Buzz Rickson Plain Tanker Jacket Men's Reproduction US Army 2nd Tank Jacket BR10994
This short 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 Buzz Rickson's Jacket pays homage to the iconic US tanker jackets with classic exacting details. Body pattern is a reproduction of the the U. S. Army 2nd-Model Tanker Jacket dated 1942 (Tank Jacket, Tankers Jacket). The 1941 1st pattern jackets had patch pockets, this was revised to slash pockets (hand warmer) for the 1942 2nd pattern. And this jacket is intended to wear as a Classic-Fit (a extra room around the chest and body for more comfort) with short in the body length, just as the vintage originals did. This jacket is cut like the originals to allow your bulky and warmer layers, such as a sweatshirt to be worn underneath this jacket and allow a full range of motion, so this jacket has plenty of room through the chest and arm holes. This jacket 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 40 (US/EU M/38)" for this jacket. This product is cut to wear as a Classic-Fit (a extra room around the chest and body for more comfort) with short in the body length, just as the vintage originals did. This jacket is short length but still have the extra room to fit wider chest for more comfort. This jacket is cut like the originals to allow your bulky and warmer layers, such as a sweatshirt to be worn underneath this jacket and allow a full range of motion, so this jacket has plenty of room through the chest and arm holes. Fits may vary by style or personal preference.
Our model wears a tagged size Japan 38 (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.
・Tagged size Japan 38 (US/EU S/36) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 36-37"(91-93cm).
・Tagged size Japan 40 (US/EU M/38) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 38-39"(96-99cm).
・Tagged size Japan 42 (US/EU L/40) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 40-41"(101-104cm).
・Tagged size Japan 44 (US/EU XL/42) Would be a good fit for Your Chest Measurement : 42-43"(106-109cm).
The following provides approximate garment measurements. (Not human body measurements).
Please compare actual garment measurements of our product to another you may own.
・Tagged size Japan 38 (US/EU S36)__Width: 22.8"__Length: 24.0"__Sleeve: 33.1"__Shoulder: 18.9"
・Tagged size Japan 40 (US/EU M/38)__Width: 24.0"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 33.9"__Shoulder: 19.7"
・Tagged size Japan 42 (US/EU L/40)__Width: 25.2"__Length: 24.8"__Sleeve: 34.6"__Shoulder: 20.5"
・Tagged size Japan 44 (US/EU XL/42)__Width: 26.4"__Length: 25.6"__Sleeve: 35.4"__Shoulder: 21.3"
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 : Made of 100% cotton twill fabric (Cotton Poplin, West point twill) to precisely match US Army specs. Light-weight, non-stretch, high density, tightly woven, extremely durable fabric. It combines the toughness and the natural softness for comfort.
Lining : Inner lining in the body and sleeves is made with 90% Wool and 10% nylon blended 26 Oz. blanket. This lining provides great warmth to the wearer. 26 oz blanket lined jacket stay warm but do not like bulky puffer jackets. Great for wearing mid-season or even in the winter with under layering.
Types of garment closure (Placket type) : The front closes with a zipper. Vintage-style brass CONMATIC zipper closure with wind flap protector (storm flap) located behind zipper closure. This design protects the wind from slipping through the front.
Cuff type : The two-ply worsted-wool cuffs with the narrow weave graduating into the wider weave at top.
Back of the jacket : Bi-swing back is a vertical pleat at either side of the back to allow for ease of movement and comfort.
Storage : Two external slanted single welt slash pockets lined with all-cotton twill.
Style : Mens Casual Fashion / Military Style.
Pattern Type : Plain (Solid color).
Label : Buzz Rickson Co.
Sleeve Style : Set-in sleeves.
Sleeve Length : Long sleeves.
Other details : Olive Drab, blanket-wool lining, wool-knit collar, cuffs and waistband. Authentic two-ply, worsted wool-knit collar, cuffs and waist skirt in Olive Drab are warm, comfortable and flexible.
Model name : BR10994 Buzz Rickson's ( Buzz Ricksons Buzz Rickson ) by Toyo Enterprises Men's Short Cotton Jacket with Classical and Fashionable Forms of Military Clothing / Jacket, Combat, Winter Type Tank Slash Pocket for Men / Mens Winter Combat Jacket.
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.