Chippewa 54" wax laces are the essential backup supply you need. Your laces are inevitably going to weather and break, though, your boots are going to need a fresh set of laces. This is a durable brown lace that will give your boots a proper fresh wind. Get yourself a set of the "Sta-Tied" waxed laces before you head out for any of your tough jobs.
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