Red Wing Iron Ranger 8111 Amber Harness
Sizing issues but classic and well built.
As guys often we have this need for like the perfect boots or perfect jacket and then we keep them for years. I was due for a new pair of everyday work/casual dress boots. I went through a few different options. Frye, Timberland, Dr. Martens etc. The Fryes were nice (I own a pair of dress boots and ...
12 years ago
Go to war (or the grocery store [or even a grocery store war]) in boots made to endure
Get fitted in a store before ordering online, as others have suggested; turns out I needed a full size down as opposed to half, resulting in unnecessary exchanges. Initial impressions (few days)- gorgeous, handcrafted details, thick, durable leather, tough-as-nails outer sole and strong hardware. Th...
5 years ago
I've owned numerous pair of work and combat boots over the years and these rate near the top. First, let me talk about sizing. I've seen videos and read articles that suggest one goes down a full size or more. While I know leather stretches over time, the thought of breaking in something smaller tha...
4 years ago
Maker/Model: Red Wing Iron Ranger 8111
Size: 8.5 D
Sole: vibram mini-lug
Price: $300 shipped via paypal (+optional G&S)
Location: New Jersey
Wears/Condition: two months casual wear
1 year ago
Runs approx. 1/2 size US large
I don't wear sneakers, but my work boots were 11.5M, so I originally downsized a full size to 10.5M for Iron Rangers because I heard they ran large - this is true, but evidently I went down too far, they were downright painful to move around in, so I exchanged them for 11M. People talk about how bru...
5 years ago
My favorite boots/shoes
The best pair of boots I have ever owned. Spend the extra money, you won't regret it. I had a problem with the eyelets cutting through the tongue of the boot, Redwing replaced the boots. Excellent customer service. I normally wear a size 11 or 11 1/2, I ordered these in a size 10 EE in the amber har...
9 years ago
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