West Coast Shoe Company. The Jobmaster boot has been improved with Drilex OrthoLite Comfort Foam slip-in inserts that provide breathability and ventilation in and around the foot. The all-leather boot features stitchdown construction for flexibility, a permanently formed Stytherm counter, a hard toe, a non-corrosive steel shank, and a sweat-resistant full leather insole. The boots are available in brown and black leather and can be customized in heights from 6 to 18 inches. (800) 326-2711. www.westcoastshoe.com.
Gorgonz Performance Work Gear. Gorgonz Cold Weather Gloves feature the 180s Exhale Heating System that allows the wearer to blow warm air into the gloves through the exhale port for instant warming of cold fingers. The gloves' air chamber system sends warm air directly to the fingertips. A Thinsulate lining adds warmth, padded knuckles and palms provide extra protection, and Toughtek reinforcements provide grip. (877) 725-4386. www.gorgonz.com. Duluth Trading Co. Constructed of prewashed, tightly-woven fire hose material that resists snags, rips, and abrasions, the Fire Hose Chore Coat and Work Utility Pants are treated to withstand stains and water. The coat features underarm grommet vents to allow greater range of motion, four outside pockets and six inside pockets, and is available with or without an insulated lining. (800) 505-8888. www.duluthtrading.com.
Weinbrenner Shoe Company. The Dri-Duck high performance work boot features an integrated brown "duck" cordura. The boot's Thoro-dri waterproof barrier, dual-density soft and flexible outsole, and removable polyurethane Super Cushion footbed ensure comfort. An oil- and slip-resistant TPU outsole, safety toes, and insulated linings are other features. (800) 826-0002. www.weinbrennerusa.com.
Ironclad Performance Wear. The Tundra work glove features a four-layer insulation system and is designed to protect the wearer's hands in cold, harsh, working conditions while allowing good control of tools and materials. The exterior shell is reinforced with DuPont Kevlar knuckle protection while a Thinsulate insulating lining adds warmth. (310) 577-5820. www.iclad.com.
Carhartt. The Arctic Traditional Coat has been improved with a work-friendly fit to allow better range of motion and wearer comfort. Made of a 12-ounce, 100% ring-spun cotton duck, the coat features an inside welt pocket with a zipped closure for security and an inside patch pocket with a hook and loop closure for convenience. A midweight quilted lining adds warmth without bulk. (800) 833-3118. www.carhartt.com.
Hot Foot. The Hot Foot III Boot Heater inserts beneath the toe pad of a boot's insole liner and automatically regulates boot temperature. The heating element senses boot temperature and adjusts heat output automatically to prevent sweating and discomfort from overheating. Custom insoles are available. Batteries recharge overnight. (413) 596-2435. www.hotfeet.com.
Mechanix Wear. The Series 3.0 ProFit Impact protection glove is designed to provide wearer protection during the use of pneumatic tools. PVC silicone areas on the thumb and fingers improve grip and an anatomically designed thermal plastic rubber molded rib pattern on the back of the glove's hand and fingertips provide flexible protection. Padded Dura-Fit synthetic leather palms and the easy-entry Airprene cuff offer extra comfort. (800) 222-4296. www.mechanix.com.
Wolverine Boots and Shoes. DuraShocks Gore-Tex Eight-Inch boots are constructed of full-grain leather and feature slip-resistant rubber polyurethane outsoles, Goodyear welt construction, and a Gore-Tex waterproof membrane lining. The available composite safety toe weighs 30% less than steel but still provides non-conductive protection. (800) 270-6079. www.wolverinebootsandshoes.com.
Illinois Glove Co. Featuring Zeta6 magnets mounted inside the backs of both gloves, SilverBack Magnetic Powered Gloves are designed to help keep parts, fasteners, and tools handy. The half-finger design allows wearers to work with small tools and parts. The gloves are constructed of double-stitched suede. (800) 767-4016. www.silverbackgloves.com.
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