Viberg Service Boot - 2045 - Commando - Natural Waxed Flesh
The Service Boot is an updated interpretation of Viberg's original work boot, designed by company founder Edwin Viberg in 1931. A similar pattern was used by many countries as a standard issue military boot during WWII. This Exclusive to Division Road version was designed as an homage to military service men and how they treated their footwear for endurance in the trenches. In a Natural Waxed Flesh leather produced by Horween in a similar process to Chomexcel, though using a wax application during the tanning process on the roughout side that yields a leather with water-resistant properties designed to patina by revealing the nap of the Natural CXL leather over prolonged use. Utilizing the 2045 last gives the service boot pattern a silhouette similar to the original Boondocker, with a classically-shaped work boot look that matches perfectly with the stitchdown construction, natural midsole, and an historically appropriate commando sole. These are an excellent addition to anyone’s collection to be used unsparingly from forest to street applications.
- Natural Waxed Flesh Leather – Horween (USA)
- Exclusive to Division Road
- 2045 Last
- Partial Structured Toe
- Antique Brass Eyelets
- Natural Midsole
- Commando Lug Sole
- Stitchdown Construction
- Rawhide and Flat Waxed Laces
- Handcrafted in Canada
For those who are buying Viberg for the first time, be aware that they fit closer to UK rather than US sizes. As a general rule when sizing for Viberg, we suggest you select (1) size down from a common US boot and shoe, or (1.5) sizes down from a US sneaker. The 2045 last is wider in the toe box area, and for narrow feet a (.5) size down may be required from the more common 2030 Last.
For additional information consult our Sizing Guide.
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Founded in 1931 by Ed Viberg, the Canadian company is now in its 3rd generation of being entirely family owned and operated. Ed's son, Glen Viberg, has been on the factory floor for over 40 years, working each station and ensuring quality on every run that leaves the factory. Viberg uses traditional manufacturing methods and only the best materials sourced from around the world. There are over 200 steps of production, all performed in their Victoria, B.C. facility by skilled craftspeople.... View All Viberg Products