When you spend a lot of time in outdoor environments where there is little or no coverage from the sun, keeping yourself shaded is important to your health as well as your comfort. The Tru-Spec 100% Cotton Rip-Stop Boonie Hat is shaped to provide you with 360-degree sun protection, keeping you cool when the heat is on.
The boonie hat is relative simple in construction, with early versions having been crafted from salvaged materials in the field. Tru Spec designed their take on this uniform necessity to include screened brass ports for ventilation, an adjustable chin strap for customized fit, and a map pocket at the inside for added utility. Utilize the web loops around the crown for securing small items or enhancing camouflage to reduce your visibility profile.
The sun can do a number on you with prolonged exposure, so it is advisable to create shade for yourself however possible. This Tru Spec Rip-Stop Cotton Boonie Hat will spare your neck and ears better than a baseball-style cap and, of course, it’ll keep the sun out of your eyes as well.