This Men's Chippewa 6in Black Oiled Waterproof Composition Toe Lace Up Boot is a great boot for doing work tasks outside. This boot features chip-a-tex waterproof bootie construction, chippewa/Q rubber outsole, non tarnishable black nickle hardware, heavy duty laces, and it is ASTM electrical hazard rated.
Chip-A-Tex - The Chip-A-Tex waterproof membrane system is breathable. Water is locked out of the boot by the membrane shield but air passes through from the foot for maximum comfort.
Composition Safety Toe - 35% lighter than a steel toe cap it has no heat or cold temperature transference, non electrical conduction or magnetic charge properties. It's non rusting and non-corrosive and meets or exceeds ASTM - F2413-11 standards for impact and compression.
Chippewa products use only premium raw materials and are hand crafted in USA. To this day, our U.S. made boots still carry the "Hand Crafted in USA" labels as homage to the men and women that have built the Chippewa brand.