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Re: Need Advice/help
>>I am not planning to definitly use another pair, but for the $$$ planning I
>>am adding an extra 200.00 for a second pair of boots if I need em.
>Are we talking about a thru-hike here? I was under the impression that most
>(all?) boot makers would replace a pair of boots worn out on a thru-hike for
>free. I've had a couple of thru-hikers tell me this, including cases where
>boots were shipped overnight to waiting hikers. It seems that the makers
>don't want any bad publicity among a group that tests boots thoroughly and
>tells others what they find. Maybe this is no longer the case; I'd be
>interested in what others have experienced.
If this is true hey, cool. But keep in mind a new pair of boots is a pair
that is not yet broken in. If your boots blow out on the AT, tat would
mean new boots when you get home. I will look into this also. Articles I
read said that lots of people buy a second pair on the trail.
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