silhouette offers foot-forming comfort whilst the almost seamless Kurim Protective upper provides high abrasion resistance and protection. The high performance outsole design delivers best in class durability and traction. Ideal for running through mud, scaling walls, climbing ropes, or just pounding the pavement. This is the evolution of Magnum’s fit for purpose footwear.

  • High abrasion resistant almost seamless Kurim protective upper
  • Super lightweight, breathable net mesh
  • Closed eyelets for secure lacing
  • Flexible foot forming construction
  • i-shield repels water and dirt, and is resistant to stains
  • Compression moulded RECOIL midsole absorbs impact and provides all-day support and comfort
  • Durable carbon rubber outsole provides grip and durability
  • Multi-directional lugs deliver superior traction, grip and support
  • Also available in Coyote and Camo