The answers to the quiz are listed below. All comments are mine
and are based on personal experience by owning the various brands. If anyone has
additional information, I would welcome any comments or facts. Also let me know if
There are a couple of construction methods that clearly identifies a Chippewa and Red
Wing made engineer boot from all the other engineer boots. Wesco's are also easy to
identify. The older, original Chippewas, can also be easily identified from the
newer ones. See where Sears was a major source of Engineer Boots during the 60's and
70's. What was the name of Easyrider engineer boots?
This "the Answers & More" page covers the main details of the Chippewa
Engineer Boot which has been around for a long time. The original Chippewas are one
my favorite Engineer Boots. There are many other variations and various sole types
that will be covered on the "Chippewa Trivia" page. However, if you know
the information contained on this page, you will be an expert in identifying if an
Engineer Boot was made by Chippewa and approximately the age. You will be able to
recognize Red Wing and WESCO engineer boots.
Be sure and see a complete description of the various brands of quality engineer
boots, past and present on the 5 Brand Trivia pages. Also be sure and check the history of
the engineer boot.