Bates Delta-8 Black Soft Toe Side Zip 8″ Boot for Men




Bates Delta-8 Side Zip 8″ Boot for Men

The Delta-8 Bates boot offers brand new Individual Comfort System Technology. This is an advanced comfort technology that allows you to choose a comfort setting that is right for you. The midsole features an adjustable disk that can be placed among four settings to control firmness, cushion, inward and outward stability. Non metallic components make passing through electronic security effortless. A slip resistant rubber outsole and cement construction ensure comfort and traction for long days on the job. The side zipper grants easy access when putting on or taking off your Bates 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.


  • Full grain leather and ballistic nylon upper
  • Individual Comfort System Technology with 4 settings:
    • FIRM ZONE for energy return
    • CUSHION ZONE for increased shock absorption
    • OUTWARD ZONE to reduce outward tilt and maximize natural walking motion and stability
    • OUTWARD ZONE to reduce outward tilt and maximize natural walking motion and stability
  • ICS Delta Slip-resistant outsole
  • Side zipper
  • 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:

Dry 0.80
Wet 0.57 Oily-Light Soil 0.52 Oily/Wet-Light Soil 0.37 Oily-High Soil 0.40 Oily/Wet-High Soil 0.31

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