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« Reply #15 on: May 18, 2010, 08:57 AM »

From surfing around after reading this thread, the newer KSO Trek version is made from 'roo leather.

There is a store that carries these things here.

Might go down and check 'em out.
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« Reply #16 on: May 18, 2010, 11:22 AM »

Does the Roo hide help you jump higher?

(modern day Converse...)
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« Reply #17 on: May 19, 2010, 07:25 PM »

Looking at a pair of the KSO myself, looks like good kite field wear for my style. Smiley
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« Reply #18 on: May 19, 2010, 08:28 PM »

Looking at a pair of the KSO myself, looks like good kite field wear for my style. Smiley

I have three pair of Fivefingers and wear them a LOT!!

WARNING:  KSO which stands for Keeps Stuff Out do NOT keep out sand and they are HORRIBLE on the beach.

On the other hand, Classics have a bungee around the  top that you can tighten up and are the best ones I have for keeping out sand.

Thought all y'all might wanna know
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« Reply #19 on: May 19, 2010, 09:28 PM »

they look awesome for hacky sackin'
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