Buzz Rickson M-65 Field Jacket 3rd Model Men's M65 Military Field Coat BR14856
This military cotton jacket is made in Japan and produced by Buzz Rickson from Toyo Enterprises. The Buzz Rickson label, a division of Toyo Enterprise in Japan, is famous around the world for its expertly-crafted authentic military clothing. This jacket pays homage to the iconic classic U.S. military field jacket with exacting details. The pattern construction of this jacket is a reproduction of the M-65 Field Jacket Generation III (M65 3rd Model, third-generation). The M-65 3rd pattern features the outer shell made from cotton-and-nylon (70% cotton, 30% nylon) fabric in olive-drab which is a lighter-weight, smoother and more sturdy than the earlier M-65 models (heavyweight 100% cotton back sateen) for easy to dry when wet in Vietnam's hot and humid climate. And this jacket is originally intended to wear as a Regular Fit (Not too slim or Not too loose) with hip-length. This lightweighter outerwear piece can be worn year-round, especially in spring and fall. This item is new creations by Buzz Rickson by Toyo Enterprises from Japan.
Gender : Men.
Fit : This product is Japan size (Asian size), which tends to be about 1 size smaller than US and EU standard size. Because this product is made for Japanese market and made for Japanese clothing sizes. So please choose one size larger than your normal US/EU standard size. For example : If you are usually wearing size US/EU M/38, please choose "Tagged size Japan L (US/EU M/38)" for this jacket. This jacket is cut to wear as a Regular Fit (Not too slim or Not too loose) with Hip-length. Fits may vary by style or personal preference.
Our model wears a tagged size Japan M (US/EU S/36) and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 59 kg/130 lbs and 91cm/36" chest. He normally wears size US/EU S/36.
・Tagged size Japan S (US/EU S/36) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 35"-36"(88-91cm).
・Tagged size Japan M (US/EU M/38) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 37"-38"(93-96cm).
・Tagged size Japan L (US/EU L/40) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 39"-40"(99-101cm).
・Tagged size Japan XL (US/EU XL/42) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 41"-42"(103-106cm).
・Tagged size Japan XXL (US/EU XXL/44) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 43"-44"(109-111cm).
The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not body measurements).
Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own.
・Tagged size Japan S (US/EU S/36)__Width: 20.5"__Length: 29.1"__Sleeve: 32.3"__Shoulder: 17.3"
・Tagged size Japan M (US/EU M/38)__Width: 21.3"__Length: 29.9"__Sleeve: 33.1"__Shoulder: 18.1"
・Tagged size Japan L (US/EU L/40)__Width: 22.0"__Length: 31.1"__Sleeve: 34.3"__Shoulder: 18.9"
・Tagged size Japan XL (US/EU XL/42)__Width: 23.2"__Length: 31.1"__Sleeve: 35.4"__Shoulder: 19.7"
・Tagged size Japan XXL (US/EU XXL/44)__Width: 24.0"__Length: 31.9"__Sleeve: 36.0"__Shoulder: 20.1"
Width is half chest.
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side.
Made in Japan.
Brand-new, new condition with tags.
*All measurements are taken with the garment flat on the ground.
*Sleeve length is taken from the center back of the neck.
*Please understand that measurements may vary somewhat.
*Note that actual color may be slightly different from one in the photo.
Outer shell : Lightweight warp-cotton and weft-nylon high thread count cotton Fabric. 70% cotton and 30% nylon blended NYCO lightweight non-stretch, tightly woven outer shell. It has a vintage appearance due to the light puckering of the stitching and sophisticated wrinkles on the face of the fabric for the fashionable vintage feel and look. It is high density and extremely durable. It combines the toughness and the natural softness for comfort. This lightweight outerwear piece can be worn year-round, especially in spring and fall seasons. Great for wearing mid-season or even in the winter with under layering.
Lining shell : Inner lining in the body and sleeves are made of 65% polyester and 35% cotton blended, thin, lightweigt, density and tightness weave twill fabric. This lining is smooth and sleek so you can take the jacket off and put it on easily.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : Zipper closure. Front Fastener. Talon zipper with all-cotton zipper tape : The zipper is covered with a storm flap that fastens with snap buttons across the zipper. This design protects the wind from slipping through the front.
Storage : The jacket has four exterior pockets. Two chest cargo pockets with flap closures secured by hidden snap-down buttons. And Two large exterior inside hanging pockets with flap closures secured by hidden snap-down buttons at the lower front section of the front.
Collar : A convertible stand-up collar with velcro closure throat latch (throat tab, neck strap, chin strap, throat latch) to make fastening easy with a velcro tape. Throat latch that, when fastened, will help throat something from entering the jacket neck area. You can also hide a neck strap (a chin strap, a throat tab) with throat tab keeper velcro underneath collar, when you do not use a throat tab. This M-65 has a hidden hood in the zippered collar. The hood can be pulled out from the collar and rolled away into the collar.
Cuff type : Adjustable velcro tab cuffs. And the M-65 has hidden triangular velcro cuff designed to extend out and attach or cover gloves.
Pattern Type : Plain (Solid color).
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeve.
Label : Buzz Rickson MFG.CO.
Other details : Drawstring cords at jacket inside bottom and waist to adjust the fit. Pleated shoulders (Bi-swing back) to allow for ease of movement and comfort. Shoulder epaulets with buttons. On the inside of the jacket there are buttons for attaching the insulating liner in cold weather, but liner is NOT INCLUDED in this product. The jacket collar incorporates four buttonholes for attachment of a hood, but an optional hood is NOT INCLUDED in this product.
Model name : BR14856 Buzz Rickson ( Buzz Ricksons / Buzz Rickson's ) Men's Cotton Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / The U. S. Army M-65 Field Jacket / M-1965 Field Coat ( M65 M1965 Combat Jacket)
A label attached to the inside states the following.
1. Wear as outer garment or as under-layer in cold dry climate.
2. Wear button-in liner for added insulation.
3. Adjust closures and drawcords to ventilate; avoid overheating of body.
4. When hood is used, lower extension shall be worn over neck opening, preventing water entering opening.
5. Brush snow or frost from garments before entering heated shelters.
6. For fast drying, remove liner from coat.
7. Do not expose to high temperature of a stove.
8. Lubricate slide fasteners with wax.
9. For cleaning and restoring of water repellency, return to laundry for machine washing in accordance with established procedures for quarpel treated garments.
10. DO NOT STARCH, DO NOT REMOVE THIS LABEL.
How to measure the clothing
Garment measurements ( Not body measurements )
How to measure the clothing
Body Width (Half Chest)
Lay the clothing flat and measure 3 cm under the armhole. Measure from side to side
Lay the clothing flat and measure from base of collar seam (excluding collar) down to the end of the hem
Lay the clothing flat and measure from center back of base of collar seam to the end of the cuff
Lay the clothing flat and measure shoulder seam to shoulder seam
Lay Jeans/Pants flat, face up and do not stretch or pull fabric.
Measure flat across the back waistband from one side to the other with the natural dip. Double the number to get actual waist size.
Measure from the crotch seam to the bottom of the leg on the inside seam.
If you are unsure of the size to order, we will assist you. Please contact us by e-mail ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) with the following information : Height, waist circumference measure, chest circumference measure, body weight, (and type of clothing to be worn beneath the jacket most of the time), as well as the type of fit you prefer : Trim, roomy or oversized.