Discussion in 'Military Clothing & Boots' started by Adzzy, Aug 26, 2011.
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hi guys and girls just wanted to get your opinion on what's the best boots to wear out in afghan?
The ones your issued....
Closely followed by the ones that fit the best.
Bugger, beat me to it
yer a ment out of lowa mindel or magnum
Depends, are you going to be a fobbit or deploying outside the wire on foot regularly?
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part of IRG team
Lowas and Meindl are both good- Meindl are good for wider feet, are generally comfortable from the outset but don't last quite so well.
If you're in Bastion then Magnums will do you.
You will have a choice of all three.
You get a pair of Magnums for cutting about camp and a choice of EITHER Lowas or Meindles. Choose the ones that fit you best.
I went for the Lowas as the 12.5 wides fitted me best.
I wouldn't take your "best boots" with you to be honest. They'll only get cracked.
Re-bulling would be a nightmare with all the dust in the air. You'll end up with a scratched surface.
Do the Afghans wear boots? Thought they were more into sanadals & slippers.
cheers for that people.
tend to wear nike air max's these days
The nightlife in Kabul's pretty humdrum after 'Isha; and I think the Irish Pub's closed down, but if you must and fancy a cup of chai with your bong, these will go down a storm:
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For all other occasions the army will probably lend or lease you something.
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