TOP COVERING MATERIAL GUIDE
At Epione Labs we offer a wide selection of top covering materials to suit the individual patients needs. The
covering material serves to improve the cosmetic appearance of the device, seal in pads, coverings and
extensions, aid in shock absorption and alter frictional characteristics. We source only the finest of materials
from all over the globe.
Here is our guide to understanding each materials properties and suitability for your patient.
Material of choice when cushioning and shock absorption is required. Durable material that bonds well to polypropylene shells.
Used for the at risk foot type i.e rheumatoid, diabetic, neuropathic foot or diminished fatty padding.
Not recommended when blistering is a problem (due to high frictional coefficient)
A combination of lunasoft 2mm and a synthetic suede lining. Where a cushioned yet non slip top cover is required.
A combination of lunasoft 2mm and a 1.5mm neolon top covering layer. Offers excellent cushioning and shock absorption.
A combination of black ultra vinyl and 2mm green poron vive. Offers excellent energy return and durability.