I know 99.9% of you people do not care, but what the hell. for all military people on this site. I was just issued these S.W.A.T. boots here are the specs on these kicks. Original Swat 1150 Classic 9" Boots SPECIFICATIONS - Full Grain and Split Leather Upper - 1000 Denier Nylon - Triple Stitched Upper - Steel Shank - Stitched Outsole - Carbon Rubber, Multi-Tred Traction, Self-Cleaning Outsole - Compression Molded EVA Midsole - Removable Molded Orthotic Innersole - Synthetic Moisture Wicking Lining - Rust Proof Hardware - Weight - 38oz/pair (size 9 great time to get these, I start my airborne training next month. HOOAH!