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Hanz® Waterproof Over-the-Calf Socks

Three layers of protection against cold, wet feet! Hanz® Waterproof Over-the-Calf Socks combine an outer layer of nylon with a MVT waterproof breathable hydrophilic membrane, and an inner layer of rapid perspiration-wicking CoolMax® thermal insulation. These socks have no annoying seams, lowering the potential for blisters and chafing. You can trust these socks' waterproof performance. Every Hanz® product is tested before it leaves the factory and is guaranteed to be 100% waterproof. 15" High. Color: Black. One pair. Made in USA. Hanz waterproof socks are certified and approved as part of the US Postal Service. Features: Three layer construction for warmth and waterproof protection Durable nylon outer layer MVT waterproof breathable membrane CoolMax thermal insulation inner layer - rapid perspiration wicking No seams! 15'' high
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I've read that these aren't very good. Any commments?

Several sites have very negative reviews of these socks -- anyone used them for a while? I have read that they delaminate and don't keep water out after just a use or two. Any info would be appreciated.
asked 7 years, 6 months ago
on Hanz® Waterproof Over-the-Calf Socks
4 answers
answer 1
The first time I used the socks, I stepped into water up to my ankles, and the socks leaked. My feet were instantly cold and soaking wet.
answered 3 years, 7 months ago
answer 2
I've been using these socks for nearly a decade. The one time they have delaminated for me, is when i wasn't carefull while removing or didn't roll them open to put them on. I was in a hurry in both cases, with the same pair of socks. They can't be 'pulled' on or off, they will tear apart. As far as i'm concerned, it's worth the tiny amount of effort i takes to be kind to them and not just rip them off like a If they get punctured by cactus, or thorns or other poky things, they will leak, but they are compression socks, so it's a small seep really. Simply put though, if they aren't taken care of properly (ie abused unreasonably...) they will fail, just like anything else. I'm still amazed how much abuse they do take though. I use them for deer, elk, pheasant and early waterfowl hunting and can get three years out of them with out ever washing them.
answered 4 years, 5 months ago
 - northern Wyoming
answer 3
If you have read that these socks are not any good, then you need to stop reading. They are the best outdoor socks that I have ever worn.
answered 5 years, 4 months ago
 - Kentucky
answer 4
i used them on a hunting trip had no problems with them feet stayed dry used them with a liner and by them selfs when you wash them instructions say hand wash only
answered 7 years, 5 months ago
 - NC

How do the sizes work for men vs women?

asked 7 years, 3 months ago
on Hanz® Waterproof Over-the-Calf Socks
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answer 1
I wear these with my work boots. They are great socks. My son keeps taking them because he likes them so much!!
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
 - Gainsville,Fl
answer 2
Small men’s shoe size 5-6 Ladies 6-7
Medium Men’s shoe size 7-9 Ladies 8-10
Large men’s shoe size 10-11 Ladies 11 & larger
X-Large men’s shoe size 12-13
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answered 5 years ago
 - springfield, mo
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