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Old 06-22-2018, 01:58 AM
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Default Best Flip Flop for non skid grip and foot bed comfort?

Before I order another pair of Olukai's I thought I would reach out the THT brain trust to see if their is something else better out there.

Suggestions?
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The reef ‘flannery’ model are nice. They even have a bottle opener on the bottom that won’t scratch hardwood. Been wearing them for around the house and taking out the trash for years.
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My son swore by Columbia ones...lasted 4 years of college with a ton of use.

Personally I use Crocs - but take a dry wall saw to the bottom and score a diamond pattern. Lasted 10 years of weekend use until I wore a hole on the bottom. Without that scoring they can get really slick. Best boat shoes ever for me.
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Originally Posted by striper97 View Post
Before I order another pair of Olukai's I thought I would reach out the THT brain trust to see if their is something else better out there.

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None better, tried all of them. Due to reorder myself.
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I got a pair of Olukai's as well, comfy, non-slip, and have lasted so far longer than other brands I have worn before. Just clean them every so often if your feet sweat as the leather can get slicked. Also have a pair of Crocs I use for working around the house in, nice and comfy but slippery as heck when wet.
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Another vote for Olukai. I had a strap break on mine that were 2 years old. It was wet and I was push mowing the yard. Since they were out of warranty they sent me a coupon for 60% off a new pair. They gained a customer for life.
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Island Slipper for the boat

https://shop.islandslipper.com/products/aka/aka

https://shop.islandslipper.com/produ...110/nylon-deck

Like Olukai for not on the boat
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Xtra tuff north shore flip flop.
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Camo Crocs. On sale at Bass Pro. No one will call you a yuppie and you'll fit right in , if you ever retire in Florida.
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Originally Posted by SeaCat22 View Post
Camo Crocs. On sale at Bass Pro. No one will call you a yuppie and you'll fit right in , if you ever retire in Florida.
You wear those in Miami ? Ma man !!!
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Olukai all the way. I actually discover Olukai by mistake. I was looking for a pair of reefs, but the place I was at only had Olukai. They are the most comfortable flip flops I've owned. I threw all my reefs away. I've had them about 3 years now without any issues.
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For getting wet, Scott's Hawaii Makaha.
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Merrell thongs.
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$60? for flip flops? And comfortable in the same sentence? **** must be nice to be able to burn a $100 bill to light your Cubans.
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Currently wearing Speery flip flops. Good grip on the deck and the foot.
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rainbow east cape. best I have found for the money.
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Originally Posted by kevinv123 View Post
$60? for flip flops? And comfortable in the same sentence? **** must be nice to be able to burn a $100 bill to light your Cubans.
Then stick to your budget, don't worry about the budget of others.
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I've been very impressed with flojos from Costco. Picked them up as a spare pair to leave at the lake. Liked them so much, they replaced my sperry's for daily wear. I don't fish off shore, so no clue how the would work in that sort of traction situation, but they do fine on the boat. Also plenty of comfortable to walk in. The launch ramp in the neighborhood is about 3/4 of a mile down the street, and I've walked that distance in them many times to get back to the house for the boat.
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Originally Posted by striper97 View Post
Before I order another pair of Olukai's I thought I would reach out the THT brain trust to see if their is something else better out there.

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To me NONE better. I have several pairs and actual wearing a pair of the Olukai shoes now

Wife loves them too

If I don't have something with good arch support my back and knees start hurting by end of the day
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Save the Olukai's for casual dinner attire. I've recently bought Teva Katavi's and Teva Langdon's. Both are thong type flops with a very aggressive tread, almost like tennis shoes. Plenty of rubber beneath the sole for grip and ample cushion. I refer to them as my "off road" flip flops. Give em a look!

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