The Altera Alpaca Conquer light weight sock is a very unique sock different than the Explore or Prevail lines. Alpaca fiber is naturally flame resistant and the yarn construction of the Conquer make it a Class 1 flame resistant sock for maximum confidence in extreme conditions. If you require a flame resistant sock, this is your choice. Dedicated to those in the military, search and rescue and forest service, the Conquer can handle anything.
Alpaca fiber is processed with a biodegradable citrus based cleaner. Altera High Performance Fiber Technology is naturally anti-microbial and flame resistant. Altera enhances the antibacterial properties of the alpaca fiber with an exclusive Silver Infusion Technology, enabling multiple odor-free wears of our alpaca garments without laundering.
On a microscopic level, alpaca fleece has a smooth exterior surface, which is why alpaca is as soft as silk. Alpaca features an unique hollow core which allows it to wick moisture away from your skin Alpaca fiber provides up to 30% greater insulation that Merino wool in either hot or cold conditions. Total thermal regulation even when wet!
The Conquer Sock is made in the US for Altera Alpaca.
Easy Care: Machine wash/ never bleach. Tumbler dry low heat or hang dry. Turn inside out for best results.