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BandB

Smartwool socks likes and dislikes, I can help

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BandB

Hey all I am looking for those of you who wear smartwool socks. I have sent some socks back to smartwool for replacment do to the toe and heels wearing thin. I am in touch with the product development department of smartwool and was looking for any other problems or improvments you would like to see in there socks. If you have never had a pair I sugest you get a pair they are some of the warmest socks you can get.

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Jim Hudson

Band I agree with you on the warmth of these socks. I do not have any complaints just a grade of A+ on these products. I wear them extensively for ice fishing, work, hunting, and just to wear around. The best socks I have found out there.

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OWN TWO PAIR PAIR AND HAVE NO PROBLEMS WITH THEEM. GREAT SOCK FOR WARMTH AND FEET DONT GET SWEETY,AND MOST OF ALL NO ITCH AS YOU MIGHT THINK WITH WOOL.FROM WHAT I WAS TOLD YOUR FEET WONT ITCH FROM SMARTWOOL BECAUSE ITS THE FIRST CUT OF WOOL FROM THE SHEEP.

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Ed Carlson

I like them a lot!

A Great sock system.

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Northlander

Great socks. Only thing I dont like is the price but you get what ya pay for with these.

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1DIRTBALL

I love my Smartwool Extreme Hunting socks. The most comfortable socks I have ever had. The only thing I haven't liked is that the tops are very tight on the calves of my legs. Is there anything I can do to alleviate this problem?

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Mike89

where do you buy these socks? Mike

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Ed Carlson

Mike I get mine at Gander Mountain.

They also have a nifty web site for Smartwool socks if you want to look over their whole line. A quick Goggle search for Smartwool will yield results.

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Mike89

Thanks Ed, Mike.

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