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Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts

Item Number: F525350250

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    • Propper's Lightweight Tactical Shorts are engineered with high-quality materials and functional designs to meet the evolving needs of tactical and public safety professionals. Built for performance, these shorts can be worn on or off duty and have a durable, consistent appearance. Coated with DuPont Teflon, they repel liquids and stains in addition to being fade and wrinkle resistant. The shorts features a 9-inch inseam, snap-cap closure with French fly, heavy-duty reinforced seat, action stretch waistband, 11 pockets including two wallet pocket-in-a-pockets, two coin pockets, reinforced front pocket openings, a cell phone pocket large enough for a PDA, and extra large belt loops and a handy D-Ring for keys or tools.


      • 65% Polyester / 35% Cotton Ripstop
      • 9" Inseam
      • 2" Belt Loop
      • Fade and wrinkle resistant
      • DuPont Teflon fabric protector
      • Action stretch waistband
      • Sturdy snap closure & French fly
      • Extra large belt loops for Nylon duty belt
      • Double coin / utility pocket
      • Cell phone pocket large enough for a Blackberry
      • Wallet pocket in-a-pocket


      These shorts are made from all-season weight, 65% Polyester / 35% Cotton fabric manufactured in a Ripstop Weave. The fabric is coated with DuPont Teflon to repel stains and liquids.

    Reviews: Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts

    5 out of 5

    Reviewed by 18 customers

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    • Really nice design.

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 2/20/2015
      Reviewer: | Buffalo, NY
    • 5 out of 5 The ONLY problem will be trying to keep my husband from overloading them! Want to keep them up during activities! lol

    • Exactly As Described

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 9/24/2014
      Reviewer: | Lafayette
    • 5 out of 5 Naturally I am always leary when it comes to purchasing clothing items online but these Shorts were exactly as described with a great fit. They were actually a little better quality than I was anticipating. Very pleased with the decision to purchase and the product.

    • Needed more of these tactical shorts

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 9/15/2014
      Reviewer: | Anytown, Texas
    • 5 out of 5 Durable, easy to clean. Comfortable, waterproof, lots of pockets, Best walking shorts I have come across. Ideal for summer wear, hiking, exercising, etc. I have about 5-6 of them, not all Proppers.

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      Customer Rating
    • Date: 9/15/2014
      Reviewer: | Anytown, Texas
    • 5 out of 5 The product itself is good. Have bought same item in the past and just obtaining more backups with different colors.


      Customer Rating
    • Date: 8/25/2014
      Reviewer: | SIMPSONVILLE

    • Great shorts

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 8/24/2014
      Reviewer: | Atlanta
    • 5 out of 5 I have two pair now and have had a chance to wear them in hot Georgia weather. They are very comfortable. I wash and dry them and seldom have to iron them. I agree that the magazine pocket is too short for my new cell phone

    • Good product.

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 8/23/2014
      Reviewer: | Chapel Hill NC
    • 5 out of 5 Comfortable and neat for summer wear. The blend does not soak and keeps going when cotton is just soaked.

    • Pockets

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 8/22/2014
      Reviewer: | Belle Chasse
    • 5 out of 5 Great pair of shorts. The only thing is the pocket for the knife needs to be on the left side of the shorts as well, for the left handers that are out

    • not exactly like the full leg version

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 6/17/2014
      Reviewer: | Brockton
    • 4 out of 5 the cellphone pocket on these is shorter than the full pants version.The quality is good, but their usefulness is very limited since I rely on the full size cell pocket. if you have any of the newer smart phones the cell pocket will not fit it.

    • GREAT

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 8/23/2013
      Reviewer: | Florida-The Sunshine State
    • 5 out of 5 This is my second order. First was for 2 pair 1 size larger (38)as per comments. Second order was for 3 pair and correct size(36). Fits perfectly. I am totally pleased and will order more. Love the pockets and material...stain and water

    • Ludicrously over-sized now.

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 6/27/2013
      Reviewer: | Oregon
    • 2 out of 5 I've had a couple of pairs of these for a few years. Just got a new pair of the "same" size. They're like baggy clown pants. Maybe they took the 2011 reviewers comments too seriously. There is literally enough extra room to stuff a small watermelon down in there. With the waistband at the navel, they hang below the knees. And I am not a small guy. I have no idea what size one should order. They seem to be made for "pear-shaped" people. Good for those guys, I guess.

    • Good shorts

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 4/30/2013
      Reviewer: | Atlanta
    • 4 out of 5 I am wearing theses shorts for the 1st time today. I bought one size larger than I normally wear and they fit fine. With the expandable waist line, maybe I could have ordered my normal size. The material seems a little stiff but ok. The shorts have more pockets than I have " stuff" . Will wait until I wash/ wear a few times and see how they do in Georgia summers to give out the 5 th star

    • Pockets, pockets, pockets!

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 1/1/2012
      Reviewer: | Alexandria, VA
    • 5 out of 5 These shorts are great. Definitely order one size up because they do run small. The pockets are fantastic. I have a really large wallet and the thigh pockets are perfect.

    • Very Durable

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 10/15/2011
      Reviewer: | Chicago IL
    • 4 out of 5 I got these for use in a warehouse. The constant leaning on moving belts tends to shred cotton clothing in a month or two, but these show almost no signs of wear after 3 months! I've also worn them through the very hottest days and found them pleasantly comfortable as they don't become moisture laden and start to fall off. The pants have a strange cut, perhaps meant for actual "duty" use...all the same I wear my pants lower than the natural waste and find I need to roll the waste band over once to keep my belt from slipping over the top of the elastic, and it better positions the pockets.

    • Perfect Pockets

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 8/24/2011
      Reviewer: | St. Louis
    • 5 out of 5 I love these! The have a wallet-sized pocket within the large rear pockets that's perfect for.... wallets. The mag pouch on the front is perfect because when I'm not carrying a spare mag it fits an iPhone perfectly, leaving my left pocket free for my keys. Come to think of... why doesn't every pair of pants, tactical or not, have a 5th pocket specifically for mobile


      Customer Rating
    • Date: 5/19/2011
      Reviewer: | Iowa
    • 5 out of 5 I have only one simple complaint. They are sized a size smaller than what you would wear in 5.11's or Black hawks! So if your ordering a size 30 better get a size 32! Otherwise these are the best shorts I have ever owned and when I mentioned the others above I have worn some other manufactures before. I love the easy care, they are comfortable and look very classy. The last as well as the other's previously mentioned but for a lot less $$$$. If your not a billionaire or a CEO of an oil company then for the budget minded buyer, shop no further, just get over your ego thinking you can still fit into the same size pants as you did in high school.

    • Great shorts

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 4/23/2011
      Reviewer: | florida
    • 5 out of 5 I order a pair in Black. HAVE TO GET THESE ONE SIZE UP YOUR NORMAL SIZE TO FIT. Love these shorts. Better than 5.11 for the price of a 5.11. You can buy two of Propper shorts instead.

    • Almost Perfect

      Customer Rating
    • Date: 3/1/2011
      Reviewer: | Vero Beach, FL
    • 4 out of 5 These shorts are great in every aspect with all the Velcro pocket closures and storage areas. The only problem I found was that they are tight. I ordered a 32 as I am a 32 in all other shorts I buy. There is no room left in these shorts. So I would suggest buying the next size up from what you wear.

    Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts Khaki

    Available Colors

    • Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts Black
    • Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts Coyote Tan
    • Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts Khaki
    • Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts Olive Green
    • Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts LAPD Navy

    About Propper

    Propper collage Founded in 1967, Propper International has produced high-quality clothing and gear for soldiers, first responders, tactical operators and the public. Since its first government contract for "Dixie cup" hats, Propper's apparel line has grown to include flight suits, parkas, chemical weapons suits, flight gloves and many additional combat pieces. To date it has manufactured more than 120 million garments for the U.S. Department of Defense and is the largest official supplier for the United States military. Its reputation for high-performance, durable gear and clothing has also won over the commercial market. Patrolling city streets to fighting on the front lines, Propper's clothing is battle ready and can withstand the toughest mission.
    Styles Availability Price/Each
    Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts Black Black, 28
    SKU: F52535000128
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 30
    SKU: F52535000130
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 32
    SKU: F52535000132
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 34
    SKU: F52535000134
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 36
    SKU: F52535000136
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 38
    SKU: F52535000138
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 40
    SKU: F52535000140
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 42
    SKU: F52535000142
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 44
    SKU: F52535000144
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 46
    SKU: F52535000146
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 48
    SKU: F52535000148
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 50
    SKU: F52535000150
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 52
    SKU: F52535000152
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 54
    SKU: F52535000154
    In Stock $29.99
    Black, 56
    SKU: F52535000156
    In Stock $29.99
    Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts Coyote Tan Coyote Tan, 28
    SKU: F52535023628
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 30
    SKU: F52535023630
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 32
    SKU: F52535023632
    Backorder $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 34
    SKU: F52535023634
    Backorder $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 36
    SKU: F52535023636
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 38
    SKU: F52535023638
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 40
    SKU: F52535023640
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 42
    SKU: F52535023642
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 44
    SKU: F52535023644
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 46
    SKU: F52535023646
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 48
    SKU: F52535023648
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 50
    SKU: F52535023650
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 52
    SKU: F52535023652
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 54
    SKU: F52535023654
    In Stock $29.99
    Coyote Tan, 56
    SKU: F52535023656
    In Stock $29.99
    Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts Khaki Khaki, 28
    SKU: F52535025028
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 30
    SKU: F52535025030
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 32
    SKU: F52535025032
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 34
    SKU: F52535025034
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 36
    SKU: F52535025036
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 38
    SKU: F52535025038
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 40
    SKU: F52535025040
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 42
    SKU: F52535025042
    Backorder $29.99
    Khaki, 44
    SKU: F52535025044
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 46
    SKU: F52535025046
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 48
    SKU: F52535025048
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 50
    SKU: F52535025050
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 52
    SKU: F52535025052
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 54
    SKU: F52535025054
    In Stock $29.99
    Khaki, 56
    SKU: F52535025056
    In Stock $29.99
    Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts Olive Green Olive Green, 28
    SKU: F52535033028
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 30
    SKU: F52535033030
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 32
    SKU: F52535033032
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 34
    SKU: F52535033034
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 36
    SKU: F52535033036
    Backorder $29.99
    Olive Green, 38
    SKU: F52535033038
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 40
    SKU: F52535033040
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 42
    SKU: F52535033042
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 44
    SKU: F52535033044
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 46
    SKU: F52535033046
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 48
    SKU: F52535033048
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 50
    SKU: F52535033050
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 52
    SKU: F52535033052
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 54
    SKU: F52535033054
    In Stock $29.99
    Olive Green, 56
    SKU: F52535033056
    In Stock $29.99
    Propper Lightweight Tactical Shorts LAPD Navy LAPD Navy, 28
    SKU: F52535045028
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 30
    SKU: F52535045030
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 32
    SKU: F52535045032
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 34
    SKU: F52535045034
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 36
    SKU: F52535045036
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 38
    SKU: F52535045038
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 40
    SKU: F52535045040
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 42
    SKU: F52535045042
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 44
    SKU: F52535045044
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 46
    SKU: F52535045046
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 48
    SKU: F52535045048
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 50
    SKU: F52535045050
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 52
    SKU: F52535045052
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 54
    SKU: F52535045054
    In Stock $29.99
    LAPD Navy, 56
    SKU: F52535045056
    In Stock $29.99

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