Magnum’s new durable and stable side-zip duty boot, the Command 8.0 SZ WPi (Style #7975), is designed for long shifts. With ion-mask, surface-enhancing nanotechnology and a high-traction, slip-resistant outsole, this uniform boot protects the feet of any law enforcement professional. The Command features full-grain leather with 900-denier nylon, and a rust-proof, moisture-wicking upper lining. It also includes a shock-absorbing molded EVA midsole with a contoured foot bed for comfort. The Command meets the EN 20347:2004 safety standard for occupational footwear. It’s available in stores now.
The new Zero Mass Collection from Bates is a tactical training footwear line designed to maximize comfort and minimize weight. The collection consists of an 8-inch black side-zip boot (model #E05161), a 6-inch black side-zip boot (model #E05162), an 8-inch desert tan boot (model #E05118) and an 8-inch sage green boot (model #E05128). All four boots feature genuine leather or Wolverine Warrior leather, highly breathable nylon upper and a low-profile design for enhanced movement. The Aegis antimicrobial-treated insoles have anti-odor, moisture-wicking properties to help keep your feet dry. The boots are also protected from dirt, chemicals, oil and water-based stains. Bates—866/699-7374 www.batesfootwear.com
Rocky’s new footwear duty line, Athletic Mobility, offers various levels of protection for different work conditions. The line features Level One (L1), Two (L2) and Three (L3) boots. L2 boots are constructed with high-quality, polishable black leather, waterproof Gore-Tex fabric and a lightweight rubber outsole. The L3 is constructed with the same high-quality black leather and 900-denier, high-abrasion nylon for protection. The L2 and L3 incorporate 400 grams of PrimaLoft Eco Footwear insulation—a lightweight, water-resistant and breathable material that keeps feet warm, even when wet. L2 is available in a lace-up boot with an optional side zipper. L3 is available in a front-zip style, as well as a hidden lace system with a side-zip. (Pictured: L3 front-zip style) Rocky Boots—
The new product line from Original S.W.A.T., Chase Series Tactical Footwear, has been designed, engineered and tested for LE, military and EMTs. The Chase line is available in a 9-inch black or tan side-zip version, a black low-cut version and a 9-inch black waterproof version. All styles feature electrical hazard protection, an airport-friendly Texon stability platform insole and a quiet, slip-resistant rubber outsole that delivers increased traction in wet conditions. Every boot in the Chase series incorporates Poron cushioning pads for all-day comfort. In addition, the 9-inch tan version features Scotchgard protection. The Chase series begins shipping March 1, 2012, and is offered in sizes 4–16 and 7–16 wide.
5.11’s Tactical Trainer 2.0 is a fully re-engineered training shoe meant for the range or daily wear. It comes in two versions—low and waterproof/breathable mid. The upper portion of the shoe is suede and features two types of mesh—open breathable and closed—as well as antibacterial and moisture-wicking lining. The toe and heel overlays are abrasion-resistant. The midsole features an external ankle stabilizer. The outsole includes directional lugs for good support and traction. The shoe comes in regular sizes 4–15 and wide sizes 7–15.