Truman Boots

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  1. Kahuna75

    Kahuna75 Senior member

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    They look great and hopefully that chromepack will lighten up and let more of the olive shine through
     
  2. FrankCowperwood

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    @Quantail Great looking boots. You may already have experience with Chromepak, but the one pair of shoes I have in that leather suggests it has good pull-up characteristics. Mine are natural Chromepak and they have some nice highlights around the stress areas. That may be where you really end up seeing the green come through.
     
  3. Corduroytrees

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    Great boots - mind posting the make-up of the Farmer Ranchers?
     
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    Re-waxed Java Waxed Flesh. I waxed them with Obenauf's.
     
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    This makes the wait for my pair that much worse. 8ish more weeks to go!
     
  6. CityofChamps

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    These are 8" brown oil tan on the smokejumper last with 430 sole and cuban heel.
     
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    not sure if my eyes are playing tricks on me but im counting 8 eyelets?

    i thought truman only allows 7?
     
  8. Kahuna75

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    I could be wrong but I think that was a taller pattern they either did early on or as samples. Not sure why or where I would have got that info...so basically I have nothing to contribute...;lol
     
  9. DuckOB

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    Kahuna. Yep. You pieced it together. Vince made boots a little taller when he first started making them from what I understand and then cut about an inch off. So one eyelet I guess was removed. Somewhere it stated these posted were one of the first waxed flesh made so most likely made before he shortened the boot. Someone may have more details but that is my understanding of the progress of Truman boots
     
  10. Numbernine

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    Anyone got pics of a pair of Dublin with some miles on them??
     
  11. DuckOB

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    Englade if you search #trumanboots on instagram there are some posted there. Looks like they were purchased 33 weeks ago and he posted an updated pic 2 days ago. Look great!
     
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  12. bkotsko

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    eagerly anticipating initial thoughts on fit and quality...
     
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    Looks sick. A little bright blue for my tastes but still, nice make.
     
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    Woooo. That Navy is hot!. Enjoy those.
     
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