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Hodgman

We go the excess mile to develop gear engineered to resist the roughest conditions. We all know you're relying on our products to enable you to proceed farther and get the very best your outdoor adventure has to offer you.

Hodgman is based on the principle that we don't sell our waders and clothes until we've field tested it and conquer it up to the stage we are completely certain that you can't find a greater protective garment. It is gear with grit and an iron clad development procedure that yields performance day after day for years to come.  

That is why Hodgman is known throughout the world among the oldest and most respected titles in waders and outdoor gear. In actuality, following the company began in 1838 Hodgman fabricated what was probably the first pair of waders ever made.  

Today, Hodgman contributes to the design and creation of waterproof/breathable waders and foul weather grit gear used by avid sportsmen and sportswomen worldwide.  

The original company began in 1838 and has been located in Framingham, Massachusetts. The company prospered and over the years developed an exceptional reputation for better made watertight rubber products. Back in 1956, Converse Rubber Company and marketed goods in the initial Hodgman Company and sold products under the Converse/hodgman tag until 1979, when the Hodgman branch was purchased by R.W. Foster, president of Hodgman. In 2006, Hodgman was purchased by Stearns Inc., a K2 Company known for the marine and outdoor merchandise. Hodgman was obtained by Pure Fishing Inc., at the fall of 2011. Pure Fishing Inc., a subsidiary of Jarden Corp.. Jarden corp. is an entity which owns many renowned leaders in branded consumables that bring quality and value to the consumer.  

Hodgman has 41 products available for sale in the category of Sports & Outdoors.

Hodgman is rated 8 out of 10 based on 2,920 reviews.

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