The five colors of the Mamba Mentality are blue (honesty), red (passion), grey (detached), purple (fearless), and yellow (optimism), and these are the emotions that Kobe Bryant has meshed to form his own elevated perspective on basketball .The five colorway show the correlations between attitude and emotion.The Kobe A.D. Mid is the third iteration of the Kobe A.D. series; it features a large Zoom Air unit at the heel, Flywire throughout the upper, and micro-blade tread outsole pattern which the office site said it .
Today we are talking about the Nike Kobe A.D. Mid Detached .
The Nike Kobe A.D. Mid is a continuation of Mamba Mentality that encompasses both the physical and psychological elements of basketball.
For the Nike Kobe A.D. Mid Detached, maybe you will like the cool grey color way in this hot summer .
Nike Kobe A.D. Mid Detached
August 24, 2017
Thanks to the FastPass, we get a look clearly at everything of Kobe signature model what it is.
First , it is cut the sneaker .we can see clearly the model of the sneakers .
We can see the Zoom Air unite clearly that provides you with a soft and responsive cushioning.
Separated the upper between the midsole .
there are adhesive treatment in the back of upper ,
There is a suprised—- FLYWIRE inside of the upper .
The soft material of midsole which give you the comfortable feeling .
A gray pad followed by a Kobe handwritten signature on the insole
Double bottom cloth, surface material is EVA.
KOBE AD EP LAST：BB-05 SIZE：9# in the midsole .
We can see the ZOOM AIR of the midsole .maybe this is the best surprised for fans .
For cushion :take the size of US 9/42.5 as a example. we can see the length of ZOOM air AIR is 73.71 mm. it is huge cushionging .
and the wide of ZOOM air AIR is 47.44 mm
meantime , the thickness of ZOOM air AIR is 14.20 mm
There is a suspected leather patch in the lateral forefoot , but we are not the function so far .
There are leather patches near the rollover area
The arch support plate is placed between the midsole and the outsole.
The length of arch support plate is 81.24mm.
The wide of arch support plate is 69.95 mm.
The thickness of arch support plate is 1.13mm.
it is the carbon fibre by fire tested .
For the traction ,it utilizes a minimalistic rubber outsole that features micro-tread traction.On clean courts, the traction pattern fared well, however, once you hit some dust, you’ll find yourself wiping a lot more than usual, particularly in the heel area.
The thickness of size US 9/42.5 are 16.57mm with the midsole and outsole .
The thickness of size US 9/42.5 are 21.80mm with the midsole and outsole
For fit . This model actually fits pretty nicely. Even with a wider base, I have no particular gripes with the fit.
Overall , Nike has made some improvements which use of technology and materials for the Kobe AD.
How do you think the new thicker Zoom unit and material choices ? Let us know in the comments below .