Buzz Rickson Deck Hook Jacket Men's US Navy Hook-Front Deck Jacket BR13580 Navy-Blue
This hook front 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 USN deck jacket hook-front model. This jacket is a reproduction of the US Navy hook front deck jacket. This jacket features a metal hook type clasp closure, 3-layer fabric, non-stenciled plain jacket. The fabric of this jacket is made up of three layers. Outer shell is 100% cotton jungle cloth canvas (cotton grosgrain). Lining shell is blanket-wool lining. And there is one more layer (A cellulose plastic inner liner) inserted between the outer and the lining ones. Such a construction offers the best water and wind protection. This product is US/EU size. And this jacket is cut to wear as a Relaxed-Fit (a extra room around the chest and arm holes) with short in the body length, just as the vintage originals did. This jacket is a type of over-jacket intended to be worn as the outermost garment. This jacket is sized like the originals to allow bulky and warmer layers to be worn underneath and and allow a full range of motion so this jacket has short length but still has plenty of room through the chest and arm hole. If you prefer a more fitted look for a more casual look and fashion purpose, please select one size smaller. This item is new creations by Buzz Rickson by Toyo Enterprises from Japan Gender : Men. Fit : This product is US/EU size. And this jacket is cut to wear as a Relaxed-Fit (a extra room around the chest and arm holes) with short in the body length, just as the vintage originals did. This jacket is a type of over-jacket intended to be worn as the outermost garment. This jacket is sized like the originals to allow bulky and warmer layers to be worn underneath and and allow a full range of motion so this jacket has short length but still has plenty of room through the chest and arm hole. Fits may vary by style or personal preference. Our model wears a tagged size 36 (US/EU S/36) and is 175 cm/5'9″tall, 59 kg/130 lbs and 91 cm/36" chest. He normally wears size US/EU S/36. The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not body measurements) Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own. Available sizes. ・Tagged size 34 (US/EU XS/34)__Width: 20.9"__Length: 26.0"__Sleeve: 32.9"__Shoulder: 16.9" ・Tagged size 36 (US/EU S/36)__Width: 21.7"__Length: 26.8"__Sleeve: 33.9"__Shoulder: 17.3" ・Tagged size 38 (US/EU M/38)__Width: 22.4"__Length: 27.6"__Sleeve: 34.6"__Shoulder: 18.1" ・Tagged size 40 (US/EU L/40)__Width: 23.2"__Length: 28.0"__Sleeve: 35.6"__Shoulder: 18.5" ・Tagged size 42 (US/EU XL/42)__Width: 24.4"__Length: 28.7"__Sleeve: 36.4"__Shoulder: 19.3"
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 : Outer shell : Heavyweight corded-cotton jungle cloth (cotton grosgrain) fabric. Made of 100% cotton jungle cloth canvas (cotton grosgrain) to precisely match USN specs that is heavy duty, high density and extremely durable. Grosgrain is a tightly woven, sturdy fabric that has the appearance like a bedford cord on the face of the fabric. This densely woven fabric also has a luxurious matte sheen to it. *This jacket has some white marks/spots/streaks on fabric. This isn't an error. Please note that this is a process to create a vintage feel and look.
Lining shell : Inner lining in the body and sleeves are made of a 90% wool and 10% nylon blended blanket-wool lining. This lining provides great warmth to the wearer.
Type of insulation : A cellulose plastic inner liner is sandwiched between the corded-cotton outer shel and the blanket-wool lining to help keep cold winds from penetrating to the wearer's body. Suitable for mild or colder winter.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : A unique metal hook type fastener to reduce corrosion from salt water and allow for easier fastening. Large wind flap protector located behind clasp closure to keep cold air gusts and water out. Coming into service in 1943, the Deck Hook superseded the former Deck Zip model with the method of front closure being changed from a zip to a unique metal hook type fastener to reduce corrosion from salt water and allow for easier fastening.
Cuff / Collar / Hem : The two-ply worsted-wool knit ribbed collar, sleeve ends and waistband are comfortable and flexible.
Storage : Two external D-style hand-warmer patch pockets lined with cotton broadcloth.
Style : Mens Casual Fashion / U. S. Navy Military Style.
Pattern Type : No outside military markings. Plain (Solid color).
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeve.
Label : Navy Department / Buzz Rickson Mfg.Co.
Other details : The underarms have eyelets to let moisture and humidity out.
Model name : BR13580 Buzz Rickson's ( Buzz Ricksons Buzz Rickson ) by Toyo Enterprises Men's Blanket Lined Cotton Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / Jungle Cloth Jacket with blanket-wool lining / The U. S. Navy's Hook-Front Deck Jacket / U.S. Navy Deck Hook.