Belleville waterproof boots are made in several different models. Depending on your military mission or environment ranging from hot dry weather. Other settings are like that of the Persian Gulf to extreme freezing wet environments such as that found in Alaska. The Belleville 390 DES ST is Belleville’s entry-level waterproof boot. It features a Gore-Tex liner which is designed to wick moisture away from the foot. This perspiration is brought to the outer layers of the boot where it can evaporate into the air. This technology is extremely effective when it comes to wet weather or people that have issues with perspiration inside their footwear. However the drawback is it does add insulation to the boot so temperatures over 60° may be too hot for this type of footwear. The Belleville 390 DES ST also features a high-quality polyurethane outsole as opposed to an EVA outsole. The primary difference is polyurethane is a longer-lasting material and could provides excellent shock absorption. However it is heavy. The EVA outsole is more better suited for a lightweight footwear such as running shoes. This comes at the cost of eventually compressing over time which equates to a higher frequency of placing your footwear. This is an excellent all-around leather boot which features an upper. High quality materials made out of breathable nylon cord or a the Gore-Tex bootie provides waterproof protection all the way to the top of the boot. These boots are which is an 8 inch military height. A Vibram tread pattern provides all around him excellent traction in both loose and smooth terrain. Examples are urban environments to loose gravel in the mountains. The second boot talked about is the Belleville 390 DES ST which is primarily designed for army troops operating in the Persian Gulf. Belleville waterproof boots are designed for hot weather performance. These environments are where all men unlined upper provides adequate cooling him all the way to extremely high temperatures. Several key features help keep feet dry and cool. One example is the ventilation ports on the instep of each boot. Two of these ports are included on each boot and provide adequate cooling and temperature control inside the boot. A suede upper provides very good camouflage into the light terrain such as the desert sand. I speed lacing system provides easy and quick entry and removal of the boot for soldiers. This aids for constantly on the go and need a fast uniform changes. These Belleville waterproof boots are all made in the USA and are Berry amendment compliant. When it comes to selecting the proper pair of, boots, a quality brand like Belleville will over deliver. Soldiers will have a pair of quality footwear that will last for years to come.
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