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Old 11-09-2020, 12:09 AM   #1
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Goruck MACV-1 boots, after 2 years of hard, everyday use ...


youtu.be/myvMxSPEFC4
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I purchased them in November 2018, mainly for my work where Iím standing and walking all day, every day.
(Well, about 10 hours a day, 6 days a week.)

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Screen Shot 2020-11-08 at 10.23.16 PM

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The soles, obviously, got worn out.
You can see, in the video, they are now almost completely bald.

Still, they provide decent traction.

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I can still crime on the wall.

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(Err, Okay, they are slipping a little bit. But, I can still do it.)

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Thereís no damage on upper portion of the boots.

Most shoes and light weight boots get some sort of damage on upper, by this time.

Look at the Marrell in the video, they are very gently used compared to MACV-1 , yet, they already developed the holes inside.

Typically, upper gets cracked, holed, loosing shape, but MACV-1 boots are perfectly fine, thereís virtually no damage.


I had to replace the lace, after 18 months or so.


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Will I buy them again?

YES. I WILL.

Would I recommend them?

YES. Whoever you are, whatever you do, if you are on your feet for long period of time, many days, and looking for quality foot wear, yes, these boots are highly recommended.
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Old 11-09-2020, 12:42 AM   #2
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https://youtu.be/JmU8jphfRJI

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C5EqLD0rMYg

https://www.goruck.com/collections/macv-1

In case you don't know about them ...
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Old 11-09-2020, 12:56 AM   #3
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Are you a burglar?
Why you not double tie your laces.
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Old 11-09-2020, 01:52 AM   #4
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People used to call me Lupin the third ...


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Old 11-09-2020, 08:58 AM   #5
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Are you a burglar?
Why you not double tie your laces.
He says so, right in the post: "crime on the wall"
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Old 11-09-2020, 10:32 AM   #6
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I am significantly more impressed by whatever that downspout is made out of.
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Old 11-09-2020, 10:35 AM   #7
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Can you get them resoled?
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