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FishN2beers
Posted: Nov 01, 2018 - 08:48 pm


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Hey folks. I need a good pair of boots for ice fishing. Preferably csa approved cause I work construction and am outside a lot. Any tips would be appreciated. Also need good gloves. Circulation isn't what it used to be. Lol! Thanks.

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Posted: Nov 01, 2018 - 09:57 pm


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On the boots ....look at Baffins.

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FishN2beers
Posted: Nov 02, 2018 - 06:34 am


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Thanks longfish

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Posted: Nov 02, 2018 - 06:52 am


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Look at the Baffin Titan
Probably the best out there.

Do not look for CSA approved for ice fishing.
You do not want to be standing on the ice with a steel plate nor a steel toe boot.\
Those will attract the cold.
Defeating the purpose of the need for warmth.

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Posted: Nov 02, 2018 - 07:55 am


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QUOTE (RHYBAK @ Nov 02, 2018 - 06:52 am)
Look at the Baffin Titan
Probably the best out there.

Do not look for CSA approved for ice fishing.
You do not want to be standing on the ice with a steel plate nor a steel toe boot.\
Those will attract the cold.
Defeating the purpose of the need for warmth.

X2 or a hole in them from a nail.

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woodie54
Posted: Nov 02, 2018 - 08:28 am


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You can buy Baffin work boots, good to -150 that have composite toe and plate. No steel so the cold isnít attracted. Warm as toast and green patch certified.

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Posted: Nov 02, 2018 - 09:13 am


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I have Titans and they are great. Not so good if you plan on walking long dists, though.

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Posted: Nov 02, 2018 - 09:28 am


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Baffin Titans x 100 probably on this board. Baffin also makes equally warm more walker-friendly boots too, although I don't mind walking distances in mine. 3 years old now and no cracks in the rubber and the liners are mint. Use them every day all winter pretty much.

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FishN2beers
Posted: Nov 03, 2018 - 09:29 pm


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Good point. Thanks for the tip

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Posted: Nov 03, 2018 - 09:32 pm


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That's good news. Wasn't aware of that. Who carries them. I checked Amazon but that detail wa not in the description of any I saw.

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Posted: Nov 05, 2018 - 10:23 am


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I like my Kamik hunters, and they were reasonably priced on Amazon.

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RHYBAK
Posted: Nov 05, 2018 - 11:08 am


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QUOTE (FishN2beers @ Nov 03, 2018 - 09:32 pm)
That's good news. Wasn't aware of that. Who carries them. I checked Amazon but that detail wa not in the description of any I saw.

Fishing World in Hamilton

SAIL

They carry them

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Posted: Nov 05, 2018 - 02:36 pm


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Baffin titans on slushy days and Sorel Alpha pac XT for those dry days.

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