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A local equipment shop in my town sells these. I checked them out today, and they are built really well, with steel toes too. Check them out, they look like good quality. Built for lawn care operators.
http://www.lawngrips.com/products_su...ubcategoryID=1
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They look really nice, but a bit pricey for my budget
I used to wear steel toe boots (ouch!) they were heavy, but then switch to my old running nikes. this ones doesnt seem heavy at all.

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Yea, they werent heavy at all when I looked at them. I like the circular tread pattern so you can pivot without completely tearing up the lawn.
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It's really unique!


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Do you think the niche is large enough to support a specialized shoe for lawn care providers?

Would you buy these? Why or why not?

What price range would you pay for shoes for work?
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I am a believer in good quality shoes. I would pay up to $100 for a pair if i know I am getting good quality in return for my money. I was thinking about buying a pair. I will let you know if I do.
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Would they help you even though you specialize in tree care now?
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I think so. I could def. use the steel toes. I still do yard care, it keeps money flow coming in when the trees aren't coming down, so they would be helpful still.
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Brandon,

Another thing that would be neat to know is if these shoes are actually selling at the store you visit. I like the concept and how the sole is designed to allow you to pivot I just don't know if this business has enough potential customers.

If they were looking for investors, would you invest in them?
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