Author Topic: Rubber boot care?  (Read 447 times)

Offline markinohio

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Rubber boot care?
« on: Dec 19, 2017, 06:17 AM »
I just got a pair of Mickey Mouse boots manufactured in 1986. They are in good shape, and without any cracks. How do I keep the rubber in good condition? Armor All?
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Re: Rubber boot care?
« Reply #1 on: Dec 19, 2017, 06:57 AM »
I'm no expert on rubber boots, don't own any. But Armor All is great for protecting anything rubber/vinyl against drying/cracking and UV damage. I've also used something 2001 I think. Very similar. There are other product and there may be better. I can only speak to my experience.

I wouldn't put it on the soles unless you want to spend a lot of time picking yourself up off the ice. Pretty slippery stuff.
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Re: Rubber boot care?
« Reply #3 on: Dec 19, 2017, 09:26 AM »

I used armorall on my hip boots , and exos your right 2001 is another
 

 



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