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Subject Topic: Sorbothane. Ewen c Post Reply Post New Topic
29/3/2024 at 9:24am
 Location: Wigan
 Outfit: VWSharan. Sport 442.
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I read that Ewen recommended Sorbothane insoles for hiking boots, but is there a particular one that is better than others please ?


29/3/2024 at 6:36pm
 Location: Lichfield
 Outfit: Coachman Amara 450
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For many years I've always used 'Cush N Step' sorbothane insoles for both walking boots and shoes without any issues. The only problem is that they are not readily available to buy on the High Street so have always had to purchase off Ebay. However, they do vary in price so shop for the best price and customer feedback.


30/3/2024 at 9:14am
 Location: Wigan
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Thanks tango 55. I'll have a look.


via mobile 31/3/2024 at 8:42am
 Location: County Kildare Ireland EU.
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I use Sorbothane double strike. They are made by Sorbothane and widely available online.


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via mobile 31/3/2024 at 8:45am
 Location: County Kildare Ireland EU.
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This is them on Amazon

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Sorbothane-Absorbing-Football-Reducing-Fasciitis/dp/B07FB........

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31/3/2024 at 10:07am
 Location: Wigan
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Many thanks Ewen.

Have to remember that your name is not spelled Ewan: my son'sname.

I don't do many long walks now, but making sure my feet are comfortable is a good idea.


31/3/2024 at 5:56pm
 Location: NE England
 Outfit: Citroen Dispatch Campervan plus tents
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I use Superfeet Adapt Hike Max - they have a similar material in heel & across ball of foot.


01/4/2024 at 9:51am
 Location: Wigan
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Thanks S B.



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