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post #11 of 14 Old 07-02-2009, 10:39 PM
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We don't carry Ariat tall zip boots at my tack shop, but regardless I personally have never had a problem with them. I know of a couple people that have, but I have also heard of top-of-the-line zip boots doing the same.

I'm sure other brands have some zipper issues as well, but if you get a chance to look at Ariat zippers they have very very small teeth, which are not strong. Not a great idea if you think about how much force a boot zipper has to endure as you're riding, esp with an ideally snug fit. Personally, I'm sick of Ariat boots but I can't find anything better.
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post #12 of 14 Old 07-02-2009, 11:41 PM
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Honestly, Ariat boots - in my opinion - Are always high quality. And the 3 styles (Heritage, Challenge and Crowne) all basically fit the same and look the same, minus the top line (higher port, lower port, etc.)

Love love love any Ariat field boots.
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post #13 of 14 Old 07-04-2009, 01:13 AM
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Whats the difference if it has zippers or no zippers?
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post #14 of 14 Old 07-04-2009, 12:39 PM Thread Starter
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well a lot of people like the zippers because you don't have to pull them on and off or have boot pulls or a boot jack. but I don't like them because it seems to me that the zippers have problems and they don't fit everyone.

Thanks for all the info guys. I think I will bid on them and see where that goes. I'm still going to keep schooling in my Crownes.... mostly because I don't have a choice. haha

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