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Offline ab136

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Are issued combat boots steel toed?
« on: May 07, 2005, 15:54:40 »
There is a lot of info on boots but nothing about a steel toe.  Seems like all boots should have steel or at least a composite toe. IMHO.  What do members of construction troops wear?
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Re: Are issued combat boots steel toed?
« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2005, 16:10:22 »
Mk IIIs, WWBs, and Desert Boots are not steel toed.

Pers who need steel toed boots get them issued.  The steel toed Desert Boot is actually more comfy than the regular boot.
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Re: Are issued combat boots steel toed?
« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2005, 16:14:03 »
For most duties, steel toe is not needed. All it would do is add extra weight. And by the 10km of a 20km foot patrol, extra weight is the last thing I want.
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Re: Are issued combat boots steel toed?
« Reply #3 on: May 07, 2005, 16:15:29 »
Thanks for the info guys :salute:
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