The Importance of Soles:
Soles are an important part of shoes. One should choose the sole that best fits and suits them. Natural rubber, polyurethane, leather, and PVC compounds are some materials from which shoe soles making takes place. The leather and rubber or both of them help in making the men’s and women’s dress soles. On the contrary, casual or work shoe soles making takes place through natural rubber and polyurethane.
Due to specific materials or designs, some soles provide more traction than others. Some soles are also thick and offer more traction. The shoe’s interior bottom is the insole, while the outsole is that layer or part that has direct contact with the ground. On the other hand, the layer between the outsole and insole known as the midsole.
Three Important Types of Soles:
When you are buying the best shoe soles, you must know the sole type. Knowing the sole type will give the highest stability and best balance support. Soles are of three types as mentioned below.
- Normal Arch: In a normal arch, there is a curve formed with the inner aspect of the footprint. It cast a band little less than half of the width of your foot.
- Low arch: Low arch usually prints the whole foot and there is no curve formed.
- High arch: High arch shows a thin band between heel and toe and the curved form is much defined.