Bates Men's 11 inch Paratrooper Side-Zip Boots, 13d, Black
Hit the ground running in these specially-designed Paratrooper Tactical Boots with extra-high ankle support and snug, long lacing! The full-length side zipper makes them fast to put on and take off. Military Boots made with rich all-leather uppers, high shine toe, and heel cap, equipped with a cushioned insole for softer landings and a slip-resistant rubber lug outsole for exceptional tracking over any terrain. More on Goodyear welt construction Goodyear Welt construction is the oldest and most reliable construction method, delivering footwear that's flexible, durable, and easily repairable. So how does it work? In short, a strip of firm leather (called the welt) is stitched to the leather upper. The welt acts as a sort of inchanchor layer inch for the stitching that binds the boot together. Goodyear welt construction provides solid footing, flexibility, and allows the outsole to be replaced, effectively lengthening the life of the boot. Combat boots made of 100% leather uppers for lon...