Buzz Rickson's Men's USAAF A-4 Mechanics Cap BR02241 Men's Wool Knit Winter Hat
This cap is the reproduction of the original vintage United States Army Air Forces (USAAF) Cap, Mechanics, Winter, Type A-4.
Gender : Men.
Size : One size fits most : fitting up to head measurement 60cm (23.6")
Style : Casual Fashion / A replica of the original vintage WW2 USAAF A-4 Mechanics Wool Watch Cap (A4 US Olive green mechanics wool hat). These are officially called "Cap, Mechanics, Winter, Type A-4".
Material : 100% worsted wool. Made from top quality worsted wool. The A-4 is a simple plain weave knit hat, made from an Olive green, 100% wool yarn.
Construction : Featuring single layer construction with a thicker weave in the body and a more compact weave at the top peak. Plain weave with form fitted crown. The design is precisely matched to the original construction, with the unique 6 petal crown design to ensure a neat fit and appearance which hugs the contour of the head.
Pattern Type : Plain (Solid color).
Other details : Exact reproduction woven spec. label correctly sewn to the inside of the cap. It features a medium profile with a fold-up brim for double layering at the ears. Six darts crown. The peak is sewn closed in 6 sections.
MADE IN JAPAN
New Condition with Tags. New with tags: A brand-new, unused, unworn and undamaged item.
*Please understand that measurements may vary somewhat.
Buzz Rickson's (Buzz Ricksons / Buzz Rickson) is a casualwear brand founded by Toyo Enterprises in Tokyo, Japan.
And its focus is on the reproductions of iconic vintage American military clothing and accessories, and other items with American vintage-military-style.
Featuring American vintage military patterns, motifs and designs, the lineup includes pieces in Japanese sizes and silhouettes with the materials and details that have been enhanced with modern casual styles for today's tast.
Buzz Rickson's products are designed in Japan, but their inspiration comes from the American military spirit.
The items are produced to give added casual style for wear in urban settings and use in town.
Here is one piece from Buzz Rickson's brand : A replica of the original vintage WW2 USAAF A-4 Mechanics Wool Watch Cap (A4 US Olive green mechanics wool hat) for Men.
The A-4 knit cap was used by ground crew of the Army Air Force during WWII. Cold winter days on the airfield.
The A-4 knitted hat was issued to the USAAF mechanics in WW2 and where often used by air crew and US Airborne soldiers.
The original A-4 caps have a unique construction style with the top forming six sewn segments and produced from a more-dense, worsted-wool knit.
This caps a perfect replicas of a timeless cap.
Made to the exact pattern as originals, in the same narrowly woven worsted wool.
This style combines the original features of classic military U.S.Navy Watch Caps with styling and tailoring from Buzz Rickson's collection.
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.