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Work - Style 401
FlexForce®
Men’s 6-inch Waterproof Soft Toe Boot
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Waterproof
Waterproof
Red Wing Waterproofing
Electrical Hazard
Electrical Hazard
Meets ATSM Safety Standards
Work - Style 401
Item No. 00401

FlexForce®

Men’s 6-inch Waterproof Soft Toe Boot
Rigid under the heel but flexible up front for stability on uneven terrain, the FlexForce 401 offers durability, comfort and lightweight versatility. Features include a rugged Red Wing Leather upper with advanced waterproofing technology, plus a Vibram® rubber/PU outsole underneath for best-in-class slip resistance. Advanced DynaForce® insole technology reduces underfoot pressure for all-day comfort.
Available only at authorized Red Wing retailers. Contact your local retailer to find the perfect fit.

Technology Features

The FlexForce®

Great combination of underfoot heel stability and flexible forefoot comfort
  • Welted heel construction provides extra stability on uneven terrain
  • Cemented forefoot construction bends and flexes
  • DynaForce® insoles for added comfort
  • Great for jobs that require squatting, kneeling and walking in uneven terrain
The FlexForce® 401 features these technologies:
HRO
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 Leather
Red Wing Leather
Starting with hides from U.S.-raised cattle with minimal surface imperfections, we control every step of the process, using time-honored techniques to craft leather with natural beauty and unmatched durability.
Vibram® Outsole
Vibram® Outsole
Exceptional design intersects with innovative rubber compounds to create versatile, performance outsoles. Vibram® outsoles offer excellent traction and high abrasion resistance in a multitude of environments.
ForceGuard
ForceGuard
This technology is a protective covering that provides long-wearing abrasion, oil and chemical resistance on critical areas of the boot.
Red Wing Waterproofing System
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.
CuShin™
CuShin™
CuShin™ Comfort tongue technology was designed to minimize pressure some hunters feel on their shin from the top of the boot tongue. A four-way stretch nylon offers relief and flexibility while walking, and an internal padded waffle mesh maintains premium comfort.
DynaForce®
DynaForce®
A built-in insole system that absorbs pressure and provides overall support, stability and comfort. This innovative technology dramatically reduces underfoot pressure, and blocks painful pressure points by redistributing them evenly across the foot while minimizing shock.
Flex Force
Flex Force
This technology combines increased flexibility in the forefoot with a stable platform in the heel. A superior dual-construction process incorporates a welted heel for extra stability, with flexible cement construction in the forefoot for added cushion and a comfortable fit. Elements from our exclusive DynaForce® insoleare built in to reduce underfoot pressure.
FlexForce®

Product Details

Materials Used

Technical Specifications - FlexForce® style 401

Construction Cement to Welt
Footbed Nylon Covered Polyurethane
Height 6-inch
Last 156
Shank Non-metallic
Leather Type Full Grain, Waterproof
Leather Name Brown Taos Leather
Insole DynaForce®
Outsole Vibram® Rubber-PU XClaim TC-4 Plus - Red
Waterproof Red Wing Waterproofing
Resoleable no
Country of Origin Made in Vietnam
ASTM Standard ASTM F2892-18, EH
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