Yaktrax Diamond Grip Ice Grips for Shoes
Designed for the toughest winter conditions, the
Yaktrax Diamond Grip Ice Grips for Shoes are one of Yaktrax's most resilient traction devices. For outstanding grip and traction, they feature sharp, diamond shaped beads which dig into ice and snow, helping to reduce the risk of falls. They are even durable enough to withstand short transitional journeys over hard surfaces like concrete, yet remain lightweight enough for optimal comfort. What's Included? 1 x Pair of Yaktrax Ice Grips Which Size Yaktrax Diamond Grips Are Right for Me?
Yaktrax Diamond Ice Grips for Shoes are available in four different sizes. To find the correct size for you, simply take your UK or EU shoe size and match it against the table below.
Size UK Shoe Size EU Shoe Size Small Size 5 - 7 Size 38 - 40 Medium Size 7 - 9 Size 41 - 43 Large Size 9 - 11 Size 44 - 46 Extra Large Size 11 + Size 46 + Sizing Tips and Tricks If you fall on a boundary or between sizes, we recommend selecting the smaller of the two options Yaktrax are designed to accommodate the entire foot, so need to be slightly larger than the sole of your shoe Who Can Benefit from the Yaktrax Diamond Grips?
The Yaktrax Diamond Grips are perfect for anyone who frequently braves tough winter environments. They can facilitate safer travel over icy or snowy surfaces, including on packed snow or boilerplate ice, and are a great choice for those who participate in outdoor winter work.
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The Yaktrax Diamonds are made to be as comfortable to wear as possible, and so are very lightweight despite their strength. Depending on the size you choose, they will weight between 235.3 - 337.3g (8.3 - 11.9oz) and will not impede your movement in any way thanks to their minimalistic form.
How Do I Put the Yaktrax Diamonds On?
You can get your Yaktrax on and off in a matter of moments. Before setting off, place the ice grip over your toe and pull it back over your heels. Once you've done the same for both feet, you'll be ready to tackle the snow without hesitation!
The Yaktrax Diamond Ice Grips can be applied quickly and easily Is There Anything I Should Check Before Using Yaktrax?
Once you've put your Yaktrax on, it's a good idea to check that they have been applied correctly to prevent injury to yourself or damage to the product. Please check that:
The word 'heel' or 'toe' on your Yaktrax are pressed against your shoe (they should not be visible or the device is inside out). The diamond beads sit flat against the soles of your shoes and does not go past its edge. The outer band rests against the outer edge of your footprint (this should not be caught on the sole). What Types of Shoes Will They Fit?
The rubber band of the Yaktrax Diamonds will remain flexible even when temperatures sink well below zero. The ice grips can therefore easily stretch over all kinds of shoes, including smaller trainers and thick work boots.
How Do The Yaktrax Diamond Ice Grips Work?
The chains of the ice grips feature a number of diamond shaped beads, which have sharp edges that cut into snow and ice. This helps to increase the grip your shoes provide especially in areas where the beads are concentrated, like on your forefeet and heels.
Can I Walk On Pavement With the Yaktrax?
The Yaktrax Diamonds are designed to cope with bare pavement or other non-snow or ice covered terrains, you should still limit the amount you walk on them. This is because consistent use on such ground can lead to damage to the product, or discomfort for the user.
Will Snow Get Caught In the Yaktrax Ice Grips?
Each bead on the Yaktrax Diamonds swivels independent of the others, ensuring snow will never be caught in the chain. While the sharp edges of the beat dig into snow to increase traction, they won't insert themselves far enough to become stuck, so you won't have to worry about this either.
What Are the Yaktrax Diamonds Made Of?
To provide comfort in addition to durability, the Yaktrax Diamonds are made from a clever combination of materials. These are detailed below:
Outer Band - Natural Rubber Chains - Steel Coated with Zinc Eyelets - Steel Coated with Zinc Cable - Aircraft-grade Steel Cable Beads - Case-hardened Steel