Viberg Service Boot - 2045 - Commando - Black Waxed Flesh
The Black Waxed Flesh 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 Black 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 Marine Field 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.
- Black Waxed Flesh Leather – Horween (USA)
- Exclusive to Division Road
- 2045 Last
- Partial Structured Toe
- Black Oil Tan Bellows Tongue
- Antique Brass Eyelets
- Natural Leather Midsole
- Goodyear Commando Lug Sole
- Stitchdown Construction
- Rawhide & Flat Waxed Laces
- VB x DR Collaboration Dust Bags
- 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 craftsman built a name for himself by producing some of the finest, most reputable military and logging boots. Now in its 3rd generation of being entirely family owned and operated, Glen Viberg has been on the factory floor for over 40 years, rotating through each station and finishing each boot by hand to ensure their legacy of quality on every run. Viberg uses time honored, traditional manufacturing methods and only the best... View All Viberg Products