F.A.Q.

Here following we have listed a number of the most frenquently asked questions from our users.

We tried to provide you the most number of information throughout our web site, so you are kindly invited to look through it to find answers to most of your questions.

Should you still not find an exhaustive answer, please do not hesitate to contact us, using the feedback form you find in this web site. We will be more than happy to help!


What is the difference between the various types of leather?
Full grain leather is the highest quality type of leather used in Zamberlan collection. It has great durability, resistance and appearance.
Nubuk is another top quality type of leather, which has a napped finish due to specific treatement.
Split leather is a leather created from the separation between top grain leather and the hide. Usually suede leather is made of split leather. Although less important than full grain, this leather is widely used for its features and resistance.

How does leather thickness improve boot quality?
Leather thickness provides resistance and insulation. The thicker leather used in our boots is 2.8-3.0 mm thick on the top end products engineered for the most demanding use; it is very important for those requiring top performances even in tough conditions, abusing their boots.

Why Zamberlan uses Vibram soles?
Giuseppe Zamberlan was a close friend of Vitale Bramani, founder of Vibram. They started to develop innovative products in cooperation, and since then Zamberlan has been trusting the Vibram brand for quality, experience and knowledge.

Why does Zamberlan use GORE-TEX membranes?
GORE-TEX is a reliable partner for Zamberlan: it represents the excellence in product development and innovation. GORE-TEX follows the entire production process, keeping high level standards, and its products are the standard for waterproofness and breathability.

Does Zamberlan still produce in Italy?
Since 1929, Zamberlan has proudly been manufacturing products in Pievebelvicino di Torrebelvicino, in the company facilities. Today, there are two production lines running where the top end products are manufactured by expert craftsmen, keeping high quality, knowledge and skills? With (thanks to) their knowledge and skills.
How can I get spare parts?
For any request concerning spare parts, such as laces, eyelets, gaiters, please contact our customer service – you can find contacting information in the “contact” section on this website.
What is Hydrobloc?
It's a trademark by Zamberlan to identify only the best quality leathers, which are tanned following a special treatment that enhances water repellence, resistance and durability. To maintain such high features of the leather during prolonged use, a waterproof treatment and a conditioner were developed under the same name, to be used for the best care of the Zamberlan boots.
8) How many fits are available in Zamberlan‘s range?
Fit and last engineering at Zamberlan keeps in consideration all the anatomical aspects of the foot, developing different fits for different uses. Please refer to the Technical Detail page of the web site to find out more.




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