Inspired by athletic trainers yet built to meet the demands of the military, the Danner Tachyon boot is built to provide rugged stability and quick reaction to unexpected environmental changes. Its synthetic upper saves weight over traditional boots and also helps it dry more quickly, and is paired with a speed lace system and a scuff-proof toe cap for durability. The polyurethane footbed and EVA midsole provide plenty of cushioning on longer missions, and Danner's pentagonal Tachyon outsole gives outstanding traction on any surface. Built on a DLE-01 last for stability during quick movements.
Height: 8" / Weight: 13 oz. (per boot) / Standard D Width
As seen in Uncrate Issue 04.
When James Bond needed a pair of boots for the rugged conditions in the Austrian Alps during Spectre, 007 turned to the legendary Danner Mountain Light II. Made in Danner's Portland factory, in a special black-on-black colorway, the Mounting Light II is a classic hiking boot with unmatched quality, durability, and support. The full-grain, one-piece leather upper offers a spy-worthy look, while the Gore-Tex lining provides waterproof protection. Danner's famous stitchdown construction creates a wider platform for stability, and the lace-to-toe system ensures a lockdown fit. It's finished with a chunky Vibram Kletterlift outsole that offers comfort, superb shock absorption, and great traction on both wet and dry surfaces — no matter if you're heading up a snow-covered crest or find yourself chasing down villains in an unexpected plane/car chase.
Weight: 3.875 lbs. per pair / Height: 5.0" / Footbed: Danner Airthotic / Shank: Fiberglass / Recraftable