Five Ten Prism
I tested this shoe against the Mythos and found it…
Price Paid: $130
I tested this shoe against the Mythos and found it to be stickier and more solid. It is comfortable to climb in but less comfortable to stand around in. But then I prefer climbing to standing.
I have found no odor or discoloration with the Prism. It is one fantastic shoe. It is the next best thing to my own skin when it comes to feeling the rock.
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After five years of intense R&D, Five Ten introduces The Prism climbing shoe. In December of 06, the US Government awarded Five Ten a patent for faceted edge technology (FET) which gives climbers unprecedented outside edge performance. This comfy shoe features a non-stretch dual Perflex micro-fiber laced upper. The Prism has edges at optimum angles with more rubber-to-rock contact then ever possible, plus Stealth Onyxx outsoles.
For unprecedented outside edge performance with more rubber-to-rock contact, Five.Ten's Prism is a clear choice. This comfy shoe features a non-stretch dual Perflex microfiber laced upper plus Stealth ONYXX soles.