TOE-PUFFS, COUNTERS AND REINFORCEMENT FABRICS
We are distributors of ICF Forestali toe-puffs, counters and reinforcement fabrics. Keck has been Forestali’s exclusive partner in France for more than 20 years. These products are used in the footwear and leather goods sectors.
Our range of toe-puffs and counters
Elastoform toe-puffs and counters
From 0.62 to 1.00 mm
Material for flexible and elastic toe-puffs in woven brushed cotton or double-thread viscose satin. With or without hot melt coating on one side. Recommended for quality leather footwear.
Flexan toe-puffs and counters
From 0.33 to 0.93 mm
Extruded material on non-woven Ping Pong backing for very flexible toe-puffs and counters. Suitable for men’s, women’s and children’s footwear requiring flexible toe-puffs.
Flexan plus toe-puffs and counters
From 0.33 to 0.93 mm
Extruded material with non woven lining on two sides for very flexible and rigid toe-puffs and counters. Suitable for all footwear requiring strong, rigid toe-puffs.
Foresol toe-puffs and counters
From 0.45 to 3.00 mm
Non-woven polyester fabric impregnated with polystyrene resins, for solvent dipping, for toe-puffs and counters. The complete range is suitable for all types of footwear where solvent dipping is required.
Politex toe-puffs and counters
From 1.00 to 1.35 mm
Woven brushed cotton fabric, impregnated with polystyrene resins, for solvent dipping, for toe-puffs and counters. Specially recommended for high-quality women’s footwear requiring the use of a solvent shoe counter.
Janus toe-puffs and counters
From 1.10 to 1.50 mm
Extruded composite counter with hard, rigid thermo-adhesive bonding, at two differentiated coating and reactivation temperatures. Suitable for high technical performance footwear.
Neotex toe-puffs and counters
From 0.82 to 1.25 mm
Woven brushed cotton or non woven polyester material, with or without hot melt coating on one side, for elastic and semi-rigid toe-puffs. Recommended for high-quality women’s, children’s and men’s footwear with delicate leather uppers.
Linea T toe-puffs and counters
From 0.65 to 1.35 mm
Material for semi-rigid toe-puffs in non-woven polyester. Hot melt coating on one side. Suitable for medium quality footwear requiring semi-rigid toe-puffs such as dress shoes or hiking and leisure footwear.
Linea R toe-puffs and counters
From 0.97 to 1.33 mm
Material for rigid toe-puffs in non-woven polyester. Hot melt coating on one side. Suitable for footwear requiring a very rigid toe-puff such as military or hiking footwear.
Forstick toe-puffs and counters
From 0.78 to 1.40 mm
Thermoplastic fabric for soft, semi-rigid and rigid counters with a long open time and thermo-adhesive central section. Good adhesion even on the trimmed part.
Gemini toe-puffs and counters
From 1.15 to 1.55 mm
Semi-rigid counter material with woven brushed cotton reinforcement and thermo-adhesive powder on both sides. It can be reactivated at 100°C. Good elasticity, shaping and perfect adhesion on all types of support, even on oiled leathers and synthetics.
MTB toe-puffs and counters
From 1.42 to 1.85 mm
Thermoplastic counter material that is rigid even in thin applications. Bright blue non-woven polyester support, thermo-adhesive powder. Counters made with thick MTB are mainly used when high rigidity is needed.