Gear: Oakley's S.I. Assault Boot

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Oakley's S.I. Assault Boot

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Category: Apparel
Subcategory: Footwear
Price: 175.00
Average Rating:
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(20 Votes)
Description:

The latest edition of our acclaimed STANDARD ISSUE (S.I.) ASSAULT BOOT features enhanced load-bearing stability, improved anatomical fit and even greater tread durability. Choose the full-grain leather version in Black or the Desert variant that matches split suede leather with breathable Cordura®. This boot is the civilian version of combat gear we developed with the U.S. military. It includes multiple innovations created specifically for the Elite Special Forces. Lightweight and athletically inspired, it offers the comfort of prime urethane shock absorption and the climate control of a moisture wicking liner. The vulcanized rubber sole includes directional lug geometry and provides wet/dry traction on both smooth and rough terrain. Soft temper for instant comfort and silent movement Athletically inspired design for unencumbered performance and agility Climate control of moisture wicking liner, plus gusseted tongue to block debris entry Low-friction lining with anti-microbial treatment Prime shock absorption of lightweight polyurethane Jump ready design with over-the-ankle boot shaft Vulcanized rubber sole with traction of directional lug geometry, plus superior abrasion resistance for fast rope work Ergonomically optimized geometry with enhanced load-bearing stability Import

Member Reviews

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    tltolbert, Tue, 23 Oct 2007 18:33:00 UTC.
    1st review

    extremely comfortable shoe. can wear it for hours. even wear them off duty sometimes.

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    Zun, Sun, 28 Oct 2007 19:24:23 UTC.

    I've been in law enforcement for 12 years now and by far this is the best pair of boots I've ever worn. They are extremely comfortable and lightweight with a good tacky sole that grips. If you have to bend down or squat they don't hamper you one bit. You almost feel like you are wearing tennie shoes. Once you try these boots on you will not go back to any other type of boot. I guarantee it! I've gotten lots of my friends to try them and they all agree with me.

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    dmaz, Sun, 04 Nov 2007 14:20:43 UTC.

    These are the most comfortable boots I have ever worn from the first minute you put them on. They do not have to be broken in. They are lightweight and the traction is great. When I have finally worn my current pair out, I will definitely be buying another pair of these.

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    Hate_The_Drake, Thu, 15 Nov 2007 23:15:13 UTC.

    Hard Boot to Beat.

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    NBTPD168, Sat, 17 Nov 2007 09:21:10 UTC.

    I've tried a lot of boots on the market but these have to be the best boots I have ever worn!!!

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    ceroberts, Wed, 02 Jan 2008 23:46:02 UTC.

    I just bought my second pair of these...I like the first pair better. They are still as comfortable as the first...just not as much padding.

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    BlueDawg, Thu, 17 Jan 2008 13:21:13 UTC.

    These are great lighweight boots. VERY comfortable, good traction, but could use a little more padding in the footbed. The arch is kinda high and takes getting used to when you first wear them but they are very comfortable after that. I use them for summer or whever my calves need a break from the high top on my Danners.

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    Swatsgt, Mon, 21 Jan 2008 14:51:33 UTC.

    Best tactical boot I have used in 15 years of service. I wear them for SWAT and after hours of training or call-outs my feet are fine. The best part is there is no "breaking in."

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    medic958, Tue, 22 Jan 2008 20:49:12 UTC.

    Feels as though you are wearing running shoes. Lightweight and comfortable!!! I wore them in a five mile full tactical gear run and had no problems with my feet.

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    BigDaniel, Wed, 13 Feb 2008 01:01:33 UTC.

    Absolutely the best boot I have ever worn. The comfort and durability far exceeds any Hi-Tech I have ever worn in the past. Great traction on wet surfaces as well.

    Well worth the money.

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    Buddylaw, Fri, 20 Jun 2008 04:51:58 UTC.

    I have the desert version and these are by far the most comfortable boots I have owned. After about 3 days break in they were like an old pair of sneakers in comfort. I have had them for 2 weeks now and love them. At first was not sure I wanted to spend the money but it was well spent. Absolutely the best I have owned.

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    Adam12LA, Sat, 26 Jul 2008 23:51:32 UTC.

    Love these boot! They feel like tennis shoes but they are durable and quiet. They hold up well in a foot chase and they are very quiet during any type of tactical operation.

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    pdaly224, Mon, 13 Oct 2008 08:37:09 UTC.

    Working in a desert environment the Oakley Assault Boot has been the best investment I have made besides my UnderArmor shirts. The boot allows you to walk across uneven ground as though you were walking on the sidewalk. Your feet stay cool and dry and they hold up to so well, you will wear out the sole before the uppers go.

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    metalemt, Fri, 20 Mar 2009 17:47:57 UTC.

    comfortable, light weight, i refuse to wear anything else. Been wearing these for 5 years.

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    sportsman77, Sat, 21 Mar 2009 14:30:52 UTC.

    I can't live without these boots.

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    MOJO_08, Thu, 09 Apr 2009 16:47:14 UTC.

    I just bought a pair of these boots and I have to say top self ! I am on my feet for 12hours and SI boots are one of the most comfortable boots I have ever worn !!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    firzcvfd, Fri, 12 Jun 2009 20:23:08 UTC.

    Very comfortable and light weight. Good fitting.

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    Chad4196, Sat, 30 Jan 2010 23:17:25 UTC.

    Best pair of boots you'll ever buy. Great support. Take almost no break in time. Very comfortable after only a couple hours of use. Seem to be holding up really well too! I used these in Iraq also and never had any complaints. They're the best boots you can buy.

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    RenoPD8702, Sun, 31 Jan 2010 23:06:11 UTC.

    I have been wearing these boots for two years now, and have since got several oter officers to start wearing them. Great product!!

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    SM78, Tue, 12 Jun 2012 19:32:09 UTC.

    Got the Assault Shoe and it is awesomely comfortable and good for as much OT as you can handle. Light, versatile, and tough!

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