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dont buy Dickies steel toe work boots

Discussion in 'Style' started by BOATS N HOES, Jul 2, 2009.

  1. KILZ FILLZ

    KILZ FILLZ Moderator Crew

    Joined: Dec 30, 2008 Messages: 14,018 Likes Received: 958
    usually anything Dickies makes is pretty solid
    these were shit. this pic was taken after about a month of wearing em at work.

    yesterday i said fuck this shit and bought a pair of timberlands. i see why so many people wear timbs now. they are so fucking comfortable. its a shame they are gonna be ruined at work. :lol:


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    edit: ^^ that rubber part at the toe isnt suppoessed to be wavy like that. it was flush when i got em. ^^
     
  2. YouMad.GIF

    YouMad.GIF Elite Member

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    Haha dickys shoes are garbage man
    you shoulda known that
     
  3. chopsticks

    chopsticks Dirty Dozen Crew

    Joined: Feb 22, 2008 Messages: 8,842 Likes Received: 491
    Hows that job going dude?

    Timberlands ftw.
     
  4. JustHereForTheNight

    JustHereForTheNight Banned

    Joined: Aug 3, 2008 Messages: 665 Likes Received: 24
    Drop them off a freeway overpass onto a passing car
     
  5. Mercer

    Mercer Moderator Crew

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    Timberlands are fucking sneakers, of course they are comfortable, I wouldn't consider them real work boots.
    I rock caterpillars and north face boots for work, fuck timberland.

    Real work boots aren't supposed to be all comfy when you're trying them on at foot locker.
    You need to wear them for a day to break them in, then they form around your natural foot shape/movements.
    Once you've broken a good pair in nothing is better.
     
  6. El Vergudo

    El Vergudo Senior Member

    Joined: May 22, 2007 Messages: 2,103 Likes Received: 405
    i buy my work boots off the matco tool truck.

    gotta love that warranty.
     
  7. HUSK

    HUSK Elite Member

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  8. SystemFailure

    SystemFailure Veteran Member

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    Yea man they have been.
     
  9. The Cult Of Skaro

    The Cult Of Skaro New Jack

    Joined: May 26, 2009 Messages: 46 Likes Received: 10
    Yeah dickies boots do suck. Last pair I had died in a couple months.
    But the pants are totally awesome!

    $The Cult Of Skaro$
     
  10. KILZ FILLZ

    KILZ FILLZ Moderator Crew

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    shits goin good. cant wait to finish the apprenticeship and move the fuck on up.
    gonna put in for apromotion as soon as i can.
     
  11. Seph

    Seph Senior Member

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  12. KILZ FILLZ

    KILZ FILLZ Moderator Crew

    Joined: Dec 30, 2008 Messages: 14,018 Likes Received: 958
    i didnt get normal neubuck
    i got the steel toe, chemical resistant, oil resistant, anti slip, non marking. flat black leather.
    didnt get em at a footlocker went to a store named Boot World. they defiantely felt better at the end of the day than when i put em on this morning. def had some breaking in especially around the heel and top of the foot.
    ill take yer word for it tho, since they are my first pair and it sounds like you know your shit.
     
  13. Mercer

    Mercer Moderator Crew

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    They probably are real boots then, I've tried on a couple pair of timberlands before though and thought WTF?
    I've had Air Force Ones that felt tougher than the regular timberlands they sell around here.
     
  14. rainbostikuh

    rainbostikuh Senior Member

    Joined: Dec 27, 2002 Messages: 1,128 Likes Received: 40
    Best boots in the biz, hands down. over the course of 3 years i owned only 2 pairs when i used to do man work. they last.
    http://www.redwingshoes.com/
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    they also have better design. they are heavy but are just as comfy a thick skate shoe.
     
  15. Spring Break '92

    Spring Break '92 Senior Member

    Joined: Feb 24, 2007 Messages: 1,135 Likes Received: 90
    Dudes, Timberland makes the PRO series boots which are all steel and composite toe work boots. They are great. I have two pairs. Don't sleep on these.
     
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