Backed by an extensive research study conducted in 2008, the Buckaroo Miner's Belt is the preferred belt for underground mining use. Teamed with the Buckaroo Shoulder Braces, the wearer receives added lumbur support. it has been recommended that for the wearer to receive muscular skeletal benefits such as reduction in hip and lower back discomfort, a Buckaroo Back Support Miners Belt should be available to underground workforces.
Extensive materials testing was undertaken in the initial design stages to identify the best performance materials to use for the production of the Buckaroo Miners belt. Considering the exposure to harsh environments and given the nature of the type of work this belt is used under, we ensure there are no unsafe elements to the Miners Belt.
Select ONE SIZE LARGER than your standard pants size.
First of all, the belt is very well made and is of very sturdy construction. Comfortable to wear and offers great support.
However, no belt is perfect. while the following are definitely not deal breakers, they should be considered for any miner looking to purchase this belt.
the right hand accessory belt was a little too long when everything is buckled down, however, after trimming approximately 40mm off, it fits comfortably.
One last thing to note, and probably the biggest for me, is that you must unbuckle the left hand accessory strap to remove the belt. that means if you need to remove the belt to enter a vehicle or go for crib, your self rescuer (or whatever you have on your left) can slide straight off,
All in all happy with my purchase and would recommend the belt over all.
Quality, practicality, longevity and premium design underpin the ethos of a Buckaroo belt. We use genuine leathers and high performance materials to guarantee your Buckaroo will work hard and go the distance for you — built for the harshest of climates.