The Foot Soldier is made to the same military specification Faribault has been using since at least 1917. Originally designed to accommodate the widely varying temperatures of Cadet sleeping quarters, the “double cloth” construction of this blanket results in a warm, heavy, yet breathable product.
Perfect for travel, this decades-durable all-leather medium duffle has English Bridle Leather accents, handles and shoulder strap. It closes via a solid brass zipper custom cut at Filson with protective snap-closure storm flap, and has three interior pockets for organization. The shoulder strap pad is lined with 5mm pinked-edged wool felt for a comfortable, no-slip grip. All of the hardware is solid brass, including the handle D-rings, which allow the handles to lie flat when not in use. English Bridle Leather reinforcing straps help retain bag shape.
The local residents of the Mesabi Iron Range in northern Minnesota are proudly known as Iron Rangers due to their rugged toughness. The Iron Ranger work boots were built for iron miners in that region who required a double layer of leather over the toe for extra safety. It’s tough and elegant all at once.
The 8119 is a rugged 6-Inch boot, featuring premium Oxblood Mesa leather, bronze hardware, speed hooks, Goodyear welt construction, and triple stitched quality. It's double layer leather toe cap, leather heel pocket and Vibram 430 Mini-lug outsole make it a favorite.