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Striker Torrent Side-Zip 8" Black Leather

Style No. 43031

Built for speed on our lightest and most versatile platform system, the Torrent is designed for quick movements and all-direction pivoting. Speed lacing and a semi-locking side-zip allow for easy on-and-off capabilities.


Product Details


Designed for speed and constructed for stability, the Torrent is built on our lightest weight and most versatile TFX platform, the Danner® TFX-8. The custom Vibram® Torrent outsole features a pentagonal pivot point lug pattern for grip in all direction, while the speed lacing system and side-zip ensure a fast and secure fit.

How it Fits

The 851 last is an update to our popular 850 last. This last fits true to size with an athletic and supportive fit while providing ample room in the toe. Offering a specific heel shape that locks the heel in place for better fit and comfort on the back end of the boot, this supportive fit is ideal for those needing high mileage performance from their gear.


  • Durable, polishable full-grain, all-leather upper
  • Speed lace fastening system for secure fit
  • Lace garage
  • Semi-locking side-zip
  • 100% waterproof and breathable GORE-TEX® lining
  • Removable cushioning polyurethane footbed
  • Polyurethane midsole provides superior cushioning and added durability
  • New Danner® TFX-8 platform is the lightest weight and most versatile TFX construction featuring a cross stitch design which provides added durability and stability in the lateral toe and medial heal pivot zones
  • Vibram® Striker® Torrent outsole featuring a 360° pentagonal low lug pattern for grip in all directions, a flex notch design in key pivot areas and a more rugged outer lug pattern which sheds water and provides maximum surface contact
  • 8" height
  • Nylon shank
  • 60 oz
  • Imported

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(8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)


Great Boot

By Law enforcement Joe

from Sacramento, CA

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  • Comfort
  • durability
  • Great Customer Service
  • Long Lasting Soles


  • none

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    I've been ordering Danner boots since 2006. They have great customers service and a great return policy. I highly recommend the Torrents. I've had no issues whatsoever. I've had my current pair since December of 2012. Being in law enforcement, they've been exposed to the all the elements. Great in the heat (100 degrees) and dry in the winter. I hope the Torrents will be around for a very long time!



    By Barron G

    from Jersey Village


    • Durable
    • Quality Lrather
    • Solid built


      Best Uses

      • Every day use

      Quality leather
      nice construction

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      • No

      Only the best

      By JB

      from houston texas


      • Comfortable
      • Durable
      • Easy to put on
      • Easy to take off
      • Looks great


      • COST IS HIGH

      Best Uses

      • Everyday wear
      • Hunting
      • Work

      solid construction, light weight love this style of boot

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      I'm ordering my second pair

      By Limodrivermister

      from Ocala,Fl


      • Can Re Manufacture
      • Comfortable from day one
      • Easy on Easy off
      • No break in period
      • Waterproof


      • No pull tab
      • Only lasted a year

      Best Uses

      • Commercial Hvac

      I work in HVAC-R in Florida. On the roof of a supermarket temperatures can reach 180F or Walking on wet grass in the morning, This boot will hold up! Comfortable from day one! Ordering my second pair and sending in my first pair for a remanufacture! I recommend getting the boot dressing and applying it with your hand and rubbing it in good!

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      (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)


      Hard to break in

      By Back to Rockies

      from Kankakee, IL


      • Easy To Shine
      • Good Leather Quality


      • 5 Months Not Broke In
      • Hard sole
      • No padding
      • Not quiet

      Best Uses

        My first and last pair of Danners. The boot itself appears to be well constructed however not comfortable even while sitting in the squad car. I have owned this boot for 5 months and still does not feel like they are broke in. The sole of the boot has no padding and sounds like I am wearing high heal shoes when walking down a hallway. Very disappointed in the comfort.

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