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Posted: 1/3/2006 12:38:46 PM EST
Looking to get a pair of uninsulated tactical boots. Have looked at the Converse, Belleville, and 5.11. Any pro's, cons on these boots? Any other brands i should consider?

Link Posted: 1/3/2006 12:39:54 PM EST
Oakley.Only problem being that they squeak like heck when the sole is wet.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 12:40:43 PM EST
Tactical boots?
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 12:43:03 PM EST
Take a look at Rocky Boots, quiet as a mouse wet or dry and comfortable.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 12:43:45 PM EST
What are tactical boots ?
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 12:49:37 PM EST
[Last Edit: 1/3/2006 12:51:28 PM EST by 82ndAbn]
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 12:56:25 PM EST
Danner!


Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:03:40 PM EST
Bellvilles are reasonably priced and hold up well.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:05:13 PM EST
[Last Edit: 1/3/2006 1:06:07 PM EST by TrijiCog]
What makes those boots(Danner) tactical ,compared to other black boots ? Are they steel toe ? I have some Timberlands,they are uncomfortable,but they are most likely tactical.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:07:06 PM EST
Danners are what every other boot wants to be when they grow up.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:08:35 PM EST
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:08:42 PM EST

Originally Posted By Wobblin-Goblin:
Tactical boots?



They have lasers on them so you know where your next step will land
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:10:44 PM EST
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:11:20 PM EST
[Last Edit: 1/3/2006 1:13:07 PM EST by TrijiCog]
Looked at the Danner site,and some of those boots look pretty cool.They are somewhat expensive,so I hope they are made in the USA?? I couldn't find any info where they are made on the website.

ETA:Made in Portland OR,right on.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:16:16 PM EST

Originally Posted By TrijiCog:
Looked at the Danner site,and some of those boots look pretty cool.They are somewhat expensive,so I hope they are made in the USA?? I couldn't find any info where they are made on the website.

ETA:Made in Portland OR,right on.



Their expensive stitchdown boots are US made. The cheaper running shoe type hikers aren't.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:18:10 PM EST

Originally Posted By 82ndAbn:
The Danners don't make your feet sweat?

The only Danners I've bothered trying are the popular Ft. Lewis winter boot. Those are great for cold weather. I wouldn't trade mine for anything.



Danner Acadia boots come in insulated and uninsulated versions.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:20:01 PM EST
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:22:01 PM EST
Matterhorn
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:36:37 PM EST
Danner Acadias
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:37:48 PM EST

Originally Posted By ARDunstan:
Danner!


doddsshoe.com/shopsite_sc/store/html/media/3618.jpg


I'm wearing those right now, mine are a year 1/2 old and still quite comfy.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:46:56 PM EST
It's been said already but... DANNER!!!!!
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:48:10 PM EST
I've said it before...but the current issue Belleville boots are terrific, IMO. One of the most comfortable boots I've ever worn regardless of cost.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 1:55:27 PM EST
Uninsulated Danner Acadias.

Absolutly the best footwear I have ever bought. They didnt need to be broken in at all. Just strapped them on and wore them for 15 hours.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 2:26:28 PM EST
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 2:33:58 PM EST

Originally Posted By Wobblin-Goblin:
Tactical boots?



My boots are so tactical they kick down doors all by themselves.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 2:49:34 PM EST

Originally Posted By 82ndAbn:

Originally Posted By CFII:
Uninsulated Danner Acadias.

Absolutly the best footwear I have ever bought. They didnt need to be broken in at all. Just strapped them on and wore them for 15 hours.



Doing what?

This might be my next purhase.



Hiking in a 78 acre chunk of land with my ar, a chest rig full of mags, hunting for armadillos, actually.
I also wear them at work when im at the shop, standing for 8-9 hours at a time.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 2:52:46 PM EST
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 3:10:26 PM EST
www.bootbay.com/

Good prices and you can pull the descriptions and pics of many different boots at one time.
Link Posted: 1/3/2006 3:21:11 PM EST
Danner is the standard all others strive to compare to. You get what you pay for. I wear Acadias.
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