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Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by rookie03, May 6, 2005.

  1. rookie03

    rookie03 LawnSite Member
    from OK
    Posts: 184

    What kind of hat does everyone wear? I just wear the typical baseball cap. Does anyone wear the big brim hats? Are they any better at keeping the sun off your face? Post Pics if you have them!
  2. spcfoor

    spcfoor LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 261

    I used to wear just a baseball cap but last year switched to a big brimed hat. It made a world of difference. The baseball cap didn't allow air to flow over my head but the other did and kept me cooler. It also helps with the sun off the back of my neck.
  3. Appalachian landscape

    Appalachian landscape LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 453

    I like a full brim wicker hat. Everyone makes fun of me and calls me gringo, but it's like having your own personal shade tree that follows you where ever you go. Really helps out on those hot sunny days.
  4. lawnandplow42

    lawnandplow42 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 508

    a Number 8 dale jr. bud hat. Just normal baseball cap style.
  5. out4now

    out4now LawnSite Bronze Member
    from AZ
    Posts: 1,796

    Started w/baseball caps. Went to the full brims. Much better.
  6. 021462

    021462 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 97

    Baseball style hat but, I prefer the brim hat. Only problem is I wear ear muffs and I can't wear them and a brim hat.
  7. Jozgators

    Jozgators LawnSite Member
    Posts: 71

    Florida gators baseball cap
  8. touhey33

    touhey33 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 772

    Notre Dame baseball cap, where it backwards to keep sun off my neck which usually burns worse than my face. Plus I wear worktunes earmuffs so I wouldn't be able to wear a brim hat.
  9. GrassBustersLawn

    GrassBustersLawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 983

    I wear a desert camo bdu boonie cap. It has a 360 degree rim to help keep sun off face & neck. Also has a draw string for those WINDY days.

  10. MudslinginFX4

    MudslinginFX4 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,170

    I want a brim hat but I didn't think about not being able to wear my Peltors. Guess I won't be getting one after all.

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