Foot Wear?

Discussion in 'Industry Surveys & Polls' started by ClippersLC, Mar 15, 2010.

  1. wheebil

    wheebil LawnSite Member
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    what if it were Jesus?
     
  2. wheebil

    wheebil LawnSite Member
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    I used to wear lace up, steel toed boots. after several months of my feet cooking in those suckers on a daily basis, I switched to a Merrell gore-tex hiking boot...Seeking more comfort, I switched to a Merrell, gore-tex hiking type shoe to keep me dry...when it's definitelygoing to be dry all day (no dew) I wear a pair of Merrell water-pro Maipo's....very lightweight, see thru mesh upper and extremely comfortable. For me, doing 95 lawns a week, it's all about comfort....ALWAYS wear my Walk-Fit inlays too. my feet never get tired.
     
  3. cuttin-to-the-Max

    cuttin-to-the-Max LawnSite Bronze Member
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    How do you guys where boots almost all the way up your legs in (exaggeration) in 90* weather just to cut grass????
     
  4. Hangtastic

    Hangtastic LawnSite Member
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  5. tallrick

    tallrick LawnSite Senior Member
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    Steel toe boots for working on machines or around rocks or scrap metal, cleats for working anywhere I have to walk long distances on dirt, sand, grass etc.
     
  6. mowerbrad

    mowerbrad LawnSite Fanatic
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    I've got steal toed CAT hydraulic boots for my work boots. I usually replace them every other year, always get the same model.

    I use tennis shoes when I just mow or work around my own yard, but since my tennis shoes are my everyday shoes, I don't want to get them nasty.

    I do find that the steal toed boots provide the most protection, which is an important feature for me.
     
  7. MooseMan89

    MooseMan89 LawnSite Member
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    Steel Toe!!! All day. Everyday!
     
  8. MLAWCARE

    MLAWCARE LawnSite Senior Member
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    This is what I wear too!!!! :usflag:
     
  9. CJCuttingEdge

    CJCuttingEdge LawnSite Member
    from USA
    Posts: 171

    Merrell Hiking shoes with goretex and vibram sole...I think its the only way to go!
     
  10. gasracer

    gasracer LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,049

    Wolverine 6" steel toed boots.
     

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