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DAYTON SERVICE BOOT in BOURBON Flexible.  Strong.  Durable.   Functional.  Versatile.  And of course, beautiful.  These are just a few words that describe the incredible, for lack of a better word, “fabric”, oh, and Dayton Boots as well! Here at Dayton we take great pride in  our products.  We use the highest standards possible in considering the components and materials we use, and in choosing the manufacturers we entrust to produce these materials for us.  From the CSA approved soles, to the cork used to provide comfort and cushioning, to the 6-7.5oz Full-Grain leather used for upper of a boot or shoe, only the best is good enough. Dayton has always worked with top leather tanneries to provide us with the...

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Dayton OK Oil has long been recognized (since the 1940’s long) as one of the finest leather treatment products in the world.

Dayton Boots was started by Charlie Wohlford in the back of the Loggerman’s Social Club at 64 East Hastings in Vancouver in 1946.  We’ve been making OK Oil longer than we’ve been making boots.  Charlie’s logger friends would often come into the bar with their dried, cracked leather logging boots complaining about the quality of their boots. .  Charlie would cobble them back to often better than new.  He developed OK Oil as one of the key components in this process.  It would bring the leather back to life as well as protect the leather, and logger’s feet from the harsh, damp British Columbia forests. Since in reality there is no such thing as "waterproof leather,"  (In order to maintain...

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