Waders (footwear)

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Waders denotes a waterproof boot extending from the foot to the thigh, the chest or the neck.wikipedia
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Waterproofing

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Waders denotes a waterproof boot extending from the foot to the thigh, the chest or the neck.
Waterproofing is used in reference to building structures (such as basements, decks, or wet areas), watercraft, canvas, clothing (raincoats or waders), electronic devices and paper packaging (such as cartons for liquids).

Boot

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Waders denotes a waterproof boot extending from the foot to the thigh, the chest or the neck.
In extreme cases, thigh-boots called waders, worn by anglers, extend to the hip.

Hip boot

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Waders are generally distinguished from counterpart waterproof boots by shaft height; the hip boot extending to the thigh and the Wellington boot to the knee.
Hip boots, or hip waders as they are sometimes called, are a type of tall boot initially designed to be worn by river fishermen.

Float tube

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Waders are available with boots attached or can have attached stocking feet (usually made of the wader material), to wear inside boots, or inside swimfins in the case of float tube fishing.
The angler generally wears stocking foot chest waders and scuba diving flippers, so the legs remain dry.

Wellington boot

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Waders are generally distinguished from counterpart waterproof boots by shaft height; the hip boot extending to the thigh and the Wellington boot to the knee.

Waterfowl hunting

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For leisure purposes, they are worn while angling, water gardening, playing with model boats, waterfowl hunting, and off-road riding of all-terrain vehicles.
In order to stand in the water and stay dry the hunter must wear waders.

Natural rubber

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They are traditionally made from vulcanised rubber, but available in more modern PVC, neoprene and Gore-Tex variants.

Polyvinyl chloride

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They are traditionally made from vulcanised rubber, but available in more modern PVC, neoprene and Gore-Tex variants.

Neoprene

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They are traditionally made from vulcanised rubber, but available in more modern PVC, neoprene and Gore-Tex variants.

Gore-Tex

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They are traditionally made from vulcanised rubber, but available in more modern PVC, neoprene and Gore-Tex variants.

Dry suit

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As a drysuit variant, full-body waders come with leaktight cuffs or gloves fitted to the sleeves and with a leaktight collar or hood fitted to the neck, enabling the wearer to remain dry when standing or walking in deeper water.

Swimfin

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Waders are available with boots attached or can have attached stocking feet (usually made of the wader material), to wear inside boots, or inside swimfins in the case of float tube fishing.

Angling

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For leisure purposes, they are worn while angling, water gardening, playing with model boats, waterfowl hunting, and off-road riding of all-terrain vehicles.

Gardening

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For leisure purposes, they are worn while angling, water gardening, playing with model boats, waterfowl hunting, and off-road riding of all-terrain vehicles.

Ship model

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For leisure purposes, they are worn while angling, water gardening, playing with model boats, waterfowl hunting, and off-road riding of all-terrain vehicles.

Chemical industry

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In the world of work, heavy-duty waders are used predominantly in the chemical industry, agriculture, aquaculture and in the maintenance of water supply, sewerage and other utilities.

Agriculture

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In the world of work, heavy-duty waders are used predominantly in the chemical industry, agriculture, aquaculture and in the maintenance of water supply, sewerage and other utilities.

Aquaculture

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In the world of work, heavy-duty waders are used predominantly in the chemical industry, agriculture, aquaculture and in the maintenance of water supply, sewerage and other utilities.

Water

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In the world of work, heavy-duty waders are used predominantly in the chemical industry, agriculture, aquaculture and in the maintenance of water supply, sewerage and other utilities.

Sanitary sewer

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In the world of work, heavy-duty waders are used predominantly in the chemical industry, agriculture, aquaculture and in the maintenance of water supply, sewerage and other utilities.

Pastor

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Waders are frequently worn by pastors during full-immersion baptism and they have an important application during flooding, when walking outdoors or indoors.

Baptism

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Waders are frequently worn by pastors during full-immersion baptism and they have an important application during flooding, when walking outdoors or indoors.

Flood

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Waders are frequently worn by pastors during full-immersion baptism and they have an important application during flooding, when walking outdoors or indoors.

Trench foot

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Trench foot is common in those who spend a lot of time in the water without proper protection.

Didymosphenia geminata

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In New Zealand, the use of felt-soled waders and boots for sports fishing was banned in 2008 as part of the containment measures put in place following the discovery of the invasive alga, didymo, in South Island rivers in 2004.