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Style# 12001

A.T.A.C.® 8" Side Zip Boot

Average rating of 83%
$105.99
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Purpose Built

Engineered to meet the demands of law enforcement, military, and tactical operators, The Side-Zip Boot delivers high performance and comfort in a professional profile.

Features and Benefits

  • Renowned tactical boot in a professional profile
  • Comfortable, sturdy, and highly tactical
  • Enhanced speed and traction

Specifications

  • Side-zip
  • Open cell foam cushion
  • Cushioned Ortholite® insole
  • Hypertext lasting board
  • Injection-molded Phylon midsole
  • Non-metallic shank
  • oil and slip resistant outsole
  • Semi-rigid heel and toe reinforcement
  • Full-grain leather and nylon construction
  • Covert tactical pocket
  • 5.11® Shock Mitigation System®
  • YKK® zippers
  • Sausage laces
  • Polishable toe
  • Odor Control lining
  • Imported

Product Reviews

Ratings and Reviews

 4.2 average rating
4.2

(based on 257 reviews)

83 %

A bit snug

 Rated 4.0 stars

From Jay

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They fit perfectly at the store, but slipping in a small insole for my flat feet made the boots a touch too tight. Also, the leather on the toe cap has worn down quite quickly, making polishing them nearly impossible. The waterproofing and side zip feature are tremendous, though.

Best Boot I've Ever Worn!

 Rated 5.0 stars

From Keith

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Purchased my first pair approximately 4 years ago. Replacing them now simply because my employer is purchasing me a new pair, but they are still in great shape! I've worn them a lot, with a lot of walking and standing. Never had any foot problems, etc. I would definitely recommend this boot for law enforcement and security work.

Great duty boots

 Rated 5.0 stars

From Christopher

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I wore these boots over 4 years before the zipper on the boots quit would highly recommend these boots

Snug, but good

 Rated 4.0 stars

From Jay

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To get an 8" side-zip, waterproof safety boot for such an affordable price is great, but they are a bit too tight to accommodate any aftermarket insoles. A bit more width would make these perfect, in my opinion.

don't buy these boots

 Rated 1.0 stars

From Travis

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I am a correction officer and these boots do not hold up to a lot of walking and standing on concrete

Too wide for a normal size

 Rated 3.0 stars

From Lana

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I got issued these for work. I am a female, and unfortunately my work did not offer these in the female boot. I normally wear a 6 in men's. The 6 was too small, so I upped a size to a 6.5. As they have broken in they have grown EXTREMELY wide for my feet. I can jiggle and slide my foot around in the boots. I am not sure why just a half size difference in these boots is so great, but I am not impressed by this. Maybe this is normal?

Great duty boot

 Rated 5.0 stars

From David

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I have had tried many different brands of duty boots; bates, rocky, etc. When I had my first pair of these boots, they were the most comfortable and easily broke in with no problems. Used to work 12 hour shifts with no problems with these boots, last three years in the Florida weather (heat, humidity and water) My second pair lasted almost four years. So I don't understand where others have had problems. Just wish the price would come down a bit. Since I no longer work in Law Enforcement (due to injury) I still wear these boots (the last pair was is coyote) and they have lasted four years. I hope 5.11 does not change anything with these boots.

Good but not great

 Rated 3.0 stars

From Logan

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I bought these 10 months ago, my first pair of leather boots. Now i don't get into much water or grease or even farm work, I use them for motorcycling and work. I am dissapointed that the leather has cracked and broken where my toe bends and the sole has started seperating. (Remember to consider that I never oiled them). Overall not bad for the price I'm sure they'll last long if you oil them.

lightweight and comfortable

 Rated 5.0 stars

From Jonathan

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very well built and lightweight best boot ive found for under $100.00

Absolutely amazing boots

 Rated 5.0 stars

From SchoolGuy01

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I wear these daily at school, when I'm out walking, just whenever I'm going outside really and they feel absolutely great, they broke in very fast and now they feel more comfortable then some sneakers I've worn, I will definitely continue to buy these boots for the future

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