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Who wears shorts or pants

Discussion in 'Industry Surveys & Polls' started by 944own, Feb 2, 2011.

  1. greenacres2010

    greenacres2010 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 19

    can't stand the shorts, rocks beatin the h^ll out of my legs so its pants short sleeve t shirts and gotta have the high top lawn grips. These are the best shoes ever feet never get wet in wet grass they r steel toed only thing is they are a little hot but pros overway the cons and got 2 seasons out of a pair
  2. TNGrassCutter

    TNGrassCutter LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,321

    Except my pants and boots would've been sopping wet and muddy up to my knees.
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  3. Kartanimal29

    Kartanimal29 LawnSite Member
    from Ct.
    Messages: 209

    Pants , My legs don't tan
  4. alf500series

    alf500series LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 256

    cut off cargo jeans, tshirt and depending on what I'm doing -either my vibram five fingers or boots.
  5. jiggz

    jiggz LawnSite Senior Member
    from jerz
    Messages: 646

    cargo shorts and steal toe redwing boots.. this year im going to get the steal toe low oxfords.. the ones i used last were to high and hot.. i keep pants in the truck for heavy trimming around gravel, poision ivy and such

    STIHL GUY LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
    Messages: 5,226

    i always wear carhart lightweight work pants. no shorts for me not even in the summer
  7. fireman gus

    fireman gus LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 517

    I always wear long pants (cargo type) with steel toed boots. Except in July and August I also wear long sleeve shirts. During the time I wear short sleeves I use sunscreen of some sort.

    STIHL GUY LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
    Messages: 5,226

    i wear steel toe boots as well and long sleeves in the fall/ spring but once it starts getting warm i wear a t shirt all summer
  9. kilgoja

    kilgoja LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 944

    i used to wear shorts...my legs would always be brown with dirt from trimming and such lol...now i wear brown pants...they are much lighter and cooler and more comfortable than blue jeans...i always wear a t-shirt...and i wear tennis shoes, big safari looking hat, and sunglass protective glasses..sunscreen on my hands and arms
  10. ncknaklawns

    ncknaklawns LawnSite Senior Member
    from NY
    Messages: 379

    Can't see wearing shorts, Feel like my boots would fill up with stuff. I 've been wearing out boots each year. Had a nice fitting pair from sears for $89 they were supper light weight felt like a sneaker and had waterproof membrane. But they stopped making them. Haven't found a better or equal replacement yet.

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