Know this topic has been discussed on various other threads, so I thought it might be appropriate to start one soley for this topic. Appreciate all of the info already provided as to what might be looking into, avoided, etc. DS was issued a pair of McRae's. Says no problems. Between water portions of FLTC's and muck run in the rain at FTX last weekend, his feet were happy campers when he took his boots of before going to bed.