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Quick OverviewAtlas comfort and technology mainstays at their best value
The Atlas 8 Series offers Atlas comfort and technology mainstays at their best value. The introduction of their patent-pending Free-Rotating™ Suspension cushions each step, allows natural articulation of the foot, and provides unparalleled freedom of movement for trail versatility. The Atlas 8 Series snowshoe uses the no-fuss, no-hassle Strapp™ binding, with excellent arch support, gender-specific lasts and Uniloop pull, all in a minimalist form. Forgiving Nytex decking and our proven aluminum V-Frames offer superior durability no matter the conditions.
Manufacturer Atlas Weight 4.45 lbs / 2.02 kg Gender Men's & Unisex Color Black Licorice Size 30 in. Mfg Sku/Part Number U10008 Dimensions 222 sq in surface area Heel Lift No Weight Capacity 150 - 250+ lbs. Other Features A proprietary Atlas shape, their sturdy aluminum V-Frames are the key to an efficient, natural stride. The V shape tracks straight in deep snow, and the tapered tail pulls less snow as you step forward, saving your energy. The turned-up tail of the V-frame rolls easily into each step for a natural gait. Built with lightweight, durable 6000- and 7000-series aluminum, the V-frames are used on all Atlas snowshoes, including their new Youth Series.
The Strapp™ binding offers Wrapp™ binding function - molded arch support, one-pull Uniloop design, no-hassle straps and gender-specific lasts - with a minimalist approach at an increased value.
Sure footing on two planes, the Twin-Trac™ toe crampon uses a sturdy row of front points and two side teeth to keep your foot from twisting.
Designed for Atlas Trail Walking snowshoes, Free-Rotating™ Suspension (FRS) cushions each step, allowing for natural articulation of the foot with minimal resistance and unparalleled freedom of movement. Both Atlas suspension platforms Spring-Loaded™ Suspension (SLS) and Free-Rotating™ Suspension (FRS), suspend your foot so it can move freely, absorbing impact and letting your foot flex naturally side-to-side on traverses and uneven terrain enhancing traction. FRS provides snowshoers the ultimate in trail versatility.
Flexible Nytex decking is forgiving and quiet when hiking in the cold, providing durability without the weight.
Atlas first patent revolutionized snowshoe performance and created an industry standard. The heel cleat adds traction and stability for climbing, descending and traversing varied terrain.
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