Work - Style 2449
Traction Tred Lite
Men's 6-inch Safety Toe Boot

Traction Tred Lite

Non-Metallic Toe
Meets ASTM Safety Standards
Waterproof
Red Wing Waterproofing
Slip Resistant
Meets ASTM Safety Standards
Electrical Hazard
Meets ASTM Safety Standards
Work - Style 2449
Item No. 02449

Traction Tred Lite

Men's 6-inch Safety Toe Boot
This lightweight, modern-looking version of an iconic Red Wing work boot provides superior stability, superb underfoot feel and all-day comfort for a variety of medium-duty work. Advanced waterproofing on the 6-inch leather upper helps to keep the feet dry and comfortable in wet conditions, while non-metallic safety toe protection, electrical hazard protection and best-in-class slip, oil/gas and chemical resistance provide an additional layer of confidence on the jobsite. The 90-degree heel offers excellent stability when encountering uneven terrain. Traction Tred Lite keeps you sure-footed when on the move at all times, making it ideal for trades such as ironworking and carpentry.

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Available only at authorized Red Wing retailers. Contact your local retailer to find the perfect fit.

Features

Traction Tred Lite

Classic styling with welt construction and iconic flat-bottomed sole in a new lightweight and modern design.

  • Vibram® Lite Sole provides incredible traction and slip resistance with less weight than a typical heavy rubber outsole.
  • Welt construction provides stability and durability
  • Modern styling for on and off the job
  • Great for distribution, construction, and manufacturing environments
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The Traction Tred Lite 2449 features:

HRO
Soles that have been designed and tested to perform on high heat surfaces. Soles identified as HRO are heat resistant to melting at a minimum of 475º Fahrenheit.
Red Wing Waterproofing System
This system uses a 3-layer approach to keep feet dry.1 - Linings help move moisture away from the foot to keep it dry. 2 - Foam provides cushioning and a comfortable fit. 3 - A waterproof bootie is a barrier to keep water out. Tricot, a protective material, is applied to the outside of the bootie to ensure a complete waterproof system.
Slip Resistant
Standard for performance requirements when evaluating slip resistance of protective footwear using a certified whole shoe test method.

Product Details

Materials Used

Technical Specifications - Traction Tred Lite style 2449

Safety Toe
Non-Metallic Toe
ASTM Standard
ASTM F2413-18, M/I/C, EH
ASTM F3445-21, SR
Yes
Leather Type
Nubuck, Waterproof and Oiled
Height
6-inch
Waterproof
Red Wing Waterproofing
Construction
Welt
Footbed
Removable Polyurethane
Insole
Bontex®
Shank
Steel
Last
325
Outsole
LiteTred DH - Tan
Weight
3 lbs. 9 oz.
Resoleable
Yes
Country of Origin
Made in Vietnam
Care

Nubuck, Waterproof and Oiled Leather Care

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Clean

Test on small area first to check for discoloration. Pour a small amount directly onto a dampened cloth or sponge. Wipe entire area thoroughly and evenly. Use clean, dry cloth to remove any excess dirt or moisture. Once cleaned and dry to the touch apply the recommend conditioner to ensure the proper maintenance of the leather.

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Condition

Be sure leather is clean and dry. Apply All Natural Boot Oil with dauber brush, cloth or fingers and work into leather to apply an even amount. May darken light colored leathers.

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Protect

Use in a well ventilated area. After cleaning and conditioning the leather, hold bottle 6-8 inches from the leather and mist the surface in a sweeping motion. Let surface dry before wearing. Do not saturate the leather.

Work Repair

Repair Service

Red Wing Shoes' sturdy soles, premium leathers, triple-stitching and welt construction all work together to make boots that last a lifetime. It takes more than 230 steps to handcraft a pair of Red Wing boots; it only takes a few steps to keep them in top condition. One of these steps is resoling and repairing your Red Wings before the damage becomes irreversible. Red Wing Shoe Company operates our very own repair shop at our Red Wing, Minnesota, manufacturing facility.

Please visit our Repairs page for more information and frequently asked questions.

Shipping & Returns

SHIPPING

Free Standard Shipping

Free standard shipping on orders over $75.
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RETURNS

Easy Returns. Guaranteed.

Our goal is simple: We want you to have a great experience shopping with us. Once you receive your item, you have 30 days to make a return. Return shipping is free. See more details on our returns and exchange policy.

The Traction Tred Lite uses these care products