Bates GX-8 Waterproof Side Zip 8″ Boot for Men
The GX-8 Bates boots has all the features to keep you comfortable when you’re on your feet for a long day. Including the famous Gore-Tex waterproof lining, full-grain leather and ballistic nylon uppers and full-cushioned removable comfort insoles, all riding on Bates’ exclusive Ultra-Lites Xtreme outsoles. These soles have exceptional stability and traction. The side zipper grants easy access when taking off or putting on your work boots.
Unlike most competitors, Bates’ entire business is making footwear for military, police and other uniformed public services. The company has been in business over 120 years and is one of the largest suppliers of footwear to the U.S. federal government and Department of Defense. Bates is a part of Wolverine Worldwide, a billion dollar shoe corporation.
- Black waterproof leather and ballistic nylon
- Oil, water, metal chips, chemical and slip resistant Ultra-Lites Xtreme rubber outsole
- Full cushioned removable comfort insole
- Gore-Tex® waterproof lining
- Side zipper
- Compression molded EVA midsole
- Flexible cement construction
- Security friendly footwear
- Wide widths available!
Medium Width (M): 7-12, 13, 14, 15
Wide Width (EW): 7-12, 13, 14
MARK II Coeffecient of Friction Testing Results for Slip Resistance:
|Wet||0.62||Oily-Light Soil||0.27||Oily/Wet-Light Soil||0.27||Oily-High Soil||0.22||Oily/Wet-High Soil||0.22|