Foot Wear?

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

  1. blk90s13

    blk90s13 LawnSite Bronze Member
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  2. 93Chevy

    93Chevy LawnSite Fanatic
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    How waterproof are they? Is it the Red Wing waterproofing or Gore-Tex?

    I like gore-tex because I can stand in puddles all day, deal with rain all day, etc. and still have dry feet. A lot of gore-tex knock-offs aren't up to that task.
  3. firstclasslandscaping

    firstclasslandscaping LawnSite Member
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    i bleieve that it is a waterproofing from red wing and NOT gor tex...ive gone all day in the rain through puddles and have had no wet feet since i bought them about a year ago.
  4. Utah Lawn Care

    Utah Lawn Care LawnSite Bronze Member
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    I usually wear basketball shoes. I would much rather wear something else, but I am 6 foot 8 and wear a size 17 so I don't have many options.
  5. GreenWestCoast

    GreenWestCoast LawnSite Member
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  6. hondas1

    hondas1 LawnSite Member
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  7. Lovett

    Lovett LawnSite Member
    Messages: 246

    Wow hmmm those look nice.

    I just bought a pair of New Balance waterproof 965 hiking shoes off eBay as this was my first pair starting out & overall they produced a very comfortable fit, were super efficient, so light weight and lasted a good 9 months with heavy use.
  8. Wiedmann

    Wiedmann LawnSite Member
    Messages: 138

    Tennis shoe/ Trail shoe when mowing- Salomon Speedcross (provides grip in wet lawns and bright shoe to catch peoples attention

    Workboot- Danner BullRun or Danner Quarry
  9. Lovett

    Lovett LawnSite Member
    Messages: 246

    Here's the New Balance shoe that I just got in that I mentioned a couple posts up.

  10. Truegritts

    Truegritts LawnSite Member
    from MI
    Messages: 31

    Merrell Reflex hiking boots. No other boot have I had that can take a beating while still being comfortable enough to walk in. Steel toe suck unless your in heavy landscaping/hardscapes.

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