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Type: Artifact

Temple Gaiters
[Feet] All Races
DEF:12 HP+12 DEX+3
Enhances "Dodge" Effect
Lv.52 MNK

Enhances Dodge Effect

  • Grants an additional +10 evasion.

Final Fantasy XI

Category: Final Fantasy XI
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Just to verify...
# Oct 08 2008 at 10:44 PM Rating: Decent
873 posts
Just to verify, the die & reraise method still works. ^^;

Went in as a lower leveled NIN, got to the area with a couple Tonkos... Used a reraise earring, spawn the NMs, ran a little and got killed... Let them walk back to the tent (They didn't respawn in the couple minutes I waited, but they were far enough away).
Got up, went to a different flap, and got the scroll. :D
Mnk AF
# May 01 2007 at 1:28 PM Rating: Default
I like these, i notice a bit more of the mobs missing and also me evading some more of their attacks.

Fuma seem nice but I like the AF much better. I cant wait to get full AF and then eventually get the stuff to make +1 AF
# Aug 30 2006 at 6:52 AM Rating: Decent
101 posts
did it as naked 65 blm (taru).
used RR earing, poped, died, raised myself when the orcs despwn and got the item (btw, the Hide Flap didnt moved for me).
# Apr 16 2006 at 8:59 PM Rating: Decent
28 posts
As a Mithra, I've got nothing but love for these babies. I can ditch a Deft ring for another Puissance +1, and swap these babies out with my RSE (finally..). The only thing you lose is a) kick strength vs. Kung Fu's, or b) 4 HP. I'll take that trade for +Light, +dodge, and some actual defense on my feet, thank you.
Temple Gaiters
# Jan 13 2006 at 3:05 PM Rating: Decent
367 posts
I personally used them even at L74 and they still worked great for me, though there were obviously better choices. I only replaced these as my main boots when I got Dune Boots (Slightly lower defense but incredibly powerful kicks). I used Fuma Kyahans a little when I was L40-65ish.. but I really thought that these boots were a bit better, not to mention free.

# Dec 18 2005 at 4:12 PM Rating: Good
MNK's who wear Fuma over Kung Fu Shoes aren't really MNK's.

They're just idiots.
#REDACTED, Posted: Feb 20 2006 at 11:56 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) you're the idiot here 3% haste > +30 to kick attacks befroe 71 with kick attacks 2, +30 to a job trait that activates twice a fight sucks compares to 3% haste
RE: lol'd
# Jul 30 2006 at 10:36 PM Rating: Good
2,604 posts
being the owner of both I can tell you right now Kung Fu > Wulong line is MUCH better than Fuma. While I would not spend the money to buy Kung Fu if you can any MNK who wears Fumas or their high level equivalents is a idiot.
hmm competition?
# Aug 28 2005 at 12:22 PM Rating: Decent
I have my mind set that i am going to get the Kung Fu shoes that drop from the NM in West altep. My 67 DRG friend is going to help me kill it until we hopefully gert the drop ^^. But i am wonmdering: Are the Kung Fu Shoes better than Temple Gaiters? i think they are... Also they make me look rich and pimpin.
kung fu shoes
# Aug 26 2005 at 4:08 PM Rating: Decent
112 posts
ok these, kung fu shoes, and fuma, what is probably best?
# Feb 22 2005 at 10:53 AM Rating: Decent
Im a MNK52 and have both Fuma and temples, on my ring slots I have 2 snipers and at waist is the Brown Belt,I just Love the combination of Fuma with Brown Belt it´s awesome, the snipers works great and with additional foods u rock!
Temple Gaiters
# Jan 30 2005 at 2:33 PM Rating: Good
263 posts
Meh, honestly the boots are decent at best, but still better than Fuma in my opinion, the addedd dodge is well... not very helpfull, the Dex is nice, and Vs. higher end NMs, which enjoy spasming light-elemental moves, these are a god send. On another note, the quest is DIRT EASY, these are about 10X easier to get than Fuma. Here's what you do: Grab some one who has sneak/invis and knows the way to Fei'yin (if you don't, that is) go to the Qui'bia arena (sp) then zone out to Fei'yin and recieve a CS. Then there are two ways of doing this, one in which you die, in another of which you don't. Death way: Grab some prism powders (or sub WHM if it's 25+) and a scroll of instant reraise. Head to F-7 in Davoi, and find a 'Hide Flap' on a tent, the location is random. Examine the 'Hide Flap' and then hit your reraise scroll quickly. Two Orc NM's will pop, and kill you. Wait 'til they move away, then allow yourself to be raised. Find the 'Hide Flap' again, it will be on a DIFFERANT TENT. After examining it and recieving the scroll {Run away!} Non-Death way: Grab a couple friends, people who can take a hit (I had a 60 Galka MNK and a 60 Mithra PLD) find and examine the flap, tell the two 'Kiters' to voke, or grab hate from the two orcs, and zone (Two are not needed, but it's very helpfull) then, you find the new 'Hide Flap' (Which has moved) and {Run Away!} or, the way the game tells you to do it... Get about 5 55+'s, one of which a RDM or BLM (to sleep) and make the orcs pop, tell the RDM or BLM to sleep the PLD, while you kill the MNK, when the MNK is dead, kill the PLD, Voila, congrats, you have Temple Gaiters!
# Dec 06 2004 at 2:06 PM Rating: Decent
41 posts
Just activated the quest.....gonna get it on sunday probably..high level people of my ls gonna help me ^^
# Oct 03 2004 at 8:02 PM Rating: Decent
i still think that the fuma kyahn haste may be better unless you are tanking. of course the dex is VERY nice too :)
RE: gaiters
# Oct 10 2004 at 11:34 PM Rating: Decent
I didnt really find Fuma Kyahan to be any better then these.The 3% haste really makes no difference by itself and being an elvaan i am stuck wearing a life belt so for me our AF2 is better.Besides these so are so good looking =P
RE: gaiters
# Jan 09 2005 at 1:24 AM Rating: Decent
I can see why wearing these boots with no other haste+ equipment can seem a little bit of a waste, but with brown belt (which in my opinion is extremely better) your haste goes up to +12%. If you want to have the best equipment, save up for some ring slot ACC+ gear and make use of the haste+ gear we mnks get.
RE: gaiters
# Dec 06 2004 at 1:26 AM Rating: Decent
104 posts
Granted I can see why you don't prefer Fuma, but to really see a difference, you need to parse with the boots on and with them off. You also need to test for a long time. The 3% isn't going to be totally noticable right away. You need to have them on for a long time and see the difference over time.
RE: gaiters
# Feb 05 2006 at 2:33 PM Rating: Decent
The gaiters are better because even though the fuma might do more over time if you're in a good exp. party you shouldnt be fighting mobs that long.
# Aug 27 2004 at 7:56 PM Rating: Decent
After reaching lvl 50 this morning i am going out for them.These things are very nice if you dont want to spend 800k on kung fu shoes and have kick go off only two times per fight.
getin there
# Jun 30 2004 at 10:46 PM Rating: Decent
heh 44 on the rise cant wait got af1, next stop these nice Gaiters ^^ gotta get to 50 and break quest but after that home free ^^ someone help me out here im on Bahamut Server Look me up im on almost every night...
MNK AF = Pwnz
# Jun 28 2004 at 2:09 PM Rating: Decent
409 posts

I love the DEX up (<-Elvaan)
# Jun 24 2004 at 12:13 AM Rating: Decent
404 posts
I cant wait.....
i love mnk
# May 31 2004 at 2:23 PM Rating: Excellent
wuah teh crazy boots
# May 28 2004 at 9:46 AM Rating: Decent
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