1940 RS-1 MCB
Mens Kustom Motorcycle Boot (Made to Measure)
A 2016-Original Design and Build from Gabbard, the 1940 RS-1 MCB series "Ribbed Shifter" (Motorcycle Boot) is the most uniquely aggressive and hand-crafted Kustom (made to measure) Workwear Cap Toe boot of its kind.
Designed with strips of Harness Leather the HALF-Shifter placement over the Cap Toe R.S. "Ribbed Shifter" was built to protect from foot fatigue and guide the rider when shifting through the gears, the "Ribbed Shifter" is a one of a kind design concept from Gabbard of MYG / KREOSOTE .
Built on the rare 40-MCB wooden Last and modified with leather buildup techniques to fit the clients custom measured foot exactly.
Engineering a fit for the future, this boots design offers a true level of comfort and style that will last you a lifetime.
LEATHER UPPERS: American Horween Chromexcel 5.5 oz Full-grain.
R.S.RIBBED SHIFTER: 4 rows of 1.5mm x 2.0mm Harness Leather.
HEEL COUNTER: KREOSOTE signature XXX Back-Curve Heel Counters. 9 separate pieces of Leather mapping the heel to support the Achilles tendon and allow the foot to be locked into place as the rider shifts and walks.
LEATHER COLOR: Jet-Black
THREAD: A&E #277 weight Black, Double stitched, Double row.
TOP HEIGHT: 6 inches with (6) Antique Brass Eyelets and 2 Speed Hooks.
CAP TOE: Structured with 3oz Veg Tanned Leather.
IN-SOLE: Leather 11 Iron 1/4" Hand-cut Channel and Holdfast, 360 degree German Hand-Welted and Hand in-seam stitched with Waxed cotton-poly Thread, 6 inch Steel Shank, 1/8 inch blue-cloud padded insole.
MID-SOLE: 10mm Leather Veg-Tanned
OUT-SOLE: 10mm Rubber Heavy Duty
OUTSOLE STITCHED: Gritzner Handcranked.
HEEL: 1 Inch / Leather Stacked with Rubber Vibram 700 series Heel.
The 1940 RS-1 MCB Boot has a 18 month waiting list.
After placing your purchase order, go to the Customer page on this site and view the Measurement guide Tech Info and then Direct Message Gabbard (firstname.lastname@example.org) To communicate further about the measurement process procedures.