• Welcome to Pretentious Snobby Bastard Fly Fishing!. Please login or sign up.
October 14, 2019, 11:33:33 am

News:

NC Delayed Harvest Trout Waters Open to Harvest June 1, 2019


+-+-

+-User

Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
 
 
 
Forgot your password?

+-Stats

Members
Total Members: 2317
Latest: Charles S
New This Month: 2
New This Week: 0
New Today: 0
Stats
Total Posts: 146205
Total Topics: 14126
Most Online Today: 654
Most Online Ever: 832
(March 08, 2019, 15:41:24 pm)
Users Online
Members: 22
Guests: 512
Total: 534

Boa System vs Boot Laces

Started by Dee-Vo, March 14, 2017, 12:38:18 pm

Previous topic - Next topic

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Grannyknot

I think you'll like the laces. 
i've had 2 boa systems and they have always failed before the seams or felt wore out.
Flea is not the best bassist of all time.

Dee-Vo

Quote from: Grannyknot on June 22, 2017, 13:19:36 pm
I think you'll like the laces. 
i've had 2 boa systems and they have always failed before the seams or felt wore out.


I'm glad I went with laces. More shoddy quality stories have been brought to my attention since ordering these. I hear the boa is hard to replace and get just right to tighten properly....? A dude told me they take theirs to a ski shop for repair.

troutfanatic

I have a pair of Orvis Access boots new in box, size 10 for sale. These are lace up, not blo-a.

PM for deets

The Dude

Quote from: troutfanatic on June 22, 2017, 13:55:31 pm
I have a pair of Orvis Access boots new in box, size 10 for sale. These are lace up, not blo-a.

PM for deets


A big guy like you only wears size 10 boots?  Makes it easier to roll to your side on those PLFs back in the day, right?


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
I was born by the river in a little tent,
And just like the river I've been running ever since,
It's been a long, long time coming,
But I know change is gonna come.

troutfanatic

Quote from: The Dude on June 22, 2017, 14:42:36 pm
Quote from: troutfanatic on June 22, 2017, 13:55:31 pm
I have a pair of Orvis Access boots new in box, size 10 for sale. These are lace up, not blo-a.

PM for deets


A big guy like you only wears size 10 boots?  Makes it easier to roll to your side on those PLFs back in the day, right?


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk



Lol. I wear 11s. These were given to me by a guy up in PA who didn't want them. I can only wear them to wet wade.

PLFs were easy as a kid. After age 35 and the 5 pounds per year I added, PLFs became increasingly painful.

Dee-Vo

So, as some have suggested and some have opposed as I did originally, I've purchased a pair of Merrells for hiking in and out. This should lengthen the new wading boots' lifespan. I've never worn a pair of Merrells. Damn, they are light. Sweet.


+-Recent Topics

It's low when you get high by Big J
Today at 10:29:12

Dark to Daylight to Dark, wash, rinse, repeat by hcrum87hc
October 13, 2019, 21:48:37 pm

Unlimited: You can't park here by Woolly Bugger
October 13, 2019, 20:28:52 pm

PFF 40 ~ by Stone-Man
October 12, 2019, 15:39:49 pm

Carp unlimited by Dougfish
October 10, 2019, 13:51:04 pm

Dragonfly Migration, a banner year! by Woolly Bugger
October 10, 2019, 08:44:54 am

Beetle's Book and Word Thread by Woolly Bugger
October 09, 2019, 16:30:08 pm

Hugh!? by Mudwall Gatewood 3.0
October 09, 2019, 08:16:58 am

The object omitted by Dougfish
October 08, 2019, 22:19:56 pm

Albies 2016 by Dougfish
October 07, 2019, 16:01:06 pm

Powered by EzPortal