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BW field cap, cold weather, Flecktarn, surplus

BW field cap, cold weather, Flecktarn, surplus

Price 9.99 USD excluding VAT

This piece of headgear is worn mainly for two reasons - it is very warm and unbelievably ugly.

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This piece of headgear is worn mainly for two reasons - it is very warm and unbelievably ugly.

After rough experience gained in the Second World War the Germans realized that field equipment should be designed with more emphasis on practical functionality, and looks in parades became less important.

The hat is basically a field cap with insulating lining. Flaps on the sides can be lowered to cover the ears and chin. The inside is green imitation fur. Another flap without lining is located under the visor, which can be turned to cover the forehead (or eyes for extra challenge), and a lightly insulated strip can be turned down to protect the ears and back of the head.

The hat is designed to fit under a helmet and does so quite well. In addition to military purposes this serves anyone who rides a bike during cold weather.

Sizing

Circumference of the head in centimetres is a common European sizing system. Because these are used and might have shrunk a bit, we advise to size up one step.

Material and care

  • Outer fabric: 80/20% cotton-polyester w. Flecktarn-pattern
  • Lining: 100% wool
  • Faux fur: 50/50% cotton-acryl

Don't wash this item. Chemical cleansing with tetrachlorethylene is advised.

Condition

These are in used, but good condition. Genuine German surplus!

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I would recommend for a friend

06.02.2017
Tänään kaksikin kertaa huomasin, että tämä lakki on hyvä talviseen pyöräilyyn. Ja kypäränkäyttäjät voivat laittaa lakin päälle
kypärän. Pitää hyvin viiman loitolla sieltä mistä pitääkin ja oikein kylmälle kantsii laittaa alle myssy, joko yksi- tahi kolmeaukkoinen
maun mukaan ja tällöin kannattaa tämän lakin olla numeroa suurempi kuin mitä tarvii ilman alusmyssyä.
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08.02.2017
Very warm cap, perfect condition.
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08.02.2017 (Edited 29.06.2017)
I would recommend for a friend

10.10.2017
Really warm and comfy when upsized by 1 as mentioned in the description. It's ugly as hell though.
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21.12.2017 (Edited 27.12.2017)
I have a 60cm head so I ordered a 61cm hat (the "feldgrau" model, actually) to account for shrinkage. What I received was much, much smaller than expected! On the tag someone marked the hat as a "57" -- which is the size it felt like when I first put it on my head. I soaked the hat in hot water and carefully stretched the hat back to its original size. It now fits my head perfectly. Lesson learned? Order 1 size up to be safe, but be prepared to do some stretching!
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07.01.2018
Todella mukava ja lämmin hattu. Omani on todella hyvässä kunnossa. Ja miksi te rumaksi tätä hattua haukutte? Hattuhan on helvetin siisti.
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20.03.2018 (Edited 20.03.2018)
Onhan tämä vähän karun näköinen eikä välttämättä yhtä lämmin kuin tyypillinen karvareuhka, mutta toden totta menee ainakin BW:n oman Schuberth 826-kypärän alle ilman ongelmia. Samaa ei voi sanoa tavan karvalakeista.
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22.03.2018
I ordered one of these last winter and I loved it so much I ordered another! It's the best winter hat I've owned. And I don't have to be delicate with it. I will wad mine up into a ball and cram it into my coat pocket. When I take it out again, it pops right back into shape and still looks the same. Ugly. But very comfortable and warm!
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01.05.2018
Great cap, ordered two sizes bigger than I normally wear, the cap appears to be unissued. Buy one! You won’t be disappointed! Five star service! Thanks Varusteleka!
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