Military Austrian Gaiters Gore-tex Oliv Original Demobil Damaged
- Shin protectors designed to travel over rough terrain. They have form of profiled sheeting resistant to dirt and leaking, whose two opposite ends can be temporarily connected using zipper and Velcro.
When applied on the pants, gaiters cover legs from ankles upward, together with upper parts of shoes. Appropriate placement and adjustment of fenders is provided by canvas straps attached on the sole of footwear.
Their main function is to prevent against the ingress of water or dirt (snow, mud, stones, etc.) inside the shoe. They protect the lower part of pants from getting dirty, getting wet and damaged.
Gaiters were used, they are in sufficient condition. Sometimes they may not be a perfect couple, with damaged fabric or fastening system.