Mens Kustom Motorcycle Boot (Made to Measure)
The 1940 RS-1 MCB series "Ribbed Shifter" (Motorcycle Boot) is the most uniquely aggressive and hand-crafted Kustom (made to measure) Workwear Cap Toe boot of its kind. Designed with a HALF-Shifter placement over the Cap Toe and handmade by Gabbard the R.S. "Ribbed Shifter" was built to protect from foot fatigue and guide the rider when shifting through the gears.
The R.S. Series Boot is now a U.S. Patent Pending Design and the "Ribbed Shifter" is a one of a kind design concept from MYG HANDMADE.
Built on the rare 40-MCB wooden Last and modified with leather buildup techniques to fit the clients custom measured foot exactly.
Engineering a fit for the future, this boots design offers a true level of comfort and style that will last you a lifetime.
LEATHER UPPERS: American Horween Chromexcel 5.5 oz Full-grain.
R.S.RIBBED SHIFTER: 4 rows of 1.5mm x 2.0mm Harness Leather Strips stitched and cemented over a 5.5oz Leather Cap Toe then cemented over a 1.2mm CELASTIC Cap Toe reinforcement cover.
MYG signature XXX Back-curve Heel Counters: 9 separate pieces of Leather mapping the heel to support the Achilles tendon and allow the foot to be locked into place as the rider shifts and walks.
LEATHER COLOR: Black
WIDTH: B,C,D,E,EE (Kustom)
THREAD: A&E #277 weight Black, Double stitched, Double row.
TOP HEIGHT: 6 inches with (6) Antique Brass Eyelets and 2 Speed Hooks.
CAP TOE: Structured
IN-SOLE: Leather 10-11, Hand-cut Channel and Holdfast, 360 degree German Hand-Welted and Hand in-seam stitched with Waxed cotton-poly Thread, 6" Steel Shank, 1/8 inch blue-cloud padded insole.
MID-SOLE: 10mm Leather Veg-Tanned
OUT-SOLE: 10mm Rubber Heavy Duty Vibram 700 FS
OUTSOLE STITCHED: Gritzner Handcranked.
HEEL: 1 Inch / Leather Stacked with Rubber Vibram 700 series Heel.
Complete boot build description see "Work bench"